Traders

Club Accounts/Discounts

Saxon Violence

Weapons from various periods in history – good for spears and stonking great axes.

Please reference BathLARP when you make an order, as for every ten orders from club members we get a free weapon. If we want to make a large order, discounts/cheap postage may be a possibility.

Morbid Masks

Prostheses, masks and other latex work – good standard elf ears in particular.

If you order through the club, we can get a 15% discount.

Gem’s Trading Co/Having a LARP

General mix of bits, some opportunities for custom work. Pretty solid.

If you order through the club in a bulk order, we used to be able to arrange a 10% discount – need to confirm this is still the case. However, Having a LARP are the folk we usually have down once a year for our own mini trade fair.

Winter Rose Armouries
Relative newcomer on the weapons scene, does a mixture of off-the-peg and commission work. The club has a 10% discount, ask for the code if you’re a member.
Gnosis Studios
A mix of weapons, both ‘standard’ and some very not (like throwing heads).

If you use our discount code they will give you 10% off any order. This offer Excludes sale items and postage.

General

Andracor
A German site with a fairly extensive range of armour, some weapons, basic kit, and various accessories.
The Jelling Dragon
Everything Viking.
Dein LARP Shop
A German LARP site with an interesting mix of bits and bobs at a reasonable price.
Strongblade
Some weapons, some armour, some clothing. Please note that any metal weaponry is strictly forbidden in LARP, and anyone who buys and brings it along to a game will be made to put it away.
Lederkram
German site selling all sorts of random bits, from armour to alembics (seriously, check out the Alchemy section).
The Viking Store
Miscellaneous larp bits and Viking bits.
ArmStreet
American site, nice mix of bits at not too great a cost, including some good faux-canvas tents.
Jaunty and Rakish
Miscellaneous bits and bobs including a large selection of unusual and interesting coreless weapons.
Wulflund
Meant for re-enactors rather than LARP, a wide array of kit and accessories. The weapons are metal, please do not bring them to games.
Get Dressed For Battle
Originally a re-enactors shop, GDFB have now expanded out into LARP. Fast service and good order handling.
LARP Warriors
A good all-round larp kit shop, also sells weapon DIY bits including sword ‘blanks’ and foam repair glue. Also worth looking at their sister-site Southern Swords – while not a larp seller it does have a lot in the way of clothing, armour and accessories.
Chow’s Emporium
Redefining the concept of miscellaneous, Chow’s supplies…stuff, from furs to tankards.
Twisted Goblin Armouries
Custom and off the peg work, primarily weapon/armour focused but just starting to move into costume as well. Definitely of interest if you have unusual plans, are kitting a child or have latex issues.
The Goblin Workshop
Fun weapons (note the pie daggers!) and interesting leatherwork (including custom sheathes).
A. J. Preece LARP Supplies
Weapons, leatherwork and misc. props.

Costume

Velvet Glove
Off-the-rack and custom costuming to a high standard.
Cloak’d and Dagger’d
Extremely nice and well-made but extremely expensive clothing.
Dornbluth
Exceedingly pretty medieval gowns and robes.
The Historical Emporium
Victoriana and steampunk clothing and accessories.
Garb The World
Clothing from all periods of history, meant for SCA and similar. American site. They have a First-Time-Set offer that’s relatively inexpensive for a basic set of kit (USD90 for a tunic, trousers and ring belt in 9oz cotton and leather).
Mark Cordory
Commission-only costume and armour…but so very worth the price and the wait.
The Costume Mercenary
Commission and off-the-shelf work, does a very nice line in frock coats and similar.
Zaubernadel
Commission-only German site.
Croft Design
Ecclesiastical wear.
The Jade Rabbit
Bespoke embroidery and dresses.
Pendragon Studios
Interesting variants on leatherwear and costume for multiple genres.
WhiteStar clothing
Custom kit for larp and cosplay.
Slav Medieval
Fairly straightforward tunics, dresses, cloaks and trousers.
Willow Bee Workshop
A mix of custom costume and leather-working with occasional stock.
Merlin’s Medieval Closet
A range of well-made and well priced bits of kit, the cloaks are recommended.
Stardust and Sparkles Larpcraft
Primarily costume with some leather armour and random props, ethos is about recycling so even ‘off the peg’ items tend to be unique.
Luthaisea’s Kit
Costume made to commission by one of our own members, with rumours of off-the-peg work to come (especially once the embroidery machine is duly programmed with Guild badges).
Mystrigue Creations
A mixture of costume and jewellery bits with some props on the side – especially of interest to the Empire players as they do virtue medals.
GoldenMochi Costumes & Designs
Mostly commission work, although there’s a small number of off the shelf items for Empire. Made by a larper for larpers, so expect practical as well as pretty in the end results.

Armour

Darkblade
Primarily an armour site with some nice bits and pieces, they also have a small range of costume and weapons (including the Big Roby Thing (sic)).
Farmerownia
Polish site. Very expensive, but very, very pretty leather armour. Also trades as Faun Forge.
Prince Armory
Really quite ridiculously over-the-top leather armour, but worth a look. American site.
Runa Rian
Some really quite stunning soft-leather armour, including a nice selection for women. German site (site is in German). Also now an online shop at Larperlei.de.
Black Raven Armoury
Leather armour of high quality.
AG Leather Design
Fairly hard-core leather armour and accessories.
Stahlgilde
Steel armour, including women’s armour that isn’t just a boob-plate.
RingMesh
American chainmail supplier; high quality, low weight. As they do PPE gear this includes full leggings and gloves.
Sinister Metalworks
American plate-armour maker, works to custom sizing only and uses 20 gauge steel to keep it lighter.
Armchair Armoury
Metal armour of the plate, scale and ring varieties, including the kit to make your own.

