Latest Updates

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)

7/2015 - Added 34 new nalbinding videos, and new stitch types.

4/2015 - Added links to Laura Hämäri's Master's Thesis, and Vajanto's and Lipkin's articles (Home / Links to other websites)

3/2015 - Added new stitch
FS 3+1, variant, "Nemi's Back Weave"

3/2015 - Added new stitch Finnish Stitch 2+1 plaited edge Räisälä

8/2014 - Updated pdf instructions, now in English ("For Newcomers")


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,
56 years ago (1960)


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Finnish Stitch 1+2, plaited edge  (Rindal Stitch)

Hansen's Notation UOO/UUOU F1  (video)

FS 1+2 plaited edge, Rindal Stitch 

Rindal, Ålvundeid, Støren (Norway)

Nordland mentions in his book a pair of mittens made with this stitch from Rindal and Ålvundeid (both places from Møre og Romsdalista, Norway), and from Støren (from Sør-Trøndelag, Norway).

Finnish Stitch 1+2, plaited edge, F1
Rindal Stitch

front side

Finnish Stitch 1+2, plaited edge, F1
Rindal Stitch

reverse side

1 thumb loop, 2 loops onto the needle behind the thumb. At the end push the needle under the thumb loop, but over the needle yarn.