If purple be yar color, this be the perfect men's pirate outfit, yarrr! Prince would love this pirate costume to rock the night away. The right balance of rough and fancy. Purple be the color or royalty, because the dye be from a rare species of sea snail . It took 250,000 of these mollusks to yield just one ounce of usable dye. Purple color suggest riches n' royalty as well as romance n' sadness. Great color to stand out from the typical pirate crowd. See the matching ladies purple pirate outfit.