Guidelines for Traders

Due to the popularity of the event, we regret that at present we are unable to accept any new requests to trade at Empire events.

All traders who attend our events are required to comply with our trader guidelines.

Local Wiki Pages

Links & External Resources

'Soft' Costume

LRP Weapon Manufacturers

  • Eldritch LRP weapons, armour and props.
  • Light Armouries LRP weapons.
  • Offa Studio Bespoke LRP weaponry, props, masks and creature costumes. Also illustration and design work undertaken.
  • Saxon Violence creators of historically inspired LARP weaponry.
  • Skian Mhor LRP weapons, masks, prosthetics and props. Suppliers of raw materials.


Metal Specialists

Leather Specialists

  • Battle Ready Male & female armour.
  • Darkblade Complete LRP supplies from armour and weapons to leatherwork and accessories.
  • Umbra Armoury Tooled leatherwork as well as props and weapons

Polyurethane & Alternative Materials

Prosthetics and Masks

General Online Shops

  • Armstreet Chemises and undershirts (doublets not really suitable for Empire).
  • By the Sword Armour and clothing, including replica costumes from the TV series The Borgias.
  • Cantrip's New and used LARP kit.
  • Chow’s Emporium Best supplier for LARP Costumes and Accessories at reasonable price.
  • Dein LARP Store has a large range of appropriate dresses, trousers and tunics. Note their page has a translate button and they ship to UK.
  • Get Dressed For Battle General armour, costume and accessories.
  • Gems Trading Quality custom tailor made costumes and armour.
  • Having a Larp Everything you need for Larp and some things you just want.
  • The Knight Shop Historical costume, armour and general LRP weapons and accessories.
  • LARP Inn General costumes, weapons, armour and prosthetics.
  • Matuls Clothing, armour tents and camp accessories from Poland (English language website).
  • Mysticum De German LRP shop whose products include great LRP footwear with rubber soles.
  • Mytholon General costumes, weapons, armour and prosthetics.
  • Sew-mill Medieval clothing, tents, furniture and accessories.
  • StahlGilde General armour, costume, leatherwork and accessories.
  • Velvet Glove General costume, accessories and make-up supplies.

Miscellaneous Items


Leather Accessories (including Shoes)

Pewter and Cast Goods

Tents and Camping Accessories

Wooden items