Category Archives: blog

Edinburgh Fringe Festival – Our pick of the bunch

As residents of Edinburgh will know, every August our city is taken over by the [...]

Meet Pearse Casey…

Originally from County Kerry in Ireland, Pearse Casey has been the smiling face at The [...]

Scotland’s leading sword-seller comes to Dundee for the first time

The Knight’s Vault to showcase exclusive gifts at Dundee Christmas Market Scotland’s leading licensed sword [...]

Cyber Monday Offer

Spend £75 or more on Gift Vouchers and receive a FREE personalised heraldic surname history [...]

Gift Ideas This Christmas

It’s that time of year again. Every year it gets harder and harder to find [...]

Which weapons were used by the Jacobites?

The Jacobite risings were a series of revolutions between 1688 and 1746 and played an [...]

The Knight’s Vault launches bespoke sword-making service in Edinburgh

Custom-made swords will be made locally due to increase in demand Scotland’s leading licensed sword [...]

The history of the Scottish sgian dubh

Have you ever wondered what the knife is that is tucked into a Scotsman’s kilt [...]

Trace the History of your Scottish Surname

This is a country which has been called many different names, a country which has [...]

Meet Charis Fleming – bladesmith and The Knight’s Vault shop manager

Ever visited our Grassmarket store? Then you’ve probably met our shop manager Charis Fleming! When [...]