basic pattern to a viking dress, early middle-age. For the dress I'm doing right now, the yellow arrow is a bit larger, aprox 14 cm (including seam allowance).
Please read this about belts: http://www.medieval-baltic.us/vikbuckle.html Please read this about apron dress construction : http://urd.priv.no/viking/smokkr.html
Viking Dress with lacing on the side - made by Jeanette Cederstrom Karlsson who lives in Sweden. Picture from facebook
Simple. Looks like wool- maybe do cotton instead so the Texas sun doesn't melt the flesh off my bones.
Felicia's gorgeous dress! It really looks lovely when it's so fitted, even though (what I've learned) they probably weren't that fitted. But it's gorgeous anyway! <3
A viking dress found in a flashback scene from The Vampire Diaries
Layers without bulk. I like it. This dress could work for Ayla. Don't know the time period, though...
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Here are a few educational links to the primary research, inspired by this image: http://urd.priv.no/
Beowulf and Grendel movie....love the front detail!!