~*🌀Mittens Made to your Size *~
These are sculptured to fit you hand size.
Mittens made in 100 % wool
~* 🌀Nalbinded in 100 % wool Icelandic sheep wool.
The modern Icelandic Sheep is a direct descendant of the sheep brought to the island by the early Viking settlers, in the ninth and tenth century.
*~ 🌀A choice of colours, Please see photos
*~ 🌀I will send you a size Chart to fill in upon purchase
🌀Wonderful for Bush craft, Reenactment and Hiking.
Supplied in beautiful Icelandic Wool
🌀York and Finnish Nalbinded stitch.
Finished with hand carved Antler buttons and toggle
🌀This is a chunky warm natural wool.
🌀These are made custom to your hand size ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
*~ CREATED WITH A SINGLE BONE NEEDLE *~
Called Nålbindning in the native Swedish it is also known in English as nalbinding, nalebinding, nalbindning, naalbinding, nailbinding, naalebinding or needle binding
Nalbinding is an ancient technique used to produce hats, socks, mittens and other woolen goods using a single short needle and lengths of woolen yarn
The oldest nalbound fragments found in Finland are approximately from 1000 CE.
Striped fragments of a mitten from Eura early 1000 CE (southwest Finland)
Fragments from Masku and Köyliö 1050 CE (southwest Finland), and a striped fragment of a mitten in Kekomäki in Kaukola (Ceded Carelia; the area nowadays belongs to Russia)
Fragments of two separate mittens from Tuukkala (East Finland), all from 1200 CE. Thank
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.
Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.
Made to order please do not hesitate to ask if you require a specific size. Items are hand crafted with love ❤️
All items are crafted in 100% wool rare breed or Icelandic wools. Cherish and cold wash if you ever need to . Wool has its own waterproofing and warmth a treasure sheep grown with love ❤️
Sep 16, 2019
Beautiful!!!! The colors are even more rich than the picture shows. The details are lovely- the buttons especially look great with the mittens. I can't get over how amazing and sturdy these are. LOVE them!
Feb 5, 2018
Snel, Vakmanschap, uniek en vooral makkelijk in communicatie. Een echte aanrader.