Not all middle age maidens were princesses; some were just distant nobility or social elite. Whatever the social standing, though, they all dressed in only the best. And whatever your back story, you can too, in the Renaissance Maiden Womens Costume. Adding a touch of noble elegance and a flair of social standing, this costume will make any woman look like the social elite of the renaissance. It features a full-length gown that is primarily maroon with gold touches to add character to the garment; the sleeves are gold with maroon draping, the bodice features gold decorations about the middle, and the skirt features an inverted gold V shape. Also included with the costume is a headpiece that features a translucent drape. Shoes are not included, however; any elegant medieval-styled shoe or heel will complement the dress nicely. And while they technically come from differing time periods, the Noble Knight Mens Costume (IN-11009) features the right colors to match this dress nicelyshould you need an escort of knightly caliber. The Renaissance Maiden Womens Costume is a regal and fun costume, one that fits perfectly as a Halloween costume; its fantastic for costume parties and just as good for dressing up for the holidayjust for fun. Its also a great dress to wear to medieval festivals or renaissance fairs; the style is appropriate for both. It even makes a great play or stage costume, suitable for the social elite: wealthy merchants and nobility alike.