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")


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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Cross-Dalby Stitch

A stitch developed by German Petra Ommen

Hansen's Notation
UOO/UU\O/UOO F1 (modified)

Video (by Petra Ommen) p_crossdalby_o.jpg

This stitch is not actually related to the actual Dalby Stitch, but it inspired Petra to develop this stich, thus the name.

- 1 thumb loop (#1)
- 1 loop behind thumb (#2), pick up from front to back
- 1 loop behind thumb (#3), the one on the left, pick up from left to right
- pick up the loop #2 for the second time, from front to back
- push the needle under the thumb loop (#1), and under needle yarn