1.Clothing of the Middle Ages

Clothing was very important in the Middle Ages.


Garments or apparel.


A coat worn as part of a military or other uniform.

2.Steeple Caps

Large/tall elaborate hats.

3.Wealthy Merchants

The wealthy merchants wore elaborate clothing, and changed according to the dictates of fashion.


Wore flowing gowns and elaborate head pieces.

4.Interesting Facts

Brighter colors, better materials, and a longer jacket length were usually signs of greater wealth.

4.Interesting Facts

St. Benedict stated that a monks clothing should be plain but comfortable.

5.At the end of the Middle Ages, what type of clothing did weathy men wear?

5.What did people wear when they wanted to keep their heads warm?

7.I feel that their clothing in the Middle Ages was very practical, it did the job to keep them warm and comfortable.

8.Lizzy Stamper (3rd Period)