Just as art was special during the Renaissance, so was fashion. In time period, different countries had their different styles of clothing but they also had consistent characteristics such as rich heavy materials, voluminous cuts, large sleeves, close body garments, wide hip-clothing, wide-toed heel less shoes and head dresses. Men often wore variations of the low-crowned, flat caps and Women wore the low-crowned hat in similar fashion. Women also wore detailed hair arrangements; most of them had their heads covered with some kind of headband.
Whether you need a Renaissance costume for that Romeo and Juliet play at school, for the Renaissance Festival or perhaps to time travel this Halloween you have will find a wide range of Renaissance costumes available for men and women of all sizes. Keep in mind when picking your outfit that Colors of this period are strong and often dark. Black velvet was a staple fabric of the period, especially in headdresses. White linen was another accent against colors of gold and burgundy for collars and wrist ruffles. With a Renaissance Costume, you will guarantee an elegant look this Halloween.