News with tag “Armor”

Gambesons: from Middle Ages to Western Martial Arts

Gambesons: from Middle Ages to Western Martial Arts

February 07, 2024

ArmStreet's legacy in gambeson innovation, from the renaissance of traditional designs to modern HEMA fencing jackets and sword-fighting gambesons.more...
Female armor: our take on women's knight kit

Female armor: our take on women's knight kit

January 12, 2024

Medieval female armor in various materials, techniques, and aesthetics. Which one suits you better?more...
2022-2023 ArmStreet's new designs highlights

2022-2023 ArmStreet's new designs highlights

December 28, 2023

In the 2021 review we wrote "This year was remarkable!" yet we didn't know what was coming next. Two years of beautiful creations and incredible engineering solutions despite being in the epicenter of the full-scale war.more...
HEMA plastic protection

HEMA plastic protection

December 03, 2023

ArmStreet next-generation WMA protective gear for fencers: pauldrons, elbow, and knee cops for modern swordsplay.more...
True colours of your dream armour

True colours of your dream armour

December 19, 2022

Black, silver, and gold: how to design and order your special kitmore...
The story of spring steel in ArmStreet

The story of spring steel in ArmStreet

June 19, 2022

Once upon a time, ArmStreet decided to launch the production of full sets of armour that not only are functional and beautiful but also lightweight, durable and eye-catchingmore...
War in Ukraine and ArmStreet

War in Ukraine and ArmStreet

February 25, 2022

Ukraine is holding the line, so does Armstreet. Thank you for all your support, don’t cancel your orders if you can, and give us time to reorganise. Read more in our blog.more...
2021 in review

2021 in review

December 29, 2021

Two more spring steel armour sets, vast collection of family looks, several limited edition items – this year was remarkable!more...
The Stars of Steel

The Stars of Steel

December 10, 2021

The Stars of Steel – lightweight spring steel series of completely functional female armour with bright appearance featuring contrasting details. And The Dark Wolf to accompany them.more...
2020 in review

2020 in review

January 20, 2021

A heck of a year, all things considered. Despite that, a bunch of new amazing stuff appeared in our manufacture. Let's see all those beauties gathered in one place.more...
10 ArmStreet Modern Medieval Designs

10 ArmStreet Modern Medieval Designs

April 20, 2020

Medieval items are beautiful, but we also love modern convenience. We've made many items that aren't strictly historical but are still inspired by the spirit of medieval design, created to make your life easier! Here are our favorites.more...
Review 2019

Review 2019

December 24, 2019

Let's sit all together near the cozy fireplace and remember every good thing the Year 2019 has endowed us with.more...

"Dark Star" Collection

September 30, 2019

First blackened spring steel armour for ladies by ArmStreet! Completely functional and absolutely glorious.more...
How Thick is Your Helmet?

How Thick is Your Helmet?

May 24, 2019

When buying a helmet, many people expect it to be as thick as the steel plate it is made of. But it will not be. We have done a test and made a short video to demonstrate a process of making a helmet, which was then cut to pieces. The separate pieces were then measured and we are happy to share the results of our study with you.more...
Review 2018

Review 2018

January 20, 2019

We were not sitting around idly during the year 2018: let's take a look at our accomplishments.more...
The Cost of Plate Armor in Modern Money

The Cost of Plate Armor in Modern Money

January 10, 2019

A brief excursion into the history of the armor development, and an evaluation of the cost of a full plate armor in the transfer to modern day incomes.more...
Gothic Armor: Epicness as it is!

Gothic Armor: Epicness as it is!

December 20, 2018

Meet her Majesty - the full Gothic harness!more...
The Wayward Knight – our first blackened armour

The Wayward Knight – our first blackened armour

November 05, 2018

Hammered and chemically blackened mild steel armour with “Visby” brigandine and two matching helmets fits late XIV century perfectly, is absolutely functional and provides you with a jaw-dropping appearance. Let's have a closer look at what we've got in “The Wayward Knight” series.more...
Gambeson: warrior's best friend

Gambeson: warrior's best friend

October 25, 2018

We shed light on our unique design of the most basic and vital protection of the medieval warriors: the gambeson. What did knights wear under their armor? Find out!more...
Jack chains manoeuvrable arm protection XIV-XV century

Jack chains manoeuvrable arm protection XIV-XV century

July 23, 2018

Historically inspired arm armour we've never done before! more...