Do you want a gambeson with full mobility of arms in combat, but too puffy sleeves or underarm opening negate all the charms of such options? Then meet the first quilted doublet with overlapping sleeves. Complete mobility of the arms in the shoulders and, at the same time, an exceptionally high level of safety. Just appreciate how cool this gambeson is. It has no armpit hole where an opponent's blade can get caught, which is fraught with injury. At the same time in this quilted armor you can move your shoulders any way you want, bring your arms together in front, raise them completely above your head - the cut and extensibility of the lacing gives you the freedom to do it. But with ...
HEMA jacket stylized after early medieval padded armor – gambeson? Is it real? Surely, we’ve got one. HEMA enough to take part in any HEMA event, medieval enough for most medieval festivals, LARP events, and stage performances. Even SCA events are possible – just order one with more padding layers. Simple and concise cut, length to mid-thigh, back slit, slightly modified sleeve (ties on the sleeve cuffs)on the top for more movement freedom – this model is 100% brutality padded body protection that looks stylish and cool; suitable for washers. Jacket has got traditional for HEMA padded armor overlap closing type that looks flawless and adds more protection to the chest. ...
Soft armor and hema helmet is cool and reliable soft armor helmet. It is intended for training in MSF (Modern Sword Fighting), knife and stick fighting, however, it is equally good for HEMA. * Helmet’s visor is mask-shaped and is made of 2 mm (12 ga) thick stainless steel. It is protected against piercing, holes are 8 mm (7 ga) in diameter. * Helmet's fabric cover protects against piercing. * Upper and posterior parts of the helmet have inner protection made of the 30 mm (1,18 in) foam, reinforced with plastic. * Helmet is equipped with integrated neck protection. * Helmet's weight is 2.5 kg (5,5 pounds) * Dome's upper arch is m...
Club Rapier NEWBIE – stylization of early models of rapiers for hema fencing. Rapier have solid “Spanish” cup for protection of hand, light flexible and safe eco rapier blade, diamond shape, which is comfortable for thrusts but still gives and opportunity for cuts. Best choice for beginning to do rapier fencing in hema/sca if you don’t use musketeer’s. Rapier is a common name for number of different types of medieval swords in XV-XVII. Actually, rapier is sword with a long, narrow blade and a basket or cup hilt for protection of hand. Early rapiers are, actually, longswords with the well protected hilt. In course of time the construction of rapiers became lighter and ...
Short HEMA style gambeson is a type of very popular model HEMA style gambeson with diamond stitching It’s a modern gambeson designed especially for fighters, who take part in Historical European martial arts. Our tailors were working hard, studying HEMA manuscripts, ancient tapestries and gravures, and created really cross-functional aketon armor. The one, which allows not only fencing, but also making wonders of acrobatics. It looks decent, but may complete even royal armor at the highest level. It is cut according to the HEMA rules, but definitely unique. This gambeson has some feature of its medieval ancestors, for example, natural fabrics, and pay atten...
This modest but stylish basic padded fighting jacket is a part of hema fencing kit. It has a classic, neutral look and will provide you lightness in motion together with comfort during training. Its outstanding feature as a proper hema jacket is a full overlapping on the breast and neck. It ensures additional protection of torso and throat (due to the double stand-collar). You give us your specific measures and wishes - we make you a completely custom gambeson that will bring you joy and comfort for a long time! Main features of padded fencing jacket: extremely lasting outer fabric in compliance with 350N standard padding of hema jacket is ma...
The HEMA helmet is the most important element of protection if you decide to take part in HEMA. Modern Swordsmanship and HMB fencing training requires just as much protection as full-contact steel arm combat. Our craftsmen created this new HEMA helmet especially for participation in high-level sports competitions, both in singles and groups. If you are serious about HEMA and not just messing around with sticks wrapped in foam, then this helmet is your must-have and there are exactly 6 reasons for that. Reason one - the HEMA helmet with an integrated throat from Steel Mastery really protects your head from all sides. The second reason is that this helmet fits snugly and secur...
