Tag: Armour

Bee kit review

5000REM is having a kit drive. I’m not exactly sure what that means, but it’s an excuse to make new kit. I’m supposed to be finishing my bathroom tiling, and prepping for my Uni course, but I’m sure I can…

LARP kit

Went back to FnH recently, which involved a few different craft projects. Mostly for Dans new feral elf character rather than myself, mind. Ears; Dan has weird ears. He claims no elf ears have ever fitted him. That sounded like…

Gauntlets

I’ve been helping a friend put together a feral Elf costume. I made him some leather arm pieces from scraps I had lying around. But they took him ages to put on and lace up, and he’s too skinny and…

Crow Armour

I’ve been playing with my haul from Blackhall, trying to tame it into some arm and leg pieces. I was going to put buckles on them, but decided to go with long straps that can be wound round instead. It…

Blackhall Haul

I’ve been scavenging again for post-apocalyptic armour. Blackhall Coliery beach just keeps on giving. The tide was out this time, so we got further south than we’ve been able to before. It was spectacular! Massive caves and cliffs of jagged,…

REM Armour

There’s a beach a way down the coast called Blackhall Rocks. There used to be loads of industrial stuff going on nearby, and lots of things wash up due to the shape of the land. It all leads to lots…

Apocalyptic Gubbins

More bits and pieces for 5kREM. First up, some armour I’ve been working on. It made using bits and bobs from my loft, most of them from the House of Objects originally.     This foam is quite dense, around…

A better hat

You may remember me making a hat recently. Well, it wasn’t really just a hat, it was part of a cunning plan.