When dressing in authentic period style, be sure not to neglect the proper womens historical undergarments! Medieval Collectibles provides a wide selection of medieval chemises for you to choose from. These medieval smocks come as full-length underdresses as well as short chemise tops. Perfect for wearing underneath any of our Renaissance gowns or medieval dresses, these comfortable medieval shifts protect your fine period clothing from sweat and oils, helping your period garments stay fresh longer. We offer period chemises with long bell sleeves and with short sleeves of various lengths. This category includes Celtic chemises, wench chemises, noblewoman chemises, peasant maiden chemises, Norse chemises, Victorian chemises, chemise blouses, and Italian Renaissance chemises. These period underdresses make a great addition to historical re-enactment outfits, theatrical costumes, and party attire.
item # MY100126
A simple garment for medieval re-enactments or the Renaissance fair, the Alina Underdress makes a useful addition to any period wardrobe. The long-sleeved dress is crafted from high-quality cotton perfect for cooler weather.
Anne Of Cleves Chemise
item # DC1144
A medieval designed chemise with drawstring at the neck and elastic at the elbow. The Anne Of Cleves Chemise has stylish sleeves below the elbow and forms nice frill on the elbow. Lace on the back gives it nice and curvy fit.
$40.00 – $46.00
item # MCI-3372
A simple, yet elegant addition to any medieval outfit, the Astrid Chemise is designed to be worn as a night dress to sleep in or an underdress to wear under your medieval gown. Dress in the proper medieval fashion with it!
Bell Sleeve Chemise
item # MCI-4009
This style features a long sleeve with a wide bell sleeve cut at an angle. This waist length Bell Sleeve Chemise is an extremely versatile piece that should be a necessity for any Medieval or Renaissance wardrobe.
$45.00 – $55.00
Bell Sleeved Medieval Blouse
item # MCI-502
Transform yourself into a lovely maiden or pirate princess in the Bell Sleeved Medieval Blouse. This essential womens shirt is made of comfortable and soft batiste. Its timeless bell sleeves have drawstring cinching at the elbows.
item # DC1143
The chemise was worn under medieval ladies clothing. It kept the outer clothing cleaner by absorbing perspiration. The Black Chemise was often slept in as well. This is a handmade medieval style chemise made from Cotton fabric.
item # DC1137
This classic medieval chemise is made of high quality rayon fabric which gives flowing and flattering look. Its classic medieval design makes this chemise a necessary part of your medieval wardrobe.
Casual Bell Sleeved Medieval Shirt
item # FX1142
When something is casual, it is something that you can wear every day. Well, you can certainly do that with the Casual Bell Sleeved Medieval Shirt, whether you are costuming at the fair or creating your unique style!
item # DC1045
The Celtic Chemise is made of 100 percent cotton and features bell shaped sleeves and a drawstring at the neck. The Celtic Chemise is designed to be worn as an undergarment with medieval clothing and dresses.
item # 100508
The Celtic Chemise was worn under all medieval ladies clothing. Our well-made chemise has very long sleeves and ties at the shoulders. It is a very special Celtic look that goes well with almost any gown.
$60.00 – $70.00
item # MCI-141
This Celtic Chemise is a beautiful handmade rayon medieval chemise. The Celtic Chemise has a generous length of drawstring at the neckline with full, long sleeves. The Celtic Chemise is worn under gowns and skirts, like a medieval slip.
Celtic Decorated Chemise
item # DC1081
Our Celtic Decorated Chemise is made of 100 percent Cotton. The Chemise has a beautiful lace that runs along the sleeves. The Celtic chemise has elastic around the neck to give the option to wear on or off the shoulder.
Celtic Decorated Chemise
item # SS-CELT
Made of cotton muslin and machine washable, this chemise with a drawstring neckline has full, long sleeves with metallic trim sewn down them. This chemise is only thigh-length, making it a great option for hot summer days!
item # DC1046
The Classic chemise is made of 100 percent cotton and features a drawstring at the neck and elastic at the cuffs to give a puffy look. The Classic chemise is designed to be worn as an undergarment with medieval clothing and dresses.
item # SS-CLASCHE
The chemise is worn under gowns, bodices, and skirts, like a medieval slip. Chemises absorb the bodys oils and leave less wear and tear on the outer garment, which was usually more expensive. The chemise does the same job today.
item # SS-CHEMET
The Classic Chemisette is a delightful and stylish top that is nothing less than Renaissance chic. Thanks to its simplicity, this top has a myriad of uses, ranging from being worn under dresses to acting as a stand-alone garment.
Classic Short Chemise
item # DC1072
This classic short chemise is made from 100 percent cotton fabric, which feels great on your body. The elastic cuffs create puffy sleeves down at the wrist and elastic on the neck gives an option to wear it on or off the shoulders.
$55.00 – $70.00
Country Maiden Chemise Top
item # MCI-237
The Country Maiden Chemise Top is a lovely medieval chemise. It is made from light-weight Muslin cotton, making it very comfortable. It is designed to be worn under any womans gown, bodice, or blouse, just like a medieval shift would be.
$42.00 – $52.00
Essential Medieval Chemise Top
item # MCI-506
For a blouse befitting almost any medieval or fantasy look, choose the Essential Medieval Chemise Top. Made of a comfy, lightweight material in a timeless style, this womens blouse is a must-have for historical and fantasy wardrobes.
Flowing Womens Medieval Blouse
item # FX1140
Beautiful detail makes this Flowing Womens Medieval Blouse a fine piece for any girl to wear. Its overall look gives it a versatility that allows it to go with a variety of styles from historic to fantasy to new age and more!
Full Length Medieval Under Dress
item # FX1114
The dress might have been the common choice for the ladies of the medieval era, but it was not always worn alone. Sometimes, this Full Length Medieval Under Dress would have accompanied it for reasons of style as well as for layering.
$50.00 – $60.00
item # MCI-142
The chemise was a staple of womens wardrobe for centuries, all the way up to the Victorian era. The Gothic Chemise resembles this common undergarment. This cotton underdress is a fantastic addition to historical or fantasy costumes.