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Beyond Medieval Leather Armor And Nerds: A Brief LARP History

In today’s world, people have many options of how to entertain themselves.  They can watch movies, read books, play sports, go hiking, and even engage in live action role playing, more commonly referred to as LARP.  Now let’s be honest…when … Continue reading

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Medieval Leather Armor, A Medieval Meal, And A Medieval Reenactment You Won’t Forget

The Middle Ages was a time of exhilarating excitement, bloody battles, and awesome action that is, no doubt, one of the greatest periods in history. Though this era is now a thing of the past, its legacy and impact is … Continue reading

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Leather Armor For Sale! Is It Worth It?

If you are someone who likes to engage in historical re-enactments or happen to be an armor enthusiast, there is no doubt you have been to conventions or Renaissance fairs where you have seen steel and leather armor for sale.  … Continue reading

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Ages Of Armor: A Look At Armor Types

Throughout history, armor has taken on many forms.  Starting simple, each new armor development has played off the one that has come before it and strengthened it in many ways.   For deeper insight, here is a brief snapshot of armor … Continue reading

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Leather Armor

Medieval men may have not yet known the delights of a double cheeseburger, but they managed to find an equally thrilling item to make from their cows: Leather armor!  Leather is likely the earliest material used to craft personal armor, … Continue reading

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