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Medieval Garments Reconstructed

Norse Clothing Patterns

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143 pages, ill.
ISBN 978 87 7934 298 9


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Short introduction to the amazing finds of garments from the Norse settlement of Herjolfnes in Greenland by Else Østergård. Chapters on technique: production of the tread, dyeing, weaving techniques, cutting and sewing by Anna Nørgaard. Measurements and drawing of garments, hoods, and stockings with sewing instructions by Lilli Frandsen. A practical guide to making your own Norse Medieval garment!

Press reviews

Mary Harlow, the Journal of Medieval Archaeology

"It [the book] has much to offer medieval, dress and textile historians and conservators".