∴ Gaze deep into the balefire and seize the blade that lies within ∴
The Balefire forge is home to Chris Adams, an artisan crafting beautiful bespoke swords for historical fencers around the world.
No two Balefire swords are the same. With quality and artistry as guiding principles, every Balefire weapon is a legend in the making. Each piece is made to order, turning clients’ visions into one-of-a-kind fencing weapons that will stand the test of time. View our past commissions for inspiration.
The Balefire is lit. Dare you answer its call? Contact us with your ideas and requirements, and we’ll respond with a quote and timescale.
We are currently taking orders for Autumn 2021.
A coffee-table-ready collection of fifty favourite swords from our first three years at the Forge.
Available now for a limited run of 50 copies. Discover more here.
Looking for a legendary fencing weapon? We create bespoke HEMA-safe swords for an authentic sparring experience.
While all our swords are made to order, we occasionally find ourselves with one-of-a-kind weapons available at short notice.