A Beautiful pair of orange and black 100% Icelandic wool, chunky yarn, fingerless long mittens. Nalbound in the York Stitch with stripey wool detail throughout. These are long going up the forearm, just to make sure you are snuggled into your layers and kept warm.
Wool Brand or Type: Lopi Alafosslopi Wool Weight/thickness: Chunky
Available to be made custom, in a variety of colours.
Around forearm: 8" (20.5cm)
Around wrist:7" (18.5cm)
Width of thumb:1"(3cm)
Length of thumb: 2" (5.5cm)
Width across palm: 3"(8cm)
Overall length: 8.5"(22.5cm)
Suitable for very small sized hands. Quite tight fighting around the thumb. Perfect for Viking Age reenactment and living history. A wonderful alternative heritage gift!
Nalbinding is the historical name used to describe the earliest form of wool craft that predates modern knitting and crochet. There are many different cultural types of nalbinding; Nidavellnir specialises in this craft during the Viking Age in the British Isles, North Atlantic, Scandinavia and Northern Europe. All the items you see within the shop are handmade by yours truely , using 100% wool, Rare breed British wool and Icelandic wool.