Beautiful handmade nalbound fingerless mittens in a dark green 100% wool, very soft. Nalbound in the single danish stitch, in thick chunky weight yarn for extra comfort and warmth.
Wool Brand or Type: Drops Eskimo Wool Weight/thickness: Chunky
Available to be made custom, in a variety of colours.Suitable for small to medium sized hands.Short in style, from wrist.
Wrist to little finger: 7" (18.5cm)
Around wrist: 8" (21cm)
Across base of fingers: 7"(18.5cm)
This item is perfectly appropriate for 9th- 11th Century Viking Age Re-enactment costume portrayal.
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.