Womens Apparel

clothing-trunk.jpgMale pirates believed  the presence of a woman on board ship would anger water gods, so many female pirates did not identify themselves as such. Many female pirates be dressin' and actin' as a man while bein' aboard so as not to be noticed. Notably famous female pirates Anne Bonney and Mary Reed. 

However many historic female pirates dressed feminine.  Pirate Sayyida al Hurra be a queen and dressed as such. Viking Pirate Ladgerda stabbed her former husband wit a spearhead she concealed in her dress.  Pirate Ann Mills, who cut off her opponents heads, wore a mans tunic over a skirt. 

When ye be shoppin' at Antilles Trading Company be free to release your inner female pirate be it fierce or fancy.  Our clothing items be worn to events, festivals, merry makin' or general cavortin'.