The three most important norse gods, representing Creation, Protection, and Destruction (which is necessary for the beginning of a new Creation). They are in fact one and the same force, which moves the universe.
The tenth-century finds from Hedeby harbor offer sharp contrast to the Birka style. Here are found wool garment pieces that display rounded armholes for fitted sleeves, two-piece body construction with shoulder seams, and scoop-style necklines (Hagg
"Iron Age Finnish Clothing -- Elina modeled this medieval outfit in an Iron Age fashion show organized by a friend. As a note: Many of Elina's posts are in English as well as Finnish, and she does beautiful needlework.