Links of local interest

GENERAL RESOURCES

Hemslöjden  – Swedish handicraft

Textil Hemslöjd – textile handicraft

Slöjd i Skåne – handicraft in Skåne, southern Sweden

DigitaltMuseum.se – on-line database of collections from swedish Museums

DigitalMuseum.no – similar norwegian database

Staden Malmös Hemslöjdförening 

WOOL/YARN, other supplies 

Hemslöjden in Skåne  – a shop in Landskrona dedicated to handicraft of  Southern Sweden

Filtmakeriet –  wool spinning and felting  factory, processing only swedish wool. Sell yarn and felt.

Den Gamla Skolan – arranging  spinning courses, sell local wool, Kromsky spinning wheels

Gammeldags – wool from own farm, yarn, spindles, wool combs

Östergötland Ullspinneri  – spinning Swedish wool, sell yarn

Österlen Alpacka  – alpaca fiber from own farm, both huacaya and suri, yarn

Skåningsmåla farm – sell mohair yarn and fiber

WEAVING

VävstolsMuseet – a museum for weaving in Glimåkra

Södervidinge – vävstuga in Skåne, near Lund and Kävlinge

Bergdala Spinnhus 

WEAVING ATELIER

MMF AB – founded by Märta Måås-Fjetterström,

Alice Lund Textilier AB

Dahlåkra Damast & Stuteri 

WEAVING SUPPLIES

Ås Vävgarner

Blomqvist/Nordiska 

Vävbutiken

Borgs Vävgarner

Holma-Helsinglands AB, Bockens garner  – PDF files of samples of all their yarns 

MUSEUMS

Kulturen – open-air museum in Lund

Landskrona museum  – local history, permanent exhibition on 1900s folk textile

Malmö museer 

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