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How to Make a Sami Reindeer Bracelet

One of the traditional Saami duodji crafts is leathermaking. I thought I would give it a try. I started with something simple by purchasing a Sami bracelet kit from a Sami supplier in Sweden TNKReativt.

The bracelet kit includes a piece of reindeer leather, tin thread, artificial sinew, clear nylon thread, sewing […]

What is Sami Duodji

Sami Duodji is all traditional handicraft that is made by the Saami people. The crafts are both artistic and have a functional purpose such as tools, clothing, knives, cups, bags, hats, belts, laces. These items have been made by hand for many centuries and were used in everyday Sami life. Recently there has been […]

Saami Books

A hand-picked collection of books and music about the Saami people […]

Saami Bandweaving

Saami band weaving and textiles […]

Saami Band Weaving -Weaving Drafts

Saami Band Weaving pattern […]

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