Horsehair naalbinding correction to message
I meant to say at the end I would love to do a pair of wool mittens
to embroider on not the horsehair ones !
--- In email@example.com, "loweosborn" <loweosborn@...>
> I took the picture of the mitten made of horsehair at the
> Västernorrlands Museum, Sweden last summer. See Photo section.
> The curator explained that these were not created for warmth put to
> able to get a better grip on the fish when ice fishing. They couldadd
> a little wool to the horsehair to help it bind together better.Very
> coarse !I
> It would be interesting to try and learn how to do this technique.
> love the embroidery on some of them.