History and folklore of crafts

Collection by Erin T • Last updated 7 weeks ago

Erin T
jpg only: lots of pictures of sheep and wool at site, but no pics of nalebinding! Viking Garb, Viking Knit, Knitting Patterns, Crochet Patterns, Medieval Crafts, Wooly Bully, Viking Clothing, Tablet Weaving, Yarn Crafts

Nålebinding lærebok

Bildekurs og oppskrifter for nålebinding. Revidert utgave, nå 32 sider.

The president of the United States, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and his wife Eleanor as newlyweds. She looks like herself, however, president Roosevelt most certainly does not. Art Du Fil, Knitting Humor, Knit Art, My Hairstyle, American Presidents, Eleanor Roosevelt, Franklin Roosevelt, Roosevelt Family, Historia

Our Mission

We knitters come in all shapes and sizes, from near and far - there are over twenty different approaches to knitting found around the world. We all hold our knitting needles just a bit differently...

how to make and use a mayan spindle - this would be a great way to teach kids spinning! Spinning Wool, Hand Spinning, Spinning Wheels, Spin Me Right Round, Drop Spindle, Loom Weaving, Yarn Crafts, Fiber Art, Lana

Alternative Spinning Tools, Beyond the Simple Spindle

make a Mayan spinner, kick spindles,

Love the "hip" fiber storage till the fiber is spun. Spinning Rope from Coconut Fiber Spinning Wool, Hand Spinning, Spinning Wheels, Textiles, Drop Spindle, Art Textile, We Are The World, Fiber Art, Lana

Indien: Backwaters

Aus Fasern der Kokosnuss werden hier Seile hergestellt.

TUTORIAL for making leather ghillies, viking shoes, or whatever they're called Viking Shoes, Viking Garb, Viking Footwear, Viking Dress, Viking Costume, Renaissance Costume, Renaissance Fair, Art Du Cuir, Vikings

Iron Age Shoes (previous 'viking Shoes')

Iron Age Shoes (previous 'viking Shoes'): Edited to add: Due to alle the comments regarding the title of this instruction, I've changed the name to 'iron age shoes' which might be more historycally correct. I learned to make these by using my own foot as a template. Therefore, all the meas…

Jamieson's of Shetland Fairisle Hat (Peat) Fair Isle Knitting Patterns, Fair Isle Pattern, Knitting Charts, Hand Knitting, Wooly Hats, Knitted Hats, Knit Crochet, Crochet Hats, How To Purl Knit

Les Basics Le Zip Toggle Sweat Army

Buy the Les Basics Le Zip Toggle Sweat in Army from leading mens fashion retailer END. - only £109.00. Fast shipping on all latest Les Basics products.

Gentleman knitting woolen caps at The Blue Mosque ( Sultanahmet Camii ) Istanbul, Turkey. Knitting Humor, Knitting Projects, Knitting Patterns, Crochet Patterns, Col Crochet, Tricot D'art, Knit Art, Vintage Knitting, Knitting Wool


Gentleman knitting woolen caps at The Blue Mosque ( Sultanahmet Camii ) Istanbul, Turkey. 8/6/2007

Knitting girl, Marken, Netherlands. Zuiderzeemuseum, Enkhuizen. Knitting Quotes, Knitting Humor, Art Du Fil, Knit Art, Hans Christian, Sewing Art, Illustrations, Female Art, Painting & Drawing

Rudolf Hirth du Frenès (1846 – 1916, German)

Knitting girl, Marken, Netherlands. Zuiderzeemuseum, Enkhuizen.

(Site in Russian) Random pictures of slavic folk dress, accessories, etc. Some nice pictures of inkle bands and interesting tassel finishes Inkle Weaving, Inkle Loom, Card Weaving, Tablet Weaving, Finger Weaving, Traditional Fashion, Textiles, Folk Costume, Embroidery

Magical Properties of Belts in Slavic Folk Beliefs

POYAS (or Pojas in South Slavic languages) is like a piece of clothing that the person wears and is taking the form of a circle, naturally so it was often used as a talisman.