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Ancient Rome Warfare in Times of Imperial Glory
Ancient Rome Warfare in Times of Imperial Glory
Interesting facts of the past

Our previous article gave us an insight into the arrangement of Roman army during the times of Roman Kingdom and the early Roman Republic.…

Medieval Under-Armour Clothing: What Did Medieval Warriors Wear Under Their Armour?
Medieval Under-Armour Clothing: What Did Medieval Warriors Wear Under Their Armour?
Historical costumes and footwear

When the medieval army was summoned, the higher-ranking officials performed the so-called “muster”. This included inspection of the necessary equipment for each warrior. Not only weapons and armour were the subject of scrutiny, but also the…

Romanesque Art to the Renaissance Fashion: Which Countries Were the Trend-setters? Why Did Clothes Deform the Figure?
Romanesque Art to the Renaissance Fashion: Which Countries Were the Trend-setters? Why Did Clothes Deform the Figure?
Historical costumes and footwear
Each historical period came up with new fashion trends and styles. Those who wanted to fit in had to adapt to evolving clothing styles. In the Romanesque Art, clothing was often not very close-fitting. The Gothic Era wanted to highlight the natural…
Pirates - Merciless Criminals of the Sea
Pirates - Merciless Criminals of the Sea
Interesting facts of the past
Pirates were the sailors’ nightmare. The vision of getting rich quickly has often driven pirates to unprecedented cruelty. Some people today may see pirates as heroes fighting against the rich members of the society, but this was not really the case…
Three Musketeers vs. Real Musketeers
Three Musketeers vs. Real Musketeers
Interesting facts of the past
Athos, Porthos, Aramis and d'Artagnan. In most people, those names invoke the image of brave swordsmen with ostrich feathers in their hats, rather than the image of infantrymen with several bottles of gunpowder at their waist. But the latter image…
Cosplay: Turn into a Manga Character or a Hobbit
Cosplay: Turn into a Manga Character or a Hobbit
Historical costumes and footwear
Are you an anime, manga or sci-fi fan? If you are, there is no way you haven’t heard about cosplay! Learn more about cosplay and check out some jaw-droppingly accurate cosplay costumes!
Order a Custom-Tailored Costume from Outfit4Events. Here is How!
Order a Custom-Tailored Costume from Outfit4Events. Here is How!
Historical costumes and footwear
Ever been browsing through historical records and found that your favourite historical figure has a unique outfit or look that we don't offer in our store? Or maybe you would prefer a medieval cloak in an unusual colour? Here is great news for you -…
Tyranny as Well as Golden Age.  Who Were the Tudors?
Tyranny as Well as Golden Age. Who Were the Tudors?
Interesting facts of the past
Henry VII of the Tudor dynasty became the king of England in 1485. England at that time was troubled by civil wars, but it began to flourish again after the Tudors came to power. Who restored stability in England as well as its undying glory? Read…
How wild was the Wild West?
How wild was the Wild West?
Interesting facts of the past
Once Upon a Time in the West, The Magnificent Seven, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, or Winnetou. The American Wild West has featured in thousands of films. This is where many European people have got their idea of life in the West. How far is this…
Whoever Had It on Their Neck Meant Something. Torques Were a Symbol of Power and Status for the Celts
Whoever Had It on Their Neck Meant Something. Torques Were a Symbol of Power and Status for the Celts
Historical costumes and footwear
Warriors, the rich and gods. Torques - richly decorated neckband "knitted" from gold bars - were mainly worn by Celts in high positions. However, specimens of these remarkable massive neck ornaments appear in ancient Persia. We offer you an insight…
Meet the Most Famous Witches in World History
Meet the Most Famous Witches in World History
Interesting facts of the past
Models, scientists or even politicians. Much has been written about famous women who changed the world. We have decided to pay tribute to other remarkable ladies in world history. We have selected the 4 most famous stories of witches. Judge for…
Living History, a New Phenomenon Travel Back in Time to Experience the World of Knights and Princesses
Living History, a New Phenomenon Travel Back in Time to Experience the World of Knights and Princesses
Interesting facts of the past
Do you also sometimes wonder what it would be like to be born in the Middle Ages, for example? Fans of history know well that life in previous centuries was no bed of roses. Some of us still want to know and experience what it was like. So, what can…
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