Select from these options to customize your samurai armor set.
Select the color & finish your armor will be painted. You can select the paint for each armor part under "ADVANCED PAINT OPTIONS".
(Click through the product images to see details of different Paint Options.)
Change the 2nd color & texture of your armor for the alternate plate colors noted in the product image. This option often changes the Shikoro (helmet neck plate), Tare (throat guard), Sode (shoulder plates) & Kusazuri (plate skirt).
(Click through the product images to see different Paint Options.)
Select the lace (odoshi) color you would like for your armor. Options to lace specific armor parts are also available in the options below.
(Click through the product images to see different Lace Options.)
This option adds an extra outer row of Lace on ALL of the Hanging Plates. Affects the Shikoro (helmet neck plate), Tare (throat guard), Sode (shoulder plates) & Kusazuri (plate skirt).(Click through the product images to see different Lace Options.)
Select the STYLE OF KABUTO (helmet) for your Armor.
Please click the "ORDER OPTIONS EXPLAINED" link at the bottom left of the page for more details.
Select between Small or Large fukigaeshi (ears) for your kabuto.
This option is available for Suji-Bachi Style Helmets, and allows you to chose how many plates are used to craft the “bowl” section of your helmet. The Standard Option is “Simulated” which means the helmet bowl will be crafted from a single sheet of steel and made to look like it is crafted from several pieces.
Select to change, customize or remove the front crest (maedate) on the helmet. You can select a standard brass mon (symbol), your own custom mon / logo or a wooden or brass design. Please reference our "Order Options Explained" page for more details and reference.
(Click through the product images to see different Standard Mon Options and referenced number.)
Add Copper Trim (Fukurin) to your armor.
ADD or REMOVE brass decor, rings and tassels.
These help keep your sode in place.Recommended if using armor for any combat training.
Select if you would like your armor with a Smooth Finish or Raised Rivets (add rivets to helmet and chest).
Select the Material or Brocade used for your Armor. This option may apply to your Kote (sleeve armor), Obi (Belt), Haidate (armored apron) and Suneate (shin armor).
(Click through the product images to see different Material Options.)
Select the Leather Color and/or Pattern used of your armor.
Primarily it will be used on the Haidate (armored apron), above the armor plating, but may also be used on Light or Medium Suneate (shin armor).
Select the style of Suneate (shin armor) you would like for your armor.
(Picture is for reference only.)
Select to upgrade your standard black lacquer Yoroi Bitsu (storage box & stand) to a natural lacquer Deluxe Bitsu with "dove tailed" joints.
Choose to add Samurai or Custom Mon (symbol) to your Yoroi Bitsu (armor box). Custom Mon's needs to be e-mailed to us in a mono-color, “Clip-Art” format.(Click through the product images to see different Standard Mon Options.)
Select these options to further customize your Kabuto (helmet).
Add a symbol (mon) to the ears (fukigaeshi) of your helmet. This can be a standard mon or custom design you can email us in "Clip-Art" format.
(Click through the product images to see different Standard Mon Options.)
Use this option to add Dear Antlers, Water Buffalo Horns, Wooden Horns or Waki-Date (Flat Wooden Horns) to your kabuto.
Add a Kasa Jirushi no Kan (ring with tassel) to the back of a helmet with an Agemaki Bow (a specially knotted cord).
Customize the visor of your helmet with embosed eyebrows and/or wrinkles.
Select your choice of face armor available for your yoroi. Standard and Ressei Menpo option will give you nose and mustache options. Henpo and Hoate are without nose option.
Add character to your armor by selecting a custom mustache option.(This option is only available with certain mask / nose styles.)
Add a "Soul Patch" beard to the top chin (below lip) of my Hanbo or Hoate.
Select the color you would like your mustache to be.
Select from the following options to further customize your Do (chest armor).
Select the material color used for your shoulder padding (Tate-Eri).
PLEASE NOTE: If not selected we will use Tan or match your main material color.
Select the Mon (symbol) option to be painted on the front of your Dō (chest plate).(Click through the product images to see different Standard Mon Options.)
This option changes the detail of your dō by adding 1 or 2 rings to the chest section of your dō, used to display tassels or hold a saihai or gunbai.
Add one or two HOLDING RINGS to either side of your Dō (chest plate), used to hold bags, tie a weapon, Gunbai and/or your Sarashi in place. We recommend adding both if you are training in your armor.
Add a Machi-Uke (banner holder) to the back of your Dō (chest armor) so you can attach a Sashimono (war banner) to your armor set.(Add Option Wooden Banner Base)
This option offers to make your kuzazuri (skirt plate) detachable / interchangeable. Commonly used in the past for fast repair / replacement of the kuzazuri, or removable for fast and quiet movement of troops.
Select options to further customize your Kote
Select to add a Tekko no Suemon (Brass Engraved Emblem on the back of the hand).
Select the MON you would like for you Tekko no Suemon.
The Sizing Options for your custom samurai armor set.
This option changes the girth size of your Dō (chest armor). While inhaling deeply, have an assistant wrap the tape measure under your armpits around the largest part of your chest. In the back, you want the tape measure to wrap across your shoulder blades. The tape measure should be snug, but not tight.
Adjust the armor to your Height. Standard sizing is 170 CM. Select the option closest to your actual height. If unsure, select 1 size smaller and enter your actual size in the order comments.
Please select the option that is closest to your weight or next weight level greater, so our armorers can better fit your armor to your body size.
Select accessories to add to your custom samurai armor order.
Add a long cloth belt used to hold your dō firmly in place for a more comfortable with and to hold weapons and other accessories to your waist.
Add Straw Sandals to your order