1850-1860


1850-1860 Lady’s velvet trimmed low Shoe, size 8 Seconds

1850-1860 Lady's velvet trimmed low Shoe, size 8 Seconds
1850-1860 Lady's velvet trimmed low Shoe, size 8 Seconds

1850-1860 Lady's velvet trimmed low Shoe, size 8 Seconds
These are “seconds” in that the velvet trim at the top is not clean finished. From the outside, they are identical to the standard detail, but internally, the velvet is not folded under. The velvet has been glued to the lining, preventing movement or fraying. Black leather upper, fabric and leather lined. This item is in the category “Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Costumes, Reenactment, Theater\Costumes\Women”. The seller is “needles9″ and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, Japan.
  • Size: 8
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Style: Shoes
  • Material: Leather
  • Theme: Civil War
  • Features: Vintage
  • Color: black
  • MPN: 0642
  • Occasion: reenactment
  • Brand: Handmade

1850-1860 Lady's velvet trimmed low Shoe, size 8 Seconds

1850-1860 Lady’s Red Low Shoe, size 5

1850-1860 Lady's Red Low Shoe, size 5
1850-1860 Lady's Red Low Shoe, size 5
1850-1860 Lady's Red Low Shoe, size 5
1850-1860 Lady's Red Low Shoe, size 5

1850-1860 Lady's Red Low Shoe, size 5
Our ladies low shoe is perfect for those who want a stylish yet durable shoe for indoor or outdoor wear! Musuem examples show this type of shoe in many different colors and foxing styles. Many extant examples are made from a combination of wool uppers and leather foxing and all leather as well. We decided to copy an all leather style to meet the demands of modern renacting. These shoes also work for everyday wear, and could easily work with jeans. Red upper, fabric and leather lined. This item is in the category “Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Costumes, Reenactment, Theater\Costumes\Women”. The seller is “needles9″ and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, Japan.
  • Size: 5
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Style: Shoes
  • Material: Leather
  • Theme: Civil War
  • Features: Vintage
  • Color: Red
  • MPN: 0613
  • Occasion: reenactment
  • Brand: Handmade

1850-1860 Lady's Red Low Shoe, size 5

1850-1860 Lady’s Decorative Congress Gaiter Shoe

1850-1860 Lady's Decorative Congress Gaiter Shoe
1850-1860 Lady's Decorative Congress Gaiter Shoe
1850-1860 Lady's Decorative Congress Gaiter Shoe
1850-1860 Lady's Decorative Congress Gaiter Shoe

1850-1860 Lady's Decorative Congress Gaiter Shoe
This shoe is both comfortable, easy to pull on in period clothing, and an attractive piece of footwear. This style of shoe is currently in fashion, and could easily be combined with a pair of jeans or leggings. We are offering this in the same wine color as the original, but will offer other colors if the demand calls for it. Sizes 7-9 are the standard stock sizes, but we can make other sizes upon placement of order. This item is in the category “Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Costumes, Reenactment, Theater\Costumes\Women”. The seller is “needles9″ and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, Japan.
  • Size: 6
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Style: Shoes
  • Material: Leather
  • Theme: Civil War
  • Features: Elastic/Stretch, Vintage
  • Color: Brown
  • MPN: 0643
  • Occasion: reenactment

1850-1860 Lady's Decorative Congress Gaiter Shoe

1850-1860 Lady’s Silk Side Lacer Shoe

1850-1860 Lady's Silk Side Lacer Shoe
1850-1860 Lady's Silk Side Lacer Shoe
1850-1860 Lady's Silk Side Lacer Shoe
1850-1860 Lady's Silk Side Lacer Shoe
1850-1860 Lady's Silk Side Lacer Shoe

1850-1860 Lady's Silk Side Lacer Shoe
Judging by the large number of surviving examples, these shoes represent some of the most widely worn ones of the time. We developed these last directly from original examples and then extrapolated them to modern feet. They feature the classic tapered toe of the 1860’s profile. The bodies are 100% silk, lined in cotton drill. Eyelets are hand done, and the silk binding is hand applied. Soles are attached by hand, all stitches concealed in the channel cut along the edge of the sole. Made in size 11. This item is in the category “Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Costumes, Reenactment, Theater\Costumes\Women”. The seller is “needles9″ and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, Japan.
  • Size: 11
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Style: Shoes
  • Material: 100% Silk
  • Theme: Civil War
  • Features: Elastic/Stretch, Vintage
  • Color: Brown
  • MPN: 0604
  • Occasion: reenactment

