The Viking Store

Medieval reenactment products, mostly shields and helmets. Also many LARP, Cosplay and viking-themed products, primarily jewelry. Website: Facebook:

Handcrafted History

I’m Linda and I focus on historical costumes. I travel all around Sweden (and abroad too) holding workshops and teaching about historical crafting, and I also make historical clothing on comission, for companies, reenactors and museums. Website: Facebook: Handcrafted History Etsy: HandcraftedHistories

Viking Women Clothing: Aprondress

This article focuses on the garment that was worn by Viking women together with the characteristic oval brooches. While it has been called many things by researchers over the years (e.g. trägerrock and hängerock), I will use what is currently thought to be the old Norse name for the garment (Ewing 2006, p. 37), namely…

A 15th century kirtle

Read the original post and see more pics on Recreating History After two fantastic months on Iceland I’m now back in Sweden. The rest of the summer will be filled with a lot of work before my studies start again and I realised that I wouldn’t be able to go to any reenactment event this year…