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Fantastic yarn as always when it’s Lichtfaden yarn. I love the colour, soft variations of gold, copper and lavender. Splendour is the word that pops up in my mind when I look at it. Knitted ...

Fantastic yarn as always when it’s Lichtfaden yarn. I love the colour, soft variations of gold, copper and lavender. Splendour is the word that pops up in my mind when I look at it.

silk tablet weaving Mammen; c.960-1020. Found in the rich chamber tomb in Bjerringhøj by Mammen near Viborg, pattern is constructed by tablet weaving with silver and gold thread. © Foto Henrik Wichmann, Nationalmuseet

Here, about a month ago, I got another wonderful challenge in the long line of commissions which makes me better. This time, a brocade reconstruction based on this little 3 cm long, 9 mm wide piece…

band from vestrum/norway 4th century tablet technique: pebble weave woven by aisling

band from vestrum/norway century tablet technique: pebble weave woven by aisling

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"Illustration Lise Ræder Knudsen, Det uldne brikvævede bånd fra Mammengraven, p 149"

Photograph: Odense Bys Museer and Hilde Thunem, marked and strap 569