A while back, I was talking about some of my first SCA outfits. Thankfully, no pictures have ever been unearthed (as far as I know), but I did promise sketches of some of them.
You have to understand, I joined the SCA when I was 18, but I had been costuming long before then - I have always loved dressing up, and started making my own costumes when I was a kid. I used to enter Sci-fi con masquerades all the time, and built up quite a wardrobe of, well, pretty hideous stuff. When I started in the SCA, I didn't know a damn thing about historical clothing - like most people, I had a picture in my head largely inspired by Hollywood, and a heavy dose of fantasy. Which led to these outfits: