The holidays are almost upon us, so what better way to celebrate them than giving away free stuff? Yes, Analog Addiction’s weekly giveaway contest is back, and this time, one lucky winner will have the chance to spend some quality time among the bloody vikings! 194 more words
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My vigil dress is great for demonstrating the cut of my Hedeby serk because the seam lines show up easily on the white fabric.
This pattern is part of my ‘fragments’ project, where I created speculative patterns based on the diagrams of Hedeby clothing fragments in Inga Hägg’s… 83 more words
Viking slaves were apparently decapitated and buried with their owners as grave gifts, new research shows. The slaves were buried headless. Moreover their diets differed. High status individuals who were accompanied by their – presumed – beheaded and sacrificed slaves, had much more meat in their diets. 745 more words