Do you want to make yourself some Viking garments. Here you can find lots of templates for sewing. http://www.vikingsonline.org.uk/resources/authenticity/basickit/index.htm
The holidays always seem to find me ill. This year wasn’t so bad, but I was down with a cold for over a week. I always think I’ll get some online stuff done with I’m convalescing,…
PANTS! All of the pants, all of the time. Excellent article documenting several different varieties of pants in the Viking Age.
Viking Hedeby Bag by HalfGoatLeatherwork on Etsy, £175.00 This company does *awesome* work. Thumbs up!
Kaftan Pattern (viking or byzantine)
Master Rashid's Mongol-style coat pattern. BELIEVE THE HYPE. So warm, so comfortable. DYV
Viking Bag from Birka by NornasMystery on Etsy
Superb description of the stitches on the Skjoldehamn hood by Raaness. (I translated the original from Norwegian to English.)
Sketch of the speculative design for a Viking-age coat or caftan, my blog shows the construction and finished version of the coat.
Pictorial description of one way to make a simple Viking-style hat. The tutorial is for a modern "Russian" fur-trimmed hat, but could easily be adapted.
Mistress Thora Sharptooth's interpretation of the Birka coat.
The hood-shoulder parts could also be made straight instead of angled. We like straight pieces, less wasted fabric!
viking dress Try on a doll first then work with Kara?
Ghawazee Coats ~ Recently there was an interesting conversation about Ghawazee coats on one of the Ottoman costume discussion lists.