Custom Commissions

Current Update: Commissions for 2022 have closed until further notice. 


At the Sign of the Golden Scissors specializes in historically accurate 18th century women's clothing and accessories. We offer a limited number of custom commission for clients each year. Commissions are excepted on a first come first served bases. Please note that we do not offer commissions for Halloween or Outlander type costumes or those loosely based on historical garments. 

Depending on the project, please allow a minimum 6 to 8 weeks for completion plus shipping time. A 50% non-refundable deposit is required to hold your place in line. Remaining balance plus shipping costs are due prior to your order being shipped. Email for additional details on pricing and available supplies. 

Please email us with your inquiry and include the following information:

  • Type of commission i.e. bonnet, cap, etc. 
  • Deadline
  • Inspiration images and/or descriptions
  • Type of materials to be used