Tag: Saami

Reindeer Leather Clutch Bags

Rainbow / Black Sami Reindeer Leather Clutch Purse

These are hand made reindeer leather clutch purses. The reindeer leather pouch has been made using reindeer leather scraps in various colours. The purse is lined with natural linen fabric and has […]

Petsamo Life

Tales of a Sámi I am now updating my father’s stories and will be posting them to my YouTube channel. Tales of a Sámi updated: 2023 2017 My father recorded some audio […]

Sami Handwoven Bands

9 Thread Skalleband

These belts, braids and bands are hand woven using traditional Saami patterns. The bands are generally woven using wool yarns imported from Sweden and Finland. The Sami Bands are woven on a […]

Saami Heritage

Salomon Halonen

My grandmother was Marja (Maria) Dahl, a Saami, born in Vesisaari,Vadsà in northern Norway, near the Anni Joki on August 4, 1870. Her parents moved to Petsamo when she was a baby. […]

Sami Felt Art


These hand felted art pictures are based on some of the ancient rock art of my ancestors, the Saami people. Some of these carvings date back almost 5000 years. The northern areas […]