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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,
60 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.