Weapons

Skian Mhor
Excellent weaponry and other foam latex work, pre-made and custom.
Eldritch
Weapons and some armour, a good place for “non-standard” weapons.
Knighthawk Armoury
An American shop that sells weapons from a variety of ranges. If you intend to try any national systems it’s worth checking the approvals range before buying.
Arty-Fakes
Unusual weaponry and other props.
Dragon Armoury
A mix of old and new construction styles to make classic blades with durable hilts. Also high quality PE plate armour.
Craeftigan
Various kit but mostly weapons. Formerly ‘Tallows’ and ’Warrior’s Wardrobe’.
Irregular Props
Nicely weighted weapons, and as far as I can see if it can be made in foam and latex they’ll give it a go…

Archery

Indigo Archery
Not only a physical shop but an indoor range for practice – the staff are both extremely nice and extremely competent. No LARP specific stuff as yet but they will advise on suitable bows and are considering getting in IDVs…
Quiverstock
Aimed more towards re-enactors but still a good selection of archery equipment, plus armour padding of varying types.
Fairbow
An interesting range of bows and arrow shafts.
Waffle Tip NERF darts
Amazon link to the only unofficial darts we allow for NERF Crossbows.

Food and Drink

Cowley’s Fine Food
A wide range of jerked meats, both traditional and modern, plus dried fruit strips and vegetarian dried food mixes.
Wye Valley Meadery
Light, fizzy meads for those who prefer something more at the beer than the wine end of the scale.

Masks and Make-up

Mandala Studios
High-quality foam and latex masks.
Dental Distortions
Fake teeth, fangs, and claws.
Grimas
Stage make-up of higher quality and lower risk of allergies than Snazz.
NorthFurFX
Prostheses of varying types, mostly aimed at the mascot/fur community but with some misc. bits (orc/ogre masks, horns etc.) that can be adapted. Very high quality work.
Just Posh Masks
Venetian masks, a good source for blanks for self-decoration.
Robin Red
Exceptionally pretty masks at a very good price. Also does custom goggles that can use your own old lenses.
MaskWorld
German site, good mix of masks, facepaints, prostheses and costume.
HobbyFX
Claws and fangs.
Madhouse FX Studio
Various styles of pointy ears.

Jewellery and Accessories

Magic Tribal Hair
Excessive hair falls with various bits braided in, in both normal and fantasy colours.
The Leather Man
Leather accessories.
Roo the Leather Carver
A mix of bits made from leather, all elaborately carved and decorated.
Wulflund Jewelry
Interesting bits of pagan-inspired jewellery and Viking-esque belts and bits. Please do not bring the real knives/swords/axes to games.
Eternal Designs
Leather masks, crowns and similar.
El Costuero Real
All sorts of oddities including antlers, butterfly-wing cloaks…
Coscraft
Primarily wigs and things to keep wigs happy, also some crafting gear.
Fun Costume Stuff
As the name suggests, but particularly good for hats, ears and other adornments.

DIY

Herts Fabrics
Reproduction fabrics.
The Identity Store
Leather and leatherworking equipment.
Beadsisters
Chain maille and crystal beads, UK supplier.
The Ringlord
Everything you need to make your own maille, including all sorts of interesting metal and other rings.
Armchair Armoury
Mostly a resource for making and repairing armour – scale and chain – plus some pre-made ring and chainmail.
Flints
Theatrical chandlers, good for sources of unusual materials for prop-making.
Celtic and Renaissance Trims
Trims, bedspreads and miscellaneous Celtic-y bits. The trims are good.
Thames Valley Plastics
LDP45 for all of your weapon-making needs.
Bayley Heritage Castings
Bronze fittings for all sorts of crafting jobs.
Celtic Craft Shop
Celtic-themed rivet/screw-back buttons, snaps and similar.
Harlots and Angels
Patterns for corsetry, hats and waistcoats; some pre-made bits.
Dragon Swann Designs
Embroidered patches and motifs that can be added to kit.

Other

Colorlites Ltd
Glass bottles of various shapes and sizes – ideal for alchemists.
Grunal Moneta
Authentic coin replicas or custom designed.
Candlemakers Supplies
Candles, haberdashery, and other useful bits and bobs.
Alpha Officium
Custom coins/tokens for events.
Seaflower Institute
Small fantasy ‘doll’ artworks, maps and character art.

Events

The Crimson Moon
Not so much a resource for our games, this is one of the best LARP IC taverns in the country. Can be hired out for events.
Bell Tent UK
Bell and other canvas tents at affordable prices. Also Camping with Soul, a site for fest-friendly camping gear and tent dressing, and Hotel Belltent.
Famwest Tents
Period tents in proper canvas in a variety of styles and colours.

Have something to sell and want to let the world know? Email the committee