Smallsword Olympic is a lighter and more comfortable successor of a Renaissance rapier. Originally, it comes from the XVII century France and rapidly gains favor all over Europe. It’s mostly due to the fact, that it could be used as a military, casual, and duel weapon – a practical item to own. However, times change as well as the smallsword – it transformed into french dueling sword only to become later a basis for an Olympic epee. We understand that our customers want to use their smallsword for various purposes – training, fighting, reenacting at the festivals, or even for design purposes. Therefore, we offer training and musketeer blades. Training one is of an Olympic epee –...
Duelist Rapier is based on the Spanish-style non-cutting rapier that appeared in the XVI century. It is assembled on the 105 cm (41,3 in) long triangular musketeer blade, comfortably light and lasting while its length gives additional advantage. Considering its parameters, duelist rapier is perfect for HEMA. Your hands will be delighted, fights will be quality, and you will be a happy owner of this weapon for a long time. However, we should warn you that different HEMA fencing tournaments have particular rules regarding the blade’s length, weapon’s weight or model. Therefore, it’s best for you to check those rules before choosing a particular model to make sure you’ll be allo...
In historical fencing loads of various weapons are used. Respectively, an amount of protection kits is no less considering each and every one wants to pick their own absolut kit that satisfies all the needs and preferences. For those who appreciate classic even in training clothes we've prepared this stunning hema fencing kit. Produced in traditional classic historical style, it, however, provides the most advances standards of protection due to quality material and great cutout. Universal unisex fencing set – perfect for historical fencing training – consists of a short fencing jacket with stand-collar and short hema fencing pants (padded chausses). *** Main featu...
Hema fencing gloves Destreza – light and comfortable gloves for rapier, smallsword or light sabre. Extra padding at handle prevent sliding grip out of your hand. Padded cuff and fingers give extra protection from cuts at thrusts. Exellent choice for teams, clubs and new fencers join durability, comfort and good price! SIZE hand circumference (without thumb) total gloves length S 18 cm (7,09 in) 33 cm (13 in) M 20 cm (7,9 in) 34 cm (13,4 in) L 22 cm (8,7 in) 35 cm (13,8 in) XL 25 cm (9,8 in) 36 cm (14,2 in)
HEMA fencing mask protector - a solid guarantee to keep a back of the head and collarbones safe and sound. This protector is greatly useful for the historical as well as modern fencing lovers. It's made of a firm fabric (Cordura) and is reinforced with ABS plastic. Therefore, wearer's back of the head, collarbones, and neck are protected from opponent's points and hits. Moreover, there is also a removable lower part that covers the chest and creates additional protection. And, surely, it looks awesome – black outer part and a selection of colours for the inner part (black, blue, yellow, red). Price does not include HEMA fencing mask If you want order made-to-measure mas...
Smallsword is a lighter and more comfortable successor of a Renaissance rapier. Originally, it comes from the XVII century France and rapidly gains favor all over Europe up until the First World War. It’s mostly due to the fact, that it could be used as a military, casual, and duel weapon – a practical item to own. However, times change as well as the smallsword – it transformed into french dueling sword only to become later a basis for an Olympic epee. We understand that our customers want to use their smallsword for various purposes – training, fighting, reenacting at the festivals, or even for design purposes. Therefore, we offer training and musketeer blades. Training one is o...
HEMA style gambeson is a type of modern gambeson designed especially for fighters, who take part in Historical European martial arts. You give us your specific measures and wishes - we make you a completely custom gambeson that will bring you joy and comfort for a long time! This long gambeson has some feature of its medieval ancestors, for example, natural fabrics, wadding, stitching (for example – diamond stitching), and lacing for fastening. But, cut of this padded gambeson is adapted for HEMA standards. Base price includes following options: 1-2 layers of padding (natural sheet wadding 50% cotton, 50% wool); Natural (uncoloured) cotton for outer and in...
