If you are wearing steel armor a gambeson or padded under armour is a necessity for you. These Medieval gambesons will help eliminate being pinched by the steel armor every time you move. Medieval Gambesons are very popular for wearing under leather armor and chainmail armour for added comfort. Medieval gambesons come in a variety of colors that range from black, brown and white. Our functional gambesons come in sizes from small to extra large.
item # AB0158
Arming Gambeson is available in black. An arming gambeson is a special padded jacket worn under armour. The arming gambeson was specially designed so that parts of the armor could be sewn to it in order to improve security.
Arthur Canvas Gambeson Set
item # MY100133
When you want excellent protection during battle, the Arthur Canvas Gambeson Set is your ideal solution. The padded armour includes a gambeson, tassets, and sleeves in a versatile set that can be worn in different combinations.
Arthur Long Gambeson
item # MY100132
The ideal armour padding for your next re-enactment battle, the Arthur Long Gambeson extends from neck to knee. The top-stitched gambeson vest can be worn under many kinds of armour to help prevent rubbing and pinching.
Arthur Padded Gambeson
item # MY100134
An excellent option for protecting yourself in battle, the Arthur Padded Gambeson appears in a sleeveless vest design. The medieval gambeson can be worn under many kinds of re-enactment armour to help prevent rubbing and pinching.
Arthur Suede Gambeson
item # MY100135
This suede vest makes an excellent addition to your re-enactment gear with its quality construction. The Arthur Suede Gambeson offers armour padding that can be worn under many kinds of armour to help prevent rubbing and pinching.
Arthur Suede Gambeson Set
item # MY100385
Made of high-quality materials, the Arthur Suede Gambeson Set includes a vest, tassets, and matching long sleeves. With protective polyester padding and an inner cotton lining, this gambeson set is ideal for wearing under armour.
Aulber Canvas Gambeson
item # MY100872
A foot soldier is never without the proper gear when fighting the enemy. The Aulber Canvas Gambeson is wonderful for the reenactor or LARPer looking for a medieval jacket. It is ideal for a Renaissance faire or historical stage fight.
Brown Medieval Gambeson
item # HW-701040
Add comfort to your armour-wearing experience with the Brown Medieval Gambeson, or wear it on its own for a light layer of protection and warmth. This long sleeve quilted gambeson covers from the neck down to the top of the thighs.
item # MY100724
Sometimes, when out questing, all that heavy steel plating can be a bit cumbersome and uncomfortable. In times like these, the best place to be is within the safe padding of an article of clothing like the Diana Gambeson.
item # 100278
Our gambeson is of a type worn from the early middle ages well on through the Renaissance. The Early Gambeson is also typically worn under plate armour to prevent the armour from pinching your skin when in motion.
Ecru Medieval Gambeson
item # HW-700900W
Whether worn on its own or as a layer under armour, the Ecru Medieval Gambeson adds historical style to medieval and fantasy outfits. This long sleeve gambeson is padded and quilted, covering from neck down to the upper thighs.
item # AB0143
A gambeson would be worn either separately or in combination with maille or plate armour. Our gambeson is made of fine quilted canvas that will both protect and provide an accurate period outfit for re-enacting.
item # MY100136
Wearing armour in battle can lead to uncomfortable rubbing and pinching. Increase the comfort of your re-enactment gear by adding the Gustav Gambeson, which provides a layer of sturdy padding between you and your armour.
Heraldic Lions Quilted Surcoat
item # 101516
While it has its advantages, chainmail armor can be pierced given the right circumstances. With the Heraldic Lions Quilted Surcoat, you can add that extra protection where you need it the most while showing honor to your King!
item # MCI-3125
To achieve status as a legendary warrior, you need to be able to move comfortably in your medieval armour. The Imperial Gambeson covers your arms, neck, and torso down to the hips, keeping your armour from pinching or rubbing.
item # MY100402
Keep yourself comfortable and safe underneath your armour with the Leopold Gambeson. Made of canvas with polyester padding, this arming jacket features versatile short sleeves, a stylish high collared neck, and five adjustable straps.
Leopold Suede Gambeson
item # MY100403
Featuring a high-quality suede exterior, the Leopold Suede Gambeson is a fine arming jacket perfect for wearing underneath various armoured looks. This gambeson features versatile short sleeves and a fashionable high collar.
Light Sleeveless Gambeson
item # MH-CL0803
When you are choosing your medieval armour, make sure you do not forget to pick out appropriate pieces of padded arming wear like the Light Sleeveless Gambeson to improve comfort and protect against rubbing, chafing, and pinching.
item # AB0138
This style of gambeson has strap-and-buckle front closures and open armpits, providing mobility and ventilation without over-compromising protection. Our Medieval Gambeson is crafted in heavy-duty padded canvas.
Medieval Long Gambeson
item # AH-PA6074-RC
A warrior wore many layers when they were going into battle. Beyond underclothing, this Medieval Long Gambeson is one of the first of many protections that any warrior would have worn, and one that any reenactor should wear as well.
Padded Archers Armour
item # AH-6073V
Archers were not usually involved in the heaviest fighting, so archers were typically only armored in light materials, like this Padded Archer’s Armour, which allowed them to remain mobile and distant, to make use of their bow.
$44.00 – $63.00
RFB Padded Armour
item # MCI-2358
Padded armor has been in use since the dawn of time. After all, extra padding can go a long way towards helping man survive almost any encounter. This RFB Padded Armour puts traditional padded armor in your hands to keep you safe.
RFB Padded Gambeson
item # MCI-2327
This padded gambeson is perfect for LARP, so it is better for leather armour or light steel armour. The sleeves are a half sleeve length and the underarms are designed with holes which provide ease of movement and good ventilation.
Robin of Locksley Gambeson
item # 100476
Worthy of the outlaw who historically wore it, the Robin of Locksley Gambeson is a two-piece garment consisting of a corduroy undershirt with padded, studded sleeves and the quilted sleeveless gambeson that goes on top of it.