Menu
Men's Purple Knickers

Colonial Men's Purple Knee Breeches

$39.97 - $49.97
SKU: 457A-1032G-R3
Size Chart:
Size:
Bundle & Save: See Bundle Tab Below
Eligible for FREE Shipping

Includes: Men’s Purple Polyester Gaberdine Colonial Knee Breeches

 

  • Description
  • Product Care
  • Product Reviews

Breeches were the only acceptable type of trousers or pants during the 1700s. Also referred to as colonial knickers, breeches were the fashionable choice in the 18th century. A pair of knickers covered the body from the waist down to the knees.

All colonial men, from famed revolutionaries like the Founding Fathers to renowned historical men such as Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson, wore breeches as the very base of their formal and casual attire. Men and young boys alike wore colonial knickers, and it was an important rite of passage for a boy to graduate from infant’s clothing to a pair of breeches — a pair of knee-breeches transitioned children into men. Once a boy reached age six or seven, he was presented with his first pair of breeches, signaling his move towards adulthood. In turn, colonial pants became a symbol of America’s growth and evolution in its earliest years. Men followed George Washington, America’s first president, and a revolutionary war hero, who wore colonial breeches when he took to the political stage and the battlefield.

With over (17) colors to choose from, these Colonial Knee Breeches come with an elastic waist and elastic at the bottom of each leg for easy adjustability.

 

Pair with our wide selection of colonial clothing parts and accessories to create your very own personalized colonial outfit.

 

US MADE IN TORRANCE CA.

Check out many other clothing separates and costume accessories Here:

Fabric Content:
Self: 100% Polyester Gaberdine

Cleaning Instructions:
* Most items made from polyester/cotton blend treat as polyester.
* Most items made from polyester can be machine washed and dried.
* Use warm water and add a fabric softener to the final rinse cycle.
* Machine dry at low temperature setting and remove articles as soon as the tumbling cycle is complete.
* If ironing is needed, use a moderately warm iron.
* Most items made from polyester can be dry-cleaned.

As we cut all of our garments individually (Coats, Vests, Pants, Dresses, Etc.)
Fabric Shades may very & may not match exactly.

To remove stains:

Soak and the wash with soap and warm water using a mild liquid detergent.

Remove tough stains by spraying with a mild stain remover. It will have a better chance of removing stains other than food and dirt.

Tumble dry on low heat.

There are no customer reviews for this product. However, you can be the first person to add a review for this product.