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Viking craft kit, knot binding kit, hand spinning and Naelbinding kit, natural wool kit, viking hat kit, Christmas gift craft kit

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+ $12.42 shipping
+ $12.42 shipping

Made in Ringwood, United Kingdom

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This viking craft kit for Naelbinding and spinning would make an excellent Christmas gift craft kit, perfect for historical enthisiats, teaching about history and how we lived in medieval times and trying out some new skills.

This craft kit contains everything a viking or medieval would need to make a hat from scratch! This craft kit requires no previous skills and contains a pine drop spindle, 50g British hand prepared chemical free Jacobs roving and Nalbinding needle. In your craft bag you will also find the instructions for using the drop spindle, a Naelbinding how to booklet and a pattern for your own viking hat! All contained in a large cotton gift bag perfect for storing your wool and craft supplies, gifting or travelling. This historical craft kit is a great way to immerse yourself in some history, Naelbinding pre dates knitting and crochet and is thought to have originated in the late Neolithic it was once widespread from Norway to egypt and peru, it was used by medieval and viking crafts people to create warm woolen garments such as socks, hats and mittens, even some larger items such as jumper fragments have been discovered! The wool used would have been hand spun on a drop spindle and plied to create a thick wooly yarn perfect for keeping warm. This kit would make a great gift for a historical enthusiast or as a teaching tool, for demonstrating traditional craft methods.

Kit contents:
Hand made Recycled pine Drop spindle
50g British Jacobs Roving (naturally variegated)
1 wooden hand carved nalbinding needle
Drop spindle instructions
Nalbinding instructions
Nalbinding hat instructions
Cotton gift bag

All my wool is grown by happy meadow grazed sheep from local farms, I purchase the fleece for a fair price directly from the farmers and hand prepare my wool without the use of chemicals using traditional methods to give a soft fluffy wool perfect for spinning and traditional crafts.

To add additional Jacobs roving to your order follow this link: https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/492852018

I also have a variety of roving from different sheep breeds: https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/WildForestWool


For Free tutorials find me on instagram @wildforestwool or just drop me a message I'm always happy to help

For Free tutorials find me on instagram @wildforestwool or just drop me a message I'm always happy to help

Average review
Very cool craft. Will have a better idea in 6 months when I've got it completed! ;)
Feb 13, 2018 by Donn Goodman
First attempt at spinning and is coming on nicely.
Jan 2, 2018 by Shar Mcdonald
Nov 20, 2017 by dawnjaunt
Arrived super fast. This is going to be a child's Yuletide present which will be very much appreciated when compared to all the dross in the shops.
Oct 22, 2017 by birgittao1

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