Tentmaker Westernbedarf Halang - 
we make historical tents for over 25 years

The handicraft business "Westernbedarf Halang" works since 1990 for historical associations, museums, but also for camping and outdoor fansPersonalities which with the special kind of freedom and leisure time enjoyfor friends of historical groups who are active in Living History, who want to recreate the life of past events in their spare time in a largely authentic way.In recent years, our tent workshop has become a leading manufacturer of historic tents in Germany and abroad.

We specialize in trusty teepees, military tents, baroque tents and historic tents from various periods of history.The foundations of all tent structures are the traditional sources.But even tents for trail riders and other mobile people, lodges and original Awnings covers to protect against sun and wind are designed and manufactured in our workshop.We only process high quality natural material. The fabric is specially equipped for our climatic conditions, so that a long life is guaranteed. The wood is cut in local forests.

To reconstruct historical events, special focus is on clothing and the historical Equipment seton request, historical clothing made from fine deerskin is sewn according to the Indian and trapper model and leather rider Quirt. Our leather workshop is responsible for for the repair of biker clothing or Oldtimer handels. Today, our leather workshop, which establishes its tradition on the leather craft of the city Freiberg, specializes in the modification and repair of heavy leather suits for bikers.
The personal background of Eva-Maria and Hartmut Halang help successfully implement the business concept

Long before the establishment of the craft business "Western Halang" Eva-Maria and Hartmut Halang dealt intensively with the history of the indigenous people and the colonization of the North American continent as well as the historically correct reenactment of past periods. They sewed their first tepee after original artwork of the Sioux Indians, designed and tailored clothes and uniforms for hobby Indians and settlers according to authentic pattern. Made of leather chaps andWestern clothes based on Indian and trapper model.

Leather bull and quirt were braided. Halang and her friends used their hobby of recreating American history with great attention to detail. Today, our customers particularly appreciate the personal contact to the "Boss". For a long liftime of a tipi proper construction and permanent care are a must. Professional assembly instructions, on request construction on site, dismantling after the end of the season and winter storage,Imparting laundry and after impregnation and if necessary repair, Hartmut Halang always personally takes over.