How to Sew a Sami Reindeer Bracelet Part 2

Reindeer Leather Bracelet

How to stitch the back of a Sami Reindeer Leather Bracelet.This article is a continuation from How to Make a Sami Reindeer Leather BraceletStep 1 – How to Weave the Pewter braid ‘Pulla’ 4 Strand PatternStep 2 – How to Sew the Pewter Braid to Reindeer Leather Please Note:I supply these patterns and instructions for… Continue reading How to Sew a Sami Reindeer Bracelet Part 2

Sami Armband – 4 Strand

Sami style reindeer bracelets are usually made using reindeer leather and pewter thread. The pewter thread is woven into a braid and then hand stitched onto a length of reindeer leather. The bracelet enclosure is a button made of reindeer antler horn or pewter. The pewter or tin thread can be woven into a variety… Continue reading Sami Armband – 4 Strand

Sami Reindeer Bracelets

Sami Bracelet

One of the traditional Saami duodji crafts is leathermaking. I thought I would give it a try. I started with something simple by purchasing a Sami bracelet kit from a Sami supplier in Sweden TNKReativt. The bracelet kit includes a piece of reindeer leather, tin thread, artificial sinew, clear nylon thread, sewing thread, a sewing… Continue reading Sami Reindeer Bracelets