Sami Reindeer Bracelets

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 thread, a sewing … Continue reading “Sami Reindeer Bracelets”

Bands and Braids: braiding

About braiding techniques, ply split, sprang, tablet weaving


Lessons, information about Japanese kumihimo, maru dai braiding techniques and equipment.

Woven Bands

Weaving Bands, Belts and Braids on small looms