My Elven warrior finally has some arm protection now! My boyfriend did most of the crafting here, since he is far better in leather working than me. I did the design and the finish. They are technically till WIP, since the metal rank insignia is still missing on the tip.
From 2009 to 2017, is has been a long journey for this character. Elrian started out as a princess, now she is a simple soldier. I’ve played her in two different groups, lead other player in battle, used her to overcome my fear of speaking in front of people. The Surcoat is this year’s adition… Continue reading Facing ever onward
There are parts of my Larp Costumes that people never see, armour and overcoat cover it all. The grimy shirt has one purpose only: To protect my undershirts from the scalemaille mesh. The black dirt is from the armor, and I do not bother with cleaning it off every time, since it gets like this… Continue reading The invisible Layers
Thank you for Kelric and Nummi for catching these moments during the Final Battle of the Epic Empires 2017 These are the only pictures with the finshed armour surcoat, which proved to be resisant to dirt, fake blood and everything else. By tha way, this scalemaille is waterproof, and it probably saved my life, because… Continue reading Leading an Army
In 2009 I decided that if I wanted to fight in LARP battles, I needed a helmet. But It’s hard to come by a helmet for an elven character. Having one custom made was not an option at the time since I was still in school. I made this one with the help of my… Continue reading The old elven Helmet
Elrian after being wounded in Battle with Ardea, who is a healer. Epic Empires 2015, Photo taken by Jens Pönisch.
Elrian in Full Armor just before the Final Battle. The Photo was taken by Jens Pönisch and edited by myself.
Or almost spring. A friend of mine and I took the chance and had some photos taken of our characters Imrath and Elrian. Photo taken my Daniel Schmitt.
Today Nuryia an I took another try to get some nice Photos, this time in scale armour. It weights about 10 kilo in total, both helmet and plated shoulders are missing as well as leather bracers an gloves. The garment consists of a short robe, a modified hakama and a cape. It is far from… Continue reading Elven Armour