Latest Updates

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)

7/2015 - Added 34 new nalbinding videos, and new stitch types.

4/2015 - Added links to Laura Hämäri's Master's Thesis, and Vajanto's and Lipkin's articles (Home / Links to other websites)

3/2015 - Added new stitch
FS 3+1, variant, "Nemi's Back Weave"

3/2015 - Added new stitch Finnish Stitch 2+1 plaited edge Räisälä

8/2014 - Updated pdf instructions, now in English ("For Newcomers")

Nalbinding

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,
56 years ago (1960)

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Samples of the Russian Stitch Group


Nalbinding swatches

The first number means the number of loops that stay around thumb, the second number means how many loops are picked up onto the needle behind the thumb, and the third number, how many loops are picked up onto the needle from back to front, needle tip towards 9 o'clock.

Or, if you are working flat, the first number means the number of yarns under which to insert the needle, the second number means the number of yarns over which to insert the needle, and the third number, the number of yarns under which to inser the needle (before changing the direction of the needle).


Russian Stitch 2+2+2, F2 (front  -  reverse)
UUOOUUOO/UUOOUUU

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Russian Stitch 2+2+2, plaited edge, Parikkala style (front  -  reverse)
UUOOUU/OOUUOOU, connection "under X"

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Russian Stitch 2+1+1 (front  -  reverse)
UUOU/OUOOO

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Russian Stitch 2+2+1, plaited edge (front  -  reverse)
UUOOU/OUUOOU, connection on the reverse side RM-1

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Russian Stitch 2+2+1 (front  -  reverse)
Sakkola Stitch
UUOOU/OUUOOO

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Russian Stitch 1+2+2 (front  -  reverse)
Polvijärvi Stitch
UOOUU/OOUUOO


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Russian Stitch 2+2+3 (front  -  reverse)
Salmi Stitch
UUOOUUU/OOOUUOOO

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Russian Stitch 1+1+1 (front  -  reverse)
Dalby Stitch
UOU/OUOO

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Russian Stitch 1+2+1 (front  -  reverse)
Kitee Stitch
UOOU/OUUOO

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Russian Stitch 2+1+1, plaited edge (front  -  reverse)
UUOU/OUOOU F1

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