Nalbinding-frontpage
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NÜlbindning-framsida
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Nalbinding-frontpage
Nalbinding-backpage
NÜlbindning-framsida
NÜlbindning-baksida

Pattern: Nalbinding

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Nalbinding is a knitting technique which is popular in historical re-enacting groups today. Even though several needles used for nalbinding have been found, we have only been able to unearth a handful of actual clothing items which was made using nalbinding. A sock, a mitten and a unique pennant-shaped item includes everything we have found from the Viking Age. However, a few mittens, socks and hats dated to the Middle Ages have been discovered. Even during pre-historical and historical eras, one could assume that nalbinding was used for larger garments such as coats or shawls as well, until it was replaced by modern-day knitting. 

Sock from York

Mitten from Iceland

Pennant from Mammen

Striped mitten from Finland

The 19-page booklet is in A5 format.

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