Red Karelian Belt

Karelian Belts

Karelian Style Handwoven Belts In Karelia and in other parts of Finland narrow belts and braids were woven using cards (or tablets) or small hand-held rigid heddle looms. The woven belts or braids were used for decoration for skirts, for decorative edgings on clothing, hat trims or as laces for boots and shoes. Different regions …

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