Miraear's Threads

A LotRO Cosmetic History

Freedom of movement

Muiriol is a shing-shing champion, and the big plate-or-scale heavy armour sets never really feel right for her – she’s here to cut things, not be weighed down by bulky, inflexible armour. I decided to try for something more like a samurai look. I thought I’d use the Festive Azure Tunic & Trousers as the main piece, dyed something other than blue, since that’s their default, but it didn’t look right without a shoulder piece and I didn’t find one that quite fit. So I went digging through the Classics at a skirm camp, and of course the loremasters get the coolest robes.

Armour:
Head: Ceremonial Helm of the Gloom-bane, Shire plum
Chest: Lore-keeper’s Robe, Shire plum
Feet: Boots of the Valleys, undyed (looks like burgundy)

Weapons:
Bow: Peerless Silver Ilex Bow (crafted)
Main hand: Malendol’s Sword (epic quest reward, II.9.6)
Off hand: Malendol’s Sword

For an alternate ‘mood’, I also like this robe with the Medium Nadhin Mask from Dol Amroth, dyed to match the robe:

Most dyes seem to match well between either head piece and the robe and look good, so it doesn’t have to be as pricey as Shire Plum – indigo would probably be my second choice, or maybe crimson. Or forest green. Or…heck, I like most of them.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Information

This entry was posted on 2018.09.02 by in Outfits and tagged , , , , , , , .

Navigation

%d bloggers like this: