In the world of swashbuckling types, there are a variety of clothing trends popular in the recent times. The popular trends include the trends of the Vikings, Caribbean pirates, Chinese pirates, privateers and movies.
Trends of Vikings: The Vikings’ trend belongs to the medieval era. The Vikings were the swashbucklers of that time, who used to plunder the ships and the coastal areas. The areas, in which these swashbucklers were active, were Asia, Europe and North Atlantic. You can find a wide range of men and women today wearing the pirate clothing of the Vikings in the renn-fests and the pirate festivals.
Trends of Caribbean Pirates: Caribbean trends are based on the pirates of the Caribbean Sea active in the renaissance period. During the renaissance period, a time came, which we know today as “golden age of piracy” in the present scenario. These Caribbean pirate trends are supposed to be most popular in the present scenario. Most of the movies on the pirate themes are based on the Caribbean pirates. There are a number of pirate style outfits available today in the Caribbean swashbuckler patterns.
Trends of Chinese Pirates: A number of pirates were born in China also. In China, there was a shadow economy and a parallel government of the swashbucklers. The strongest pirate with the fleet of 17000 men, Ching Shih, who had defeated the Chinese, English and Portuguese forces, also belonged to China. The pirate costumes named after Ching Shih have also started being made by some manufacturers nowadays.
Trends of the Privateers: Privateers were the authorized raiders who would attack the ships of the enemy nations. The pirate shirts in the styles of some of the privateers such as Sir Francis Drake are also available in the market in the present scenario.
Trends Derived from the Movies: A number of films have been produced now a days, which also provide the stuff to the present day fashion world. Pirates of the Caribbean film series is unquestionably most famous in this regard.