Anne Sofie Østergaard

Anne Sofie Østergaard

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Mammen grave textile Amongst the other textiles in the grave from Mammen is silk material in a plain weave and a more complicated twill technique called samitum. We do not know what the two pieces of material were used for, but perhaps they were bordering for a collar. Two shreds of samitum silk material decorated with small yellow hearts on a red background are amongst the finest textiles known from the Viking Age. The man from Mammen was a very special person! Mantle ribbon

970 C. Fragments interpreted as the decorative ends of a cloak fastening band. Purple silk, stuffed with blue wool. Tablet braid in silk, gold and silver thread. Decorative panel in nalbinding with gold and silver thread.

Heath Ledger skateboarding over Christian Bale

EPIC : Heath Ledger as the Joker skate boarding over Christian Bale as Batman while they take a break on the set of The Dark Knight. You can all quit your lives now. Single greatest picture in the history of pictures and internet.

Kvindelig kriger (valkyrie?) fra Hårby, Fyn.

Silver valkyrie figurine from all sides, picture by Asger Kjaergaard, Odense City Museums - Unique silver valkyrie found in Denmark on December 2012

The trendy fox styles of winter headwear are ideal for coldest weather and make a great fashion statement of you. You will need: ¾ yd. of faux fox fur, 60"wide ¾ yd. of velveteen, 40" wide 3 yds. o...

The trendy fox styles of winter headwear are ideal for coldest weather and make a great fashion statement of you. You will need: ¾ yd. of faux fox fur, ¾ yd. of velveteen, wide 3 yds.

"Superb description of the stitches on the Skjoldehamn hood by Raaness. In Norwegian but the pictures would be decipherable for any non-scandinavians."

A superb description (in english) of how the hood/kaprun from the Skjoldehamn findings are made. A perfect hood for wind, snow and rain.

Hand-sewing 101

Hand-sewing I hate hand sewing, I always try to figure out creative ways to use my sewing machine instead, but it doesn't look good