Finland, Waveweaver's Wool / Hannele Köngäs, Grey horse hair bag
Product name: Grey horse hair bag
Type of product: Handbag
Description (story of the item):
Hand woven with damask loom, where you pull up the pattern shafts to build the motif. In the surface you see the different shades of grey horse tail. It´s very slowly to weave horse hair, max 4 cm / hour. You put every horse hair by hand to the shed and must keep an eye, which way you put the straw, every second in different direction.
Hand woven with damask loom, warp black cotton yarn, weft Finnish grey horse hair. Lining is of black silk fabric. Handles are braided horse hair.
Measurements / size:
W 17 cm x H 17 cm