Three bodices lying in the snow near the city of Lillehammer, waiting – well, what are they waiting for? They are waiting for a dress! I have woven three new folk costume dress fabrics in cooperation with folk costume tailor Mona Løkting  of  Staslig – Håndverk & tradisjon, inspired by old folk costumes in the museum archive. …

 

The shadows were very long. The light of the sun rays hit me straight in the eyes, and the snow had a purple hue. The last sun beams of the year, or at least the last I saw of the sun. This was on Sunday, November 19. Clear sky, almost no wind and about two …

 

“You actually don’t know how to make the weaver’s knot?” The production boss stared at me surprised and smiled mockingly. I was embarassed, three years ago I had passed the Norwegian weaving exam which lasted for six whole days and I was a journeyman  in weaving. “You need to be able do do this knot …

 

Scarves for you!

Scarf squares

Finally I have had time to weave more scarves! They have been very popular and the last one was sold in November last year, but I never had the time to weave more of them. Last winter I worked very hard in order to finish my folk art project, and afterwards there were lots of …

 
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