Nalbinding Stitches

Nalbindning, nålbinding Over the past several weeks, I have been studying how to do nalbinding and the various stitches. I found it all a bit confusing at first, but after a bit of study, I realized that most nalbinding stitches have similarities in their production. To start, you have to begin with a chain or … Continue reading “Nalbinding Stitches”

How to Make a Russian Join

What is a Russian join? A Russian join is a very effective way to join 2 yarn ends without using a knot. It works well on any type of plied yarn, especially when the yarn doesn’t felt, such as for cotton, linen or superwash wool yarns. It can be used for knitting and crochet. I … Continue reading “How to Make a Russian Join”

Nalbinding Iphone Case

Naalbinding  is a type of stitching technique that uses a large needle to form interconnecting loops. nålbinding, naalebinding, nålbindning, Nadelbinden, nålebinding, naaldbinden, nõeltehnika, vattarsaumur, knotless knitting, knotless netting, single needle knitting, neulakinnas Nalbinding is thought to pre-date knitting. Examples of nalbinding have been found throughout the world in archaeological finds. The technique is still used in … Continue reading “Nalbinding Iphone Case”

Naalbinding

The art of naalbinding or needle knitting

Viking Textiles

Viking textiles and clothing were influenced by the cultures in which they traveled