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Norwegian Craft Traditions: Episode 7. Learning Traditional Løyesaum Embroidery

Welcome to our guide to Setesdal! Randi Myrum is back to talk about the traditional Løyesaum embroidery found on the folk costumes and sweaters in Setesdal and to give us some quick lessons on how to make the embroideries ourselves. Check out the episode here below and keep scrolling to see some close-up images of the embroidery!



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And here is an image of the cover of the book that we mentioned in the episode, Stakkeklede i Setesdal by Aagot Noss. Unfortunately, we have just found out that this book is not sold online outside of Norway. it is sold by the Setesdal Museum and perhaps they ship abroad. Please contact them directly in case you would like to enquire: