Adventures in the SCA- Viking Clothing
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Viking/Anglo Saxon

 

500 - 1066

 

I've made several Viking Saxon Gowns
SAXON
Jingles 08
Finnish Viking
  Pink Coat
  Eura Viking

 

Here is a Viking Hat

Jorvik Hood

12 x 25" piece of linen

grosgrain ribbon 2 pcs @ 19" each finish ends

Sew up the back seam (I used french seam

Turn up and press the bottom hem.

Insert ribbon and sew to underside of hem

Turn under and stitch hem line, enclosing the ribbon

Volie....done in less than 20 minutes.

(the real hood has linen string that is attached up higher on the hood)

Examples of this type of hood have been recovered from the Viking finds at Jorvík (Viking York) and are described in Described in Walton, Penelope, Textiles, Cordage and Raw Fibre from 16-22 Coppergate,Council for British Archaeology, London, England 1989.

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

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