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  • The Legend Behind The Sword

    What makes a sword great is sometimes the story behind it. Whether the story is a legend passed down or recorded history, the story starts with the man who uses the sword. We have selected a few of our swords that have all been wielded by what we consider 'legendary men'. Excalibur King Arthur - Excalibur   We all know the story of King Arthur and his knights of the round table. Literature tells of a great warrior who defended Britain against the Saxons during the 5th and 6th Century, along with his fellowship of knights but there is little physical evidence to support these stories. Depicted by Nennius of Wales in his work History of the Britons, Arthur wins many battles throughout history with the legendary sword, Excalibur. Excalibur is said to be the source of Arthur’s power but once again there are contradicting tales of how Arthur came to...

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  • Christmas Gift Guide

    Unique Christmas Presents £10 and Under These gifts for £10 or under make the perfect stocking fillers or secret Santa presents. The 200ml bottles of mead come in four flavours including strawberry, vanilla, blueberry and for the brave, chilli! Vanilla Mead £9.50 We have a wide selection of Letter Openers that can suit your budget. Our lower budget letter openers include movie sword replicas such as Robin Hood, Conan the Barbarian and King Arthur's Excaliber. Bronze Excalibur Sword Letter Opener £6.00   £30 and Under These gifts still leave a little money left over in the budget and make perfect novelty gifts. If you know a Game of Thrones fan then our Horn Mug will put you in their good books. Made from real horn sourced in Scotland, the mugs have been featured in Game of Thrones, The Last Kingdom and Beowulf.   Game of Thrones Horn Mug £30.00 Our Sword Bookends...

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  • Top 5 Game of Thrones Weapons

    "When you play the Game of thrones you Win or you Die" - Cersei Lannister   The epic Game of Thrones, based on George RR Martin’s “A Song of Ice and Fire” series, has received acclaim from critics and fans alike, and deservedly wears the crown of television’s most enthralling fantasy drama. Game of Throne’s phenomenal success can be attributed to its compelling storylines, diverse cast of characters, great scripts, and amazing battle scenes. And perhaps most importantly, DRAGONS! In this article, we will be looking at the show’s most iconic weapons that have changed the fates of men and nations. If you’re not up to date with Game of Thrones, there be spoilers ahead. You have been warned! EDDARD STARK'S ICE SWORD   "The man who passes the sentence should swing the sword" - Eddard Stark The ancestral sword of House Stark, long wielded by the Lord of Winterfell...

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