Medieval Garments Reconstructed

Medieval Garments Reconstructed

Norse Clothing Patterns

eBook - 2011
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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 Viking garment!
Publisher: Santa Barbara : Aarhus University Press, 2011
ISBN: 9788779349018
Characteristics: 1 online resource (144 pages)
Additional Contributors: Østergård, Else
Nørgård, Anna


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Jul 22, 2011

Fascinating and thorough except for one surprising omission: dates. None of the garments are given even an approximate date. You can get that information from one of the appendices in its big brother volume, Woven Into The Earth but it seems an odd thing to leave out.

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