Ermine 3: Tiniest Ermine

Here I offer three patterns for “mini” ermine points. They require a maximum of 18 cards. Each can be reproduced with as few as 12 cards (8 pattern cards plus 2 border cards either side). Do you want to try doubleface tablet weaving? Have a go with these 🙂 A couple of years ago, I…

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A squire’s belt for a viking

Valda asked me to make a tablet woven squire belt that was appropriate to her viking persona’s best outfit.   I asked whether she was aiming for authenticity, or if she’d like a piece that ‘looked the part’. It turned out that  something ‘viking-ish’ would be fine, and that the threads used should be guaranteed colourfast.…

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