This site shows tutorials on all types of stitches for embroidery. I pinned the Interlaced Herringbone Stitch - Gorgeous!
Mammen find in Denmark 9th c. - the large round faces on the museum reconstruction of this are quite big (like a cup or can in diameter) and used as a border on a cloak.
viking embroidery detail, from http://lokislocker.net/index.php
Traditional Viking Embroidery ¤
Detail of dragon embroidery on one of Maria Åhren's rectangular cloaks.
Embroidery trim on a linen Viking dress - double Herringbone, as found at the Mammen site, with some extras.
Viking apron: Eagles Embroidery by Zadumana.deviantart.com on @deviantART - --------------(Viking Blog: elDrakkar.blogspot.com)
Embroidery from the Tenth Century Viking Grave at Mammen, Denmark. Additional info at http://www.heatherrosejones.com/mammen/index.html
I need to gut and completely re-do my entire SCA wardrobe. Sigh. But I love this simple embroidery on her Viking undertunic.