1850-1860 Lady's Silk Side Lacer Shoe

1850-1860 Lady’s velvet trimmed low Shoe, size 8 Seconds

1850-1860 Lady's velvet trimmed low Shoe, size 8 Seconds
1850-1860 Lady's velvet trimmed low Shoe, size 8 Seconds
1850-1860 Lady's velvet trimmed low Shoe, size 8 Seconds

1850-1860 Lady's velvet trimmed low Shoe, size 8 Seconds
These are “seconds” in that the velvet trim at the top is not clean finished. From the outside, they are identical to the standard detail, but internally, the velvet is not folded under. The velvet has been glued to the lining, preventing movement or fraying. Red leather upper, fabric and leather lined. This item is in the category “Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Costumes, Reenactment, Theater\Costumes\Women”. The seller is “needles9″ and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, Japan.
  • Size: 8
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Style: Shoes
  • Material: Leather
  • Theme: Civil War
  • Features: Vintage
  • Color: Red
  • MPN: 0642
  • Occasion: reenactment
  • Brand: Handmade

1850-1860 Lady's velvet trimmed low Shoe, size 8 Seconds

1850-1860 Lady’s Emerald Silk Side Buttoning Ladies boot

1850-1860 Lady's Emerald Silk Side Buttoning Ladies boot
1850-1860 Lady's Emerald Silk Side Buttoning Ladies boot
1850-1860 Lady's Emerald Silk Side Buttoning Ladies boot
1850-1860 Lady's Emerald Silk Side Buttoning Ladies boot
1850-1860 Lady's Emerald Silk Side Buttoning Ladies boot

1850-1860 Lady's Emerald Silk Side Buttoning Ladies boot
Judging by the large number of surviving examples, these shoes represent some of the most widely worn ones of the time. We developed these last directly from original examples and then extrapolated them to modern feet. They feature the classic tapered toe of the 1860’s profile. The bodies are 100% silk, lined in cotton drill. Buttonholes are hand done. Soles are attached by hand, all stitches concealed in the channel cut along the edge of the sole. Made in size 11. This item is in the category “Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Costumes, Reenactment, Theater\Costumes\Women”. The seller is “needles9″ and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, Japan.
  • Features: Vintage
  • MPN: 0610
  • Occasion: reenactment
  • Size: 11
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Material: 100% Silk
  • Brand: Handmade
  • Style: Shoes
  • Color: Emerald Green
  • Theme: Civil War

1850-1860 Lady's Emerald Silk Side Buttoning Ladies boot

1850-1860 Civil War Gentleman’s Lace Up Shoe, size 10

1850-1860 Civil War Gentleman's Lace Up Shoe, size 10
1850-1860 Civil War Gentleman's Lace Up Shoe, size 10
1850-1860 Civil War Gentleman's Lace Up Shoe, size 10
1850-1860 Civil War Gentleman's Lace Up Shoe, size 10
1850-1860 Civil War Gentleman's Lace Up Shoe, size 10
1850-1860 Civil War Gentleman's Lace Up Shoe, size 10
1850-1860 Civil War Gentleman's Lace Up Shoe, size 10

1850-1860 Civil War Gentleman's Lace Up Shoe, size 10
Made from a pair in a private collection, these shoes have shown up in period photographs showing both civilian and military use. A very similiar pair was identified to have been worn my an officer of the USS Monitor. Of ankle height, and closed along the front inset vamp with brass eyelets. All leather pull strap along rear seam, and soles attached with Vermont wood pegs Size 10. This item is in the category “Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Costumes, Reenactment, Theater\Costumes\Women”. The seller is “needles9″ and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, Japan.
  • Size: 10
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Style: Shoes
  • Material: Leather
  • Theme: Civil War
  • Features: Elastic/Stretch, Vintage
  • Color: Black
  • MPN: 0617
  • Occasion: reenactment
  • Brand: Handmade

1850-1860 Civil War Gentleman's Lace Up Shoe, size 10