Blog: nalbinding

Nalbinding a hat.. again and again and again

Nalbinding a hat.. again and again and again

As winter is coming in again I figured it was time to break out the hat and mittens, only to discover that my nalbound hat from last year is nowhere to be found! Oh noes.. I have to make a new one! So I picked out some yarn (this stuff) and decided to take a...

Nalbinding Progress

Nalbinding Progress

Something about learning in-person how to do nalbinding has finally solidified how this whole thing is supposed to work. Since I had been trying many times and watched so many videos I had quite a bit of practice in before-hand. Now however it’s kinda working. First I decided to keep it simple and make a...

Making Nalbinding Needles

Making Nalbinding Needles

Tonight we are out in the shop making a couple of nalbinding needles. I’m going to try out a couple different lengths/thicknesses/etc as I learn how to do this. So far I’ve been able to make a small circle of wool but absolutely nothing complicated so this should get interesting. We’re using bone from a...