The pirate trend is becoming more and more popular with the passage of time. A number of costumes in the styles of swashbucklers of the renaissance age are becoming more and more popular with the passage of time. Interestingly, these styles are popular among both men and women since we know the fact that there were both male and female pirate were active in the renaissance age, some of whom include Blackbeard, Black Bart, Calico Jack, Anne Bonny, Mary Read and more. On the other hand, we find the freebooters from both the genders in the fantastical world of the freebooters also, such as Captain Jack Sparrow and Angelica etc.
In the men’s costumes, we find pirate shirts, pants, coats and vests etc. Usually, these outfits come in the dark shades, because of the fact that the swashbucklers would often wear the wardrobes in the dark shades. The dark colors of the dresses used to reflect their outlaw occupations. But, there are the exceptions also, and you can find these outfits in the other shades as well. The costumes of the privateers, the outlaw pirates, are also very popular today.
On the other hand, the female’s pirate clothing includes skirts, gowns, pants, blouses, shirts and a lot more. The costumes work on the same rules as of the male outfits. They also come usually in the dark colors, but the exceptions are available here as well. An interesting thing is that some of the women also like to try the male’s dresses, in which also they look very cute. Apart from the clothing, a number of accessories are also worn by the men and women, such as pirate-styled hats, boots, swords and a lot more.
These dresses and accessories for men and women have been derived either from the styles the historical swashbucklers or from the pirate themed movies. The names of some of the historical as well as the fictional raiders have already been mentioned above. Moreover, the modern dress sense has also a prominent role in the designing of these pirate clothes. Such costumes are very popular on the themed occasions, such as renaissance festivals and pirate festivals.