Braided Linen Cord

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Braided Linen Cord

Postby Aginoth » Thu Apr 06, 2006 2:59 pm

Can anyone point me in the way of:

a) someone who can supply Braided linen cord (3-6 mm)

b) any resources on how to make it yourself using methods suitable for C14 Living History (me being a complete novice at it)

Thanks in advance

Aginoth / Dave
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Postby DomT » Thu Apr 06, 2006 3:14 pm

Well my Missus could make some up for you easily enough. Or you could make it yourself.

See the post below:- ... php?t=2849

'Finger braiding' is one of those skills a bit like kniting. Looks like an arcane art to the outsider but once you get the hang of it. . .

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Postby Uncle Bulgaria » Thu Apr 06, 2006 4:46 pm

Have sent you a PM :lol:

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