Loot from Mobs
During Only Shooting Stars Break the Mold
Increasing Crafted Armor Defense
A pony that specializes in the artisan talent can take crafted armor and improve its armor stat for better physical protection. This action must be learned from the appropriate forging guide. The resulting armor may be referred to as 'fortified' or 'reinforced'.
Making Armor Harmonies
Armor Harmonies require Emeralds to craft.