Gallery. Tablet weaving: “hoofs”

The pattern for these garters is based on a traditional Estonian pattern called “split hoofs”. The colours of the original design are slightly different, especially on the edges. These garters were woven on request for an SCA event.

Size: width 2,5 cm, woven length 80 cm, full length 1 m.

Materials: warp — 100% wool, weft – linen sewing thread. 

Technique: threaded-in pattern, 12  tablets.

Creation dates: July 2004.

Pattern for the traditional version of the design can be found in the Workshop pattern library.