Beautifully nalbound fingerless mittens using the Single-Danish stitch, made out of 100% chunky wool in a lovely blue/lavender colour.
Wool Brand or Type: Drops Eskimo Wool Weight/thickness: Chunky
Available to be made custom, in a variety of colours.For medium to large sized hands.Short in style, from wrist.
Wrist to finger tips: 7.5"(19.5cm)
Across palm: 6" (16cm)
This item is perfectly appropriate for 9th- 11th Century Viking Age Re-enactment costume portrayal or as a lovely 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.