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Medieval Crafts - Lucet

Medieval Crafts - Lucet

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Lucet is a method of cordmaking or braiding which is believed to date back to the Viking and Medieval periods, when it was used to hang useful items from the belt. Lucet cord is square, strong, and slightly springy. Next pages show more textile tools.

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Lucet on

Lucets. This looks very like mine.

The decorated line-winder that is *extremely* unlikely to be a lucet - it is 22.1 cm long! Made from whalebone, it is 2.7 cm thick, and 6.4 cm wide. Found at Sømhovd, Sømna municipality, Nordland county, Norway. At the NTNU Vitenskapsmuseet, MuseumNo : T13471. Dated "Late Iron Age" >>read why it's "extremely unlikely"

UNIMUS - simple html output

Dünteln looks easier than lucet. Do research.

Lucet square cord knitting, we were given a great demonstration by Nicole Jutras

Example of possible lucet braid from Gotland, Sweden. Photograph from K. Petterson's article in TOR.

lucets and lucetting

Lucet no-twist method tutorial

Viking Age Lucets [braiding tool]

How to make a cord the Viking way with a lucet (Swedish)

365 saker att slöjda » #623 Slynga!

How to use a lucet tutorial

Lucet Cord Braiding Instructions | How to Use a Lucet Tool

The supply thread now forms the new loop. Pull straight to the right; figure 2b (with more knots). Flip and repeat. With practice you should...

Making Lucetted Cord.

OMG.... Thread dispenser for all my lucetting threads!!!

Lucet basic single

Lucet Instructions from Wooded Hamlet Designs

Lucet Instructions from Wooded Hamlet Designs

lucet history

Lucet Basic double

Lucet Cord Instructions | How to Use a Lucet Tool

Lucet or Tvinningsben ( text Sandy Sempel, Frojel Gotlandica) In 1968 Kerstin Pettersson wrote an article in TOR (vol XII) on a find of a W...

Lucet in Viking times

twenty pound tabby: Lucet Tutorial - Square Cord

twenty pound tabby: Lucet Tutorial - Square Cord

Lildog Blog: Lucet patterns

Lildog Blog: Lucet patterns

How to Use a Double Lucet

How to Use a Double Lucet

Bone lucets found in archeological dig.

Lucet by metanoia_cw, via Flickr. Interesting for the "needle" to move the stitches.

My source for kumihimo and Lucet string, sold by another SCAdian

Nassau 3/2 Mercerized Cotton