Opening Hours: 
Monday Closed, Tuesday 10-5, Weds 10-5, Thursday 10-7, Friday 10-5 
Saturday 9.30-5, Sunday Closed 
Bank Holidays – Closed 
The Historical and Period Costume Hire department at Express Yourself Costume Hire in Southampton, Hampshire, is a journey through the ages. Within the themed rooms and departments are authentic period costumes suitable for Medieval Banquets, Weddings, Theatrical Productions, Re-enactments, Carnivals, Murder Mystery evenings and any themed party or formal event. Express Yourself are renowned for genuine high quality and choice for all men’s and women’s historical and vintage costume hire as well as a very generous unique selection of genuine uniforms and militaria to hire. 
 
Here is an example of just some of the historical costume styles and themes that are available, please note that this only a tiny example of the selection within our range:- 
 
Titanic Costumes 
Downton Abbey Costumes 
Victorian, Medieval 
Tudor, Elizabethan 
Regency 
Crusaders 
Tailcoats and Tophats 
RAF, Navy and Army uniforms 
Pinstriped-suited gangsters 
1920’s Flappers 
Sherlock Holmes 
Henry Vlll 
Sir Walter Raleigh 
Lord Nelson 
Mr Darcy 
Regency Ladies and Gents 
Musketeers 
Venetian Masquerade Dress 
 
Express Yourself have an amazing choice for Murder Mysteries, bring in your script and description of your character and we will dress you accordingly and to suit you! Come and enjoy browsing this terrific collection in the Historical Men’s and Ladies Rooms and also the Uniform Room. 
 
There are far too many costumes and accessories to display on this website. Express Yourself have one of the largest costume hire ranges outside of London. 
 
Every hire costume is cleaned and laundered every single time. 
 
Do you have a question you would like to ask? Our expert costume team are always delighted to answer your questions. Here are all our contact details. 
 
Look good feel amazing. 
 
If you cannot make it to our shop near Southampton, Hampshire, you can use our fast and efficient Postal Hire service. Just email our friendly staff and our friendly knowledgable staff will help you. 
 
Express Yourself Costume Hire for a Period or Historical costume hire to suit you. 
 
Ask a question 
Here is our email address expressyourself@costumeneeds.com 
Ask a question 
Here is our email address expressyourself@costumeneeds.com 
Phone us 
Phone us here 02380 560990 
Post code 
Here is our post code SO31 5AN 

Here are just a very few of the Historical characters actually available from Express Yourself Costumes in Southampton. 

Henry VIII Costume 
Tudor  
Couple Costumes 
Elizabethan Lord Costume 
Tudor Lord 
Costume 
 
Regency Costume 
Georgian Couple Costumes 
St George Costume 
Womens 40s Polka Dot Tea Dress Costume
Womens 40s Polka Dot Tea Dress Costume 
Georgian Lady Costume 
Robin and 
Marion Costumes 
Victorian Lady Costume 
German Lederhosen Costume 
Peasant Costume 
Cleopatra Costume 
Stuart Lady Costume 
Country  
Gent Costume 
 
French Courtier Costume 
Tudor Lady Costume 
 
Edwardian Costume 
Venetian Costume 
Queen Elizabeth I Costume 
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