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Recommended Authentic Sutlers

The following are sutlers we endorse for authentic Civil War uniforms and equipment suitable for purchase by Stonewall Brigade members.

General Sutlers

These vendors carry goods from some of the better makers of reproduction uniforms and accouterments, many of those found below in our specific equipment suppliers list.

S & S Sutler
One of the best general sutlers for authentic gear.

N.J. Sekela
Personal items and clothing. While Sekela offers excellent products, some Stonewall Brigade members have reported customer service issues or significant delays in orders being delivered. Be aware prior to placing an order.

Sutler of Fort Scott
Variety of personal items beyond typical haversack stuffers.

Carter and Japser Mercantile
Civilian clothing, knit goods, household items, groceries, and period food containers.

Regimental Quartermaster
A mainstream sutler, so use caution, but their Campaigner Gear selection is a good place to purchase quality gear from some of the makers we recommend, such as Waumbaugh, White & Co., Nick Sekela, and Family Heirloom Weavers.

Clothing

Wambaugh, White, & Company
Offer several different Confederate uniforms, as well as kits, fabric, and supplies.

Richmond Depot
Offers several different Confederate uniforms. Very high reputation for quality.

B & B Tart
Offer several different Confederate uniforms, as well as kits, fabric, and supplies. They also sell blanks – fully assembled jackets that just require the hand stitching (buttons, buttonholes, etc…) to keep costs lower.

ACW Kits
Garment kits by B & B Tart.

C.J. Daley
Excellent pieces, but selection is limited and orders can take awhile to be filled.

Myrtle Avenue Clothiers
Offers Richmond Depot jackets machine or hand-sewn. Most orders are made to order, so it can take a little while to receive your order.

W. Hutzell & Co.
Limited runs of uniforms, knapsacks, and other items via Facebook.

South Union Mills
Civilian clothing, knit goods, and fabrics.

County Cloth Inc.
Kits, patterns, fabric, and completed uniforms.

The Civil War Tailor
Specializes in Confederate officers’ uniforms and civilian clothing, but also offers custom uniforms, fabric, and buttons.

Beauregard’s Tailor
Authentically constructed Confederate and civilian clothing items based on surviving originals, period photographs, or first person descriptions of 19th century clothing.

Tartex Textiles
Fabric by B & B Tart.

Heirloom Weavers
Fabric.

Needle and Thread
Fabric and sewing notions.

Hats and Caps

Dirty Billy
Kepis and large variety of different slouch hats.

Clearwater Hats
Variety of slouch hats.

The Richmond Depot
Offers several kepis.

Russel Osmianski Caps and Kepis
Kepis and forage caps made to order.

Shoes and Boots

Missouri Boot & Shoe
High quality custom footwear.

Robert Land Historical Footwear
Available via N.J. Sekela.

Accoutrements

L.D. Haning & Co.
Also manufactures excellent knapsacks.

Lederarsenal
Also offers footwear.

Corson Leather Goodes
Glenn Courson, a member of the 33rd Virginia, makes excellent belts and other leather goods.

Dell’s Leatherworks
Belts, slings, straps, and officer equipment.

ACW Kits
Provides do-it-yourself kits for cartridge boxes, cap boxes, and bayonet scabbards. A great option if you’re handy with leatherwork and want to save some money.

W. Hutzell & Co.
Makes excellent leather goods, haversacks, and knapsacks.

South Union Mills
Carries leather belts, canteen straps, and slings from Cary Davisson.

Parsley’s Brass
Excellent belt buckles.

Hanover Brass Foundry
Manufactures a wide variety of buckles.

Merrick’s Custom Leather
Makes custom leather goods, including Civil War items. Please note, the Stonewall Brigade Staff does not have personal experience with this vendor. If you have experience with them, please let us know.

Canteens, Cups & Boilers

Otter Creek Tinware
Cups, boilers, dippers, canteens, lanterns, and other tinware.

South Union Mills
Offers a variety of tinware.

Knapsacks and Haversacks

L.D. Haning & Co.
Sells Confederate “Kibbler” single bag knapsack and Confederate hardpack.

Missouri Boot & Shoe
Sells excellent Confederate single bag and Issac and Campbell knapsacks.

Rifles & Bayonets

John Zimmerman
1195 Washington Street
Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
304-535-2558
While highly skilled, some Stonewall Brigade members have reported issues with this vendor meeting promised timelines or altering the agreed upon price.

Watts Defarbs
Excellent defrabing services by Todd Watts, formerly affiliated with Blockade Runner.

Blockade Runner
A mainstream sutler, but sells Armisport reproductions of the 1842 smoothbore musket and Enfield and Springfield (including Richmond Arsenal copy) rifled muskets.

Lodgewood Manufacturing
Sells Armisport reproductions of the 1842 smoothbore musket and Enfield, Springfield (including Richmond Arsenal copy), and Lorenz rifled muskets. Also offers defrabing services.

Back Creek Gun Shop
Sells bulk black powder and percussion caps. Located in Winchester, VA.

Jefferson Arsenal
Pre-rolled cartridges (no powder), cartridge kits, and imitation cartridges for living history displays.

Tents, Shelter Halves, and Blankets

South Union Mills
Coverlets, blankets, and rubber ponchos.

Wambaugh, White, & Co.
Shelter halves and kits to make your own.

Other Items

Sullivan Press
Paper items and books.

South Union Mills
Personal items, books, and newspapers.

RoweClan Haversack
Stationary. Please note, the Stonewall Brigade Staff does not have personal experience with this vendor. If you have experience with them, please let us know.

Historic EyeWear Company
Glasses.

Preservation Parcels
A small selection of authentic personal items, but proceeds go towards historical preservation.

Wyatt Enterprises
Personal items, civilian clothing, and goods in period packaging for reasonable prices. Please note, the Stonewall Brigade Staff does not have personal experience with this vendor. If you have experience with them, please let us know.

Jenkins and Company
Provides a selection of personal items and goods in period packaging. Please note, the Stonewall Brigade Staff does not have personal experience with this vendor. If you have experience with them, please let us know.

IWP Fabrications
Custom uniform insignia and flags. Please note, the Stonewall Brigade Staff does not have personal experience with this vendor. If you have experience with them, please let us know.