Blog - Darkblade Larp



One of the hardest things about having a new website built is learning your way around it. We had the last site for 10 years so we knew exactly where each piece of information could be found and how to make the site do the things we wanted. A new site, new layout. It's taken me the best part of a week to work out the blog and how to comment on it. Anyone who's logged in can comment on our ... read more

New Website


Larp, LARP Armour

New Website
After a few teething problems with the website it all appears to be up and running... Now all we have to do is crawl all over the site 15 more times to tweak everything. And find out how to link to our Google plus page. https://plus.google.com/+darkblade/posts/HQDXTf4RuJi read more

Eye, eye

A few years ago I saw some pouches made by a guy in America where he’d moulded eyes into the flap. It struck me as a cool idea so I filed it away until some eye cabachons crossed my path whilst I was looking for something else entirely. I didn’t want to just copy what he’d done so I’ve made them look out from holes, as though they’re seperate from the bag rather than ... read more

Big Sewing Machine

Finally after several years of it sitting unused in the workshop I’ve got my big Singer sewing machine working. I bought it because it can sew up to half an inch of leather, imagine all the things I could do with that! Unfortunately I had no designs that needed that thickness of leather and over the years nothing leapt to the front of my imagination. Recently I decided that this had to chang... read more

Silly Videos

I’ve made a number of videos for the business over the last few years but they’ve been posted on my personal account. I’m now in the process of transfering them to an account for the business. I thought I’d share them on here just in case people haven’t seen them before. read more