Author Archives: Carmelina Fauteux

Panel embroidery

I want to thank everyone here for this event. This is my panel embroidery. When I am done with my hood embroidery and my bag I will add the photos also.

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Belt

Just finished my belt. Nervous time trying to finish the rest. This belt was a challenge. It does have a couple of mistakes, but I am not going to complain, I finished it! I just need to finish the ends. … Continue reading

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Progress

I finished my serek. I finished my Birka wallet. Deerskin or a more flexible leather would have been better. I just need to add a bead for a closure. I worked on my panel. I am really worried I won’t … Continue reading

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Documentation

Viking Apron Dress and Assesores There are small scraps of material found in graves, usually with small remnants of wool. Wool holds up better than linen. Very often these preserved scraps were found with metal jewelry like turtle brooches. The … Continue reading

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Progress

I have been working hard on documentation, embroidery, and weaving. Here are some pictures of my weaving. Shawl 1, to small, shawl 2 I am happy with

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Progress

Worked on my hood and panel for the apron dress.

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Progress

Finished the trim and used it on my apron dress. Finished my Jorvik hood and pieced together a Skjoldhamn hood in wool.

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Update

Finished apron dress, and Jorvik Hood.

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Update

I have been working arond the clock, finished seams and hem on my apron dress. Finished tablet weaving and lucet cord that I will add to the dress tomorrow. I will post pictures tomorrow, going to sleep 💤.

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Serek

Finished the hem on my serek.

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