Quiverstock Ltd is one of the UK’s leading historical archery specialists. Our range includes our famous side knocked ash longbows, war bows, and crossbows for a range of periods. Our ash bows are hand made by our in-house bowyer, each one is lovingly tillered to get that optimal full compass curve that looks the part on the re-enactment field, even with a battlefield safe draw weight. We are also a main UK stockist of Mongolian and Scythian style horse bows, specially imported direct from the maker in Hungary.
Our own fletcher offers a range of arrows, quarrels and bolts to suit every bow, from re-enactment battlefield blunts, to hand planed authentically fletched historical reproductions for interpreters, warbow enthusiasts, film companies and museums alike.
Of course no archery shop is complete without a range of accessories, such as quivers, arm guards, gloves, finger tabs, spare strings, beeswax, arrow making materials, targets and other range equipment.
Historical Clothing & Quilted Armour
Quiverstock Ltd is the UK’s leading manufacturer of quality gambesons, jacks and arming garments. We manufacture all our clothing in our UK based workshop and use only the best quality materials, such as pure linen and wool fabrics. Our historical range designs are inspired by historical references, it is important to us that historical interpreters, reenactors, film and TV companies get a garment that reflects the styles of the correct period for their needs.
Our quilted armour products such as gambesons, suspension liners, padded arming caps, mittens and lendeniers (leg harness suspension girdle) are made using a high quality batting.
As standard our deluxe arming range features hand finish, clean cotton/bamboo fibre batting and is always made-to-measure. Whereas our Basics range is entirely machine stitched, with cotton/polyester batting and offered in standard off the peg sizes.
Our deluxe arming and clothing range is available to order entirely hand stitched for a higher level of historical authenticity.
Historical Combat Sports
If you prefer something historically inspired but more sports orientated then you have come to the right place. The UK’s leading manufacturer of quilted armour designed specifically for buhurt sports combat, our range includes gambesons, padded hose (leg protection), mantles (neck protection), bespoke helm liners and combat tabards.
Our designs have been developed from historical inspiration to fit with the ethos of the sport, but using modern durable, lightweight, quick drying and easy-care fabrics. We have worked with fighters from the main international organisations to ensure our kit is up to the demands of buhurt combat competitions.
As standard you get additional spine, shoulder, elbow and hip protection built-in to our gambesons. We don’t stop there, are you a pro-fight specialist, we offer a bespoke range of quilted armour designed with you in mind, less padding and even easier movement.
For the Historical European Martial Artist our sports range also includes fencing jackets with a cut resistant outer shell, throat protection and wrap over front panel.
At Quiverstock we are able to offer a full range of made to measure maille products for a variety of periods from Roman to late medieval. Our range includes hamata, hauberks, hauburgeons, chausses, sabatons, aventails, standards or pisanes, brayettes, voiders and our maille bolero.
We also offer items from our padded armour range with maille finish, such as the XIII century ventail coif, or padded mittens.
Quiverstock Ltd is the UK’s leading manufacturer of quality gambesons, jacks and arming garments. We manufacture all our clothing in our UK based workshop and use only the best quality materials for the job. Our LARP range is designed with practicality in mind, it is important to us that live action role players get an item that is suitable for their needs.
We are happy to quote for commissions for that special unique garment that your character needs. Not only for padded armour but clothing in general, from cloaks and hoods to tunics and shirts.
The same attention is given to our LARP missiles range; bows, crossbows, arrows, bolts and accessories.