Fortify Lockpicking is an alchemical and enchantment effect in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. It makes lockpicking easier in the same way a higher skill does, although temporarily — while worn, in case of armor, or until the effect wears off, for potions.
As an enchantment effect, it is available for gloves/bracers, headgear, necklaces and rings.
The following pieces of apparel bear this enchantment:
- Guild Master Gloves: 35%
- Krosis: 20%
- Nightingale Gloves: 15% — 25%
- Thieves Guild Gloves: 15% (upgraded — 25%)
- Tumblerbane Gloves: 20%
Random potions providing this effect are: Potion (20% bonus), Draught (30%), Philter (40%), and Elixir (50%) of Lockpicking.
Crafting potions bearing the Fortify Lockpicking effect require two of the following ingredients: