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Sans Culottes were made up of the working class men in support of the French Revolution. They normally wore trousers, carmagnole jackets, red waistcoats, clogs, and red peasant hats.


Bonnet Rouge, soft woolen peasants cap worn in ancient time and revived during the French Revolution to recall the Plebeian working class and fits with the popularity of neoclassicism during the 18th Century.

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Sans-Culottes: Sans-culottes are the longer more free styles pants that men began wearing during the French Revolution when breeches started becoming dissolved.

In the French Revolution, the sans-culottes were the radical partisans of the lower classes; typically urban laborers. The appellation refers to the fashionable culottes (silk knee-breeches) of the moderate bourgeois revolutionaries, as distinguished from the working class sans-culottes, who traditionally wore pantaloons (pants). During the peak of their influence, roughly 1792 to 1795, the sans-culottes provided the principal support behind the two far-left