TradeCraft Bonus is all about geek designed and geek crafted items for gamers. Readers have used the column to find goodies for themselves and gifts for friends. I think Rawring Crafts challenges the format. You should buy gifts for friends but I suspect you’ll want to shop for yourself! The solution? Go for it; shop […]
Do you ever have to work on costumes? Live action roleplaying, cosplay or perhaps just Halloween? Below you’ll find five tips from The Leatherbound Geek. You’ll also find a Kickstarter pitch which is a good way to get someone else to make geeky accessories just for you. [Back this Campaign] At the time of writing, […]
Ever been in a grump that your RPG character could only really manage a leather helm without getting hit by vision or dexterity penalties? Didn’t fancy the look of your character as she stalks around dungeons and danger with a leather cap on her head? I think this dire wolf inspired helm from Epic Leather […]
Okay, so I made up the Dex penalty rule. I doubt Imperial Armories even considered THACO while designing this suit. Also, they didn’t call it Deadpool either. I think the official name of “Dark Knight Monarch” for this.
Two of the Justice League heroes wearing mythic medieval armour. These leather suits were created by deviant artist Azmal, aka Samuel Lee, who has confirmed that Loki, Deadpool and Green Lantern are also going to enjoy the same treatment.
I’ve seen people clubbing in gas masks. I suspect this particular mask might appeal to them as well. It’ll appeal to ravers, goths and those who worship alien gods from beyond time and space. This mask, tentacles and all, is on sale over at Legion Leather’s etsy store. Take note of the warning; Made from […]
Mittelalter is a German store that sells medieval clothing, fantasy and LARP costumes. They specialise in leather armour and creating feelings of insecurity. Okay, the insecurity may not be intentional but Mittelalter create tiny pieces of leather armour, designed for the body beautiful and the brave. It’s hard to judge what the AC for these […]
There’s no reason why human LARPers should have all the fun. Horses can join in to. What? No horses in your LARP due to price and health and safety rules? Hmm. That’s a bit of a bother because I doubt SCA and other groups would consider this mask to be historically correct. Oh well. Via […]
Ah, Etsy, hunting ground for all things clever and interesting. Check out Joe V Leather’s Handmade iPad Leather Sleeve – Octopus style. This came up while I was out hunting for Cthulhu stuff and, although not what the designer intended, I’m sure I’m not the only one to make the connection. I also love the […]
Have you been invited to a masquerade ball? This blogger once went to one as part of a work Christmas party – all the rest have been roleplaying events. In all cases this Cthulhu inspired mask would have been a sure hit. Right now you can pick the mask up from Looking Glass Leather over […]