Latest Updates

9/2017 - Added new videos

8/2017 - Added new videos

7/2017 - Added new videos and photos of stitch samples.

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)

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,
57 years ago (1960)

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Samples of the Finnish Turning Stitches,
and Turning Stitches variant 2


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 3 o'clock (or 9 o'clock in some cases).

tr = loop-to-be-turned, needle tip to right (towards 3 o'clock)
tl = loop-to-be-turned, needle tip to left (towards 9 o'clock)



Finnish Turning Stitch 2+2+tr (front  -  reverse)

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Finnish Turning Stitch 2+2+tr, plaited edge, Parikkala style (front  -  reverse)
connection "under X"


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Turning Stitch variant II, 2+tl+2 (front  -  reverse)

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Turning Stitch, variant II b, 2+tr+2  (front  -  reverse)


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Turning Stitch variant II, 2+tl+3 (front  -  reverse)

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Turning Stitch variant II, 1+tl+1 (front  -  reverse)


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