HEMA jacket with blade catcher – meet our new project! This padded HEMA gambeson inspired by classic fencing camisole silhouette has high stand-up turn-down collar and traditional chest overlapping. Well, it really looks similar to the XVIIIth fencing jacket. It’s so much alike that when looking at it you just feel that you need a sword, a hat with a feather, and high boots. Then jump on a horse, exclaim "Que diable!" and take part in a race for the queen's diamond pendants. Don't you? Notice the original obliquely overlap type – almost full on the chest and one-half on the stomach. Not only this way of additional defence gives a chest shield but also looks really cool an...
Historical look and modern level of protection? This is a zipper fastened HEMA jacket with a double collar. Modern high-leveled padded HEMA torse protection with the silhouette of classic fencing camisoles. Today's gambeson is equipped with a high stand-up turn-down collar and functional cut with chest overlapping. You give us your specific measures and wishes - we make you a completely custom gambeson that will bring you joy and comfort for a long time! Gambeson jacket has a traditional for modern fencing equipment obliquely overlapping type - almost full on the chest and one-half on the stomach. Such a cut type allows not only to provide additional protection, but also incre...
HEMA fencing Mask 1000N - the best choice for training and competitions. It's firm and secure grid together with solid however comfortable collar provide great protection. Plus, rubber strap protects your face from touching the grid during the fiercest fights. Also, the inner pad is removable, therefore, you can easily wash it after the productive training or a pleasant fight. Oh, and did we mention its saucy outlook? Yes, its totally black and gorgeous! HEMA fencing mask 1000N can be made in 4 sizes: S – for head till 58 cm (22,83 in) girth M – for head with 58-65 cm (22,83-25,6 in) girth L – for head with 65-72 cm (25,6-...
HEMA style gambeson is a type of modern gambeson designed especially for fighters, who take part in Historical European martial arts. Our tailors were working hard, studying HEMA manuscripts, ancient tapestries and gravures, and created really cross-functional aketon armor. The one, which allows not only fencing, but also making wonders of acrobatics. It looks decent, but may complete even royal armor at the highest level. It is cut according to the HEMA rules, but definitely unique. Classy pass to the courteous community ;) This long gambeson has some feature of its medieval ancestors, for example, natural fabrics, and pay attention to the detail – diamond s...
HEMA fencing tournament sets usually is expensive and beautiful vestment, and no one trains in formal attire. And surely, as in any other professional sport, training clothing really matters in HEMA martial arts. It is a bad idea to train without the necessary protection or put on any old clothes. Professionals know that this is completely insufficient and unacceptable. Therefore, for real fighters and true connoisseurs of the art of HEMA fighting, we present this HEMA training gambeson armor set. This HEMA training fencing equipment set consist of: Chest protection – HEMA PADDED ARMOR CHEST PROTECTOR; Arm protection – HEMA PADDED ARMOR ARMS PROTECTIVE GEAR; Legs pro...
Most of the strikes you will get at HEMA training battle will fall on your work arm and shoulder. That is why we not only strongly recommend, but also anxiously ask you do not neglect for your work arm protection. We made this cool arm protection especially for HEMA training. You will keep maximum freedom of arm movement with it, still having good protection at fighting. Moreover, you can use this specialized HEMA training fencing equipment for SCA battle trainings just adding a few more layers of padding in it. If you do not know how many layers of padding you need, you can firstly order Samples for gambesons layers padding to make a decision. There is two layers of padding in t...
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The long gambeson fits perfectly and works well as a standalone piece of clothing. Shipped without issues, though sadly not fit for warm summers.
The gambeson fits perfectly and has a great workmanship! Absolute buy recommendation! Plus, the service is excellent! I can only recommend making the wrist a little larger if the hand is significantly larger than the wrist, otherwise it will be very difficult to get out.
I am very happy with this wonderful piece of work. It fits perfectly. great quality and a really friendly contact. I can recommend Steel Mastery! Thank u very much.