Designed specifically for full contact medieval combat sport, it is based on historical patterns with a modern twist. Each one is made in our UK workshop.
Discounts are available for group orders with the same design, contact us for a discount code.
Our buhurt gambeson features breathable and durable fabrics. The fast drying wadding is 2 layers in the main garment, and as standard comes with integral spine protection of 6 layers extending up into the collar, also 4 layers on the shoulders, hips and elbows. Wadding is removed from the inside of the elbows and under arms to prevent bunching. The sleeves are designed for maximum mobility, the body has a flare at the hips to allow freedom of leg movement. Features eyelets under the arms for ventilation and front fastening with flat authentic period reproduction pewter buttons.
Outer fabric is plain woven linen look cotton canvas, wadding cotton blend, lining cotton blend.
Order a standard size off the peg in black for immediate shipping.
Or choose custom for made-to-measure fit, custom colours or added embroidery. You can order standard sizes in custom colours if you don’t need made-to-measure.
For made-to-measure, a measurement chart must be downloaded, filled and signed, then emailed as a reply to your order confirmation email.
Allow 6 weeks for shipping of custom garments.