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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Cross-Dalby Stitch

A stitch developed by German Petra Ommen

Hansen's Notation
UOO/UU\O/UOO F1 (modified)


This stitch is not actually related to the actual Dalby Stitch, but it inspired Petra to develop this stich, thus the name.

- 1 thumb loop (#1)
- 1 loop behind thumb (#2), pick up from front to back
- 1 loop behind thumb (#3), the one on the left, pick up from left to right
- pick up the loop #2 for the second time, from front to back
- push the needle under the thumb loop (#1), and under needle yarn