Plant Dyed Rya Rug Yarns

Plant Dyed Rya Rug Yarns

Natural Plant Dyed Rya Rug Wool Please Note: I am currently in the process of developing some new min-size Rya Rug Kits that will use natural plant dyed yarns. Your patience is appreciated. Here are a few other sources for ordering Rya rug backings and supplies. Iltamaa Jenni Vanhanen in Finland offers wonderful Finnish style… Continue reading Plant Dyed Rya Rug Yarns

Nalbinding

Nalbinding Hat

Nalbinding is an ancient textile technique that pre-dates knitting. Nalbinding knots are sewn using a large wooden or bone needle by forming interconnecting loops around your thumb. My interest in the textile techniques of nalbinding came from my Saami father. My grandmother was a Saami from the Sor-Varanger province of Norway. My father was born… Continue reading Nalbinding