Latest Updates

9/2017 - Added new videos

8/2017 - Added new videos

7/2017 - Added new videos and photos of stitch samples.

10/2016 - Added three new nalbinding stithces (Tabs Turning Stitches and Other Nalbinding Stitches)

6/2016 - Added link to Hanna Martikainen's Master's Thesis (About Nalbinding / Magazines, Theses, and other)


In this website you can find nalbinding videos, and instructions on how to make nalbinding mittens.

"In the past years nalbinding has become a 'fashionable' hobby"

- Toini-Inkeri Kaukonen,
58 years ago (1960)


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Russian Stitch 1+1+1, plaited edge  (Telemark Stitch)

UOU/OUOU F1  (video)

Russian Stitch 1+1+1, plaited edge, Telemark Stitch 

Telemark, Buskerud (Norway)
Dalarna, Järna (Sweden)

Russian Stitch 1+1+1, plaited edge, F1
Telemark Stitch

front side


Russian Stitch 1+1+1, plaited edge, F1
Telemark Stitch

reverse side

Nordland mentions in his book that there are milk sieves made with this stitch from Telemark and Buskerud (Norway), and Dalarna and Järna (Sweden).

You can read more about the Russian Stitch Family on page Stitch Grouping by Toini-Inkeri Kaukonen (link).