Welcome to American Duchess Historical Footwear!

American Duchess Historical Footwear

exclusively manufactures our own unique and increasingly varied line of reproduction 18th Century shoes, Regency slippersVictorian button bootsEdwardian Shoes, and 1920's T-Strap Spectator Shoes. We also offer a range of accessories such as 18th Century shoe buckles, 18th Century silk stockings, and reproduction Victorian button hooks, as well as Angelus leather paints (for creating a unique design that matches your costume perfectly), and shoe care products to keep your shoes looking their best for many years to come.

All of our historical shoes and accessories are carefully researched (referencing extant examples) and painstakingly designed to bring you historically accurate footwear that is extremely comfortable, durable, affordable and elegant. Many of our shoes are dyeable, or designed to be be painted for a completely unique and authentic look.

We design all of our products in sunny Reno, Nevada, USA, and look forward to fulfilling all of your historical footwear needs. We're a tiny company with big ears that are always open, so if you don't find what you're looking for then please join the conversation and become part of the development process for our forthcoming shoe styles on our Facebook page.

About Us

American Duchess is a small, historical, reproduction footwear company based in Reno, Nevada, USA. It was born from one costumer's inability to find elegant, affordable, comfortable and historically accurate footwear. Partnering with a community of hundreds of frustrated costumers around the world, we now manufacture a growing line of beautifully hand crafted Renaissance, 18th Century, Regency, Edwardian and Victorian shoes as well as reproduction shoe buckles and silk stockings.

Contact Us

+1 775-238-3674
11am - 6pm PDT
920 Matley Ln, Suite 2,
Reno, NV 89502-2160, USA