Historical Costumes

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:- 

  •  Peaky Blinders 
  •  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. 

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Suffragette Costume


Country Gent


Three Muskateers


Fagin Costume


Queen Elizabeth I


40s Polka Dot Dress


Regency Costumes


F Medieval Costume


Ladies Regency Dress


Robin Hood & Marion


Anne & Henry VIII


Peasant Girl Costume


Elizabethan Costume


Kids Tudor Costume


Roman Costume


Georgian Costumes


Rose Titanic


Titanic Rose & Jack


Henry VIII Costume


Georgian Lady


Stuart Lady


Elizabethan Lord


Victorian Lady


French Courtier


Tudor Lord


German Lederhosen


Tudor Lady


Regency Costume


Georgian Couple


Venetian Outfit


St George Costume


Cleopatra Costume


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