Beautiful full mittens, nalbound in the single danish stitch in 100% Icelandic chunky wool in a lovely mottled deep brown colour. With light grey British wool stripe detail at the wrist. The perfect heritage gift!
Wool Brand or Type: Lopi Alafosslopi Wool Weight/thickness: Chunky
Available to be made custom, in a variety of colours.
Length wrist to fingertips: 9.5"(24.5cm)
Around wrist: 9"(23.5cm)
Length of thumb: 2.5" (7cm)
Across thumb: 1.5" (4.5cm)
Suitable for 8th-11th century Viking Age reenactment and living history.Suitable for medium to large sized hands.
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.