- Dorothy Burnam (of Cut my Cote fame amongst reenactors) has a paper
she traced the thread path of the earlier 'knit' pieces (earlier as in
of the Roman Empire) & showed them to be universally nalbinding. I
dig up the reference if there's any interest.
Please, Ma'am, I would love to see this reference!
> In retrospect, I may have mistated Felkin ( I read him a year ago ),or
> Felkin may have been lumping together the various methods of textileAlso remember that the term 'knitting' did not originally mean what it
> production through knotting a single yarn (knitting,
> nalbinding, crochet, etc).
does today. It meant any kind of weaving, braiding, whatever that ended
up with a 'fabric'. This has caused confusion and consternation for
quite awhile now (grin)!