Brocaded Braids

In the weeks to come, I will show you some brocaded braids and trims. It is a lot of fun to brocade though it is very time consuming. So visit this side more often to keep track of the new patterns
If you want to give any comments just write to sonja@die-wollhex.de
 
description
Leublein
about 15th century
Material: naturaldyed wool, weft : silk , brocading weft : silk
width: ca. 3,5 cm
My headband reconstruction of an Anglo-Saxon pattern from Sarre, Kent ap. 6th century ad

material: herbal dyed wool weft silk brocading weft silk

handmade glasbead in the center



Trondheim 11th century 1
Material: naturaldyed wool, weft : silk , brocading weft : silk
width: ca. 3,5 cm
Anglo Saxon 6. th century

Sarre, Kent Grave 4

Material: naturaldyed wool, weft : silk , brocading weft : silk
width: ca. 1,5 cm

braid from 12./13. cent. of Andreas Sunesson
Archbishoph of Lund 1
Material: naturaldyed wool, weft : silk , brocading weft : silk
width: ca. 3,5 cm

 

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*1 Muster aus dem Buch von Nancy Spies Ecclesiastical Pomp & Aristocratic Circumstances