If you really want to boost up the look of your costume . nothing serves the purpose better than a plume. Our plumes are of finest quality and are around 17-20 inches in length. These ostrich plumes are named so because they are real ostrich feathers. They will smarten the look of any medieval costume whether you are being dressed up as a musketeer . as Shakespeare or just wearing full body armor. The ostrich plumes are available in a rainbow of colors which may vary slightly from the image due to the dying process. Price is per feather. Customer Comment: This was the best plume I could find online. It is durable . wispy and easy to put on.