Semi-Custom: Skaði - trådverk

Semi-Custom: Skaði

This is a deposit on a semi-custom handwoven piece. Please read the product description carefully before making the purchase.

Skaði is made of 100% GOTS-certified organic wild mulberry silk, naturally dyed with indigo, madder root, lac, buckthorn bark, and rhubarb root.

The finished fabric is perfect for baby wraps, blankets, shawls, cowls, ponchos, and more. Weaving begins in the first half of January. The weave is shown in the last picture, but you can choose from most weaves collected for you here.

In norse mythology, Skaði is the goddess of the bow hunt, winter, and the mountains.


Weft Fibre Options

PRICE per meter of handwoven fabric (includes hand-dying and your weft of choice): 2.100 SEK

Yarn sample card available here

A 100% GOTS certified organic wild mulberry silk (thin)
B 100% eri silk (6-ply, thin, same as warp)
C 100% eri silk (2-ply, medium to thin)
D 70% extrafine merino, 30% silk (medium to thin)
E 100% extrafine merino (medium)
F (add 200 SEK/m) 100% extrafine merino from organic farming (very thin)
G 100% GOTS certified organic linen (very thin)
H 100% GOTS certified organic cotton (very thin)

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Ring sling conversion (please add 20cm length): 200 SEK 

Poncho conversion: 700 SEK (calculate with 1.8m length of fabric for sizes S and M)

Twisted fringe: 400 SEK per end
Beaded & twisted fringe: 500 SEK per end

Colour blocking: Throughout the wrap: 1200 SEK total; tails only: 800 SEK; as middle marker: 400 SEK.

Lace accent: 450 SEK 
Lace accent with beads: 550 SEK

Inlays: Throughout the wrap: 350 SEK; tails only: 200 SEK; as middle marker: 150 SEK.

After care service

My handwovens are made to last a lifetime. But sometimes life can be rough, and a thread gets pulled and breaks, or your dog attempts to eat the fringe. Therefore, I offer a free repairs service for my handwovens for a year after purchase.

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Washing Instructions

You can use the wool wash program of your washing machine, or gently wash by hand in lukewarm water using detergent or soap for wool and silk. Gently squeeze the suds through the fabric, taking care not to rub the fabric too much, and avoid steep changes in water temperature as this may cause shrinkage. Rinse the garment in clean water, squeezing gently without twisting or wringing. A short light spin in the washing machine will help remove most of the water. Dry naturally away from direct heat such as radiators and sunlight. Never use a tumble dryer! Press whilst damp, or with steam at medium setting to bring out the softness and lustre of silk.

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