Völva Box

for the wool magicians

You like knitting, crocheting, weaving?

Create accessories for you and your loved ones, but in an ethical and inspired way?

Then this box is for you.

What will the Box contain?

Receive 8 times a year, a box in the colors of the changing nature, containing each 300g of wool.

In each box you can draw inspiration from these colors to create your own ideas.

In each box, you will find:

3 balls of 100g wool: of French origin, and sometimes even from Brittany. A wool that I will have dyed in my workshop and/or spun in a smooth or textured way, fine or chunky, ... the surprise is infinite!

To accompany this discovery, I prepare small surprises that I will have made myself or that I will have selected from other artisans whom I love. Let’s support small businesses!

Each box will be inspired by the 8 great Celtic festivals of the year.

You will receive it for: Imbolc (1 February), Ostara (21 March), Beltaine (1 May), Litha (21 June), Lughnasad (1 August), Mabon (22 September), Samhain (1 November), Yule (21 December).

Each yarn is made to measure by thinking about the rhythms of the seasons and the colors of nature. from the wool I use to the chosen colors. Expect solid colors colors in the mass, as well as gradations, speckles, shades, ...

Discover new textures and unique colors, and enjoy creating for yourself.

How much is it? 

 

Each box has a value of 55 euros, plus shipping costs.

 

Monthly subscriptions allow you to spread your payments over 12 months ( 8 boxes of 55e = 12 payments of 37e).  You will regularly receive an email in case of renewal of your box.

 

Attention, renewals are not automatic, it is up to you to notify me.

Monthly subscriptions can be cancelled at any time.

How does it work?

Subscription period:

The boxes are sent on Celtic holiday dates (see above), that is every 6/7 weeks, which gives you time to create between two.  You have the choice between:

- buy your own box

- a monthly subscription: you are registered with the members and your box is ready in advance. However, payments are not automated, be sure to validate it every month to keep your subscription going. 

In any case, you will be able to cancel your subscription at any time, there is no commitment.

When will my box be shipped?

Expect your package to be shipped 5 days prior to the expected date of receipt.  I will start preparing your box as soon as you register. Once your box is shipped, I will email you the tracking information.

If I subscribe today, which box will I receive?  

If you subscribe today, you will receive the box of the following theme.   The name of the current box is always indicated below.

However, depending on my inventory, it may be possible for you to receive the current or previous box, do not hesitate to ask me by email.

 

Need help? Feel free to email me at atelierdefrigg@gmail.com

I’ll get back to you as soon as I can!

Subscription

The 2021 subscriptions are full.

Previous boxes

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Völva Box : Litha 2021

Cette Box contenait :

- 300g de laine mélangée Mérinos, que j’ai teint dans différents tons de bleu gris, gris clair, et quelques touches d'orangé qui s'estompe. C'est une période très propice aux orages et ces ciels m'ont inspirés.

- un galet illustré au dotwork par Oadrin, du symbole de bateau solaire, rehaussé à la feuille d'or. C'est un symbole inspiré des pétrographes scandinaves de l'Age de Bronze, une allégorie de la course du soleil, le voyage dans l'au delà, mais aussi de l'eau et de son importance pour tout être vivant.

- un talisman Elska par Martel & Enclume, avec une jolie fluorite sertie, gravée et peinte à la main, avec des runes liées, Gebo (le don), Wunjo (la joie) et Laguz (l'eau), signifiant "don d'amour".

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Völva Box : Beltane 2021

Cette Box contenait :

- 300g de laine mélangée Mérinos, que j’ai teint dans différents tons de violet et ambre, avec des dégradés, des couleurs chaudes pour symboliser le retour des journées les plus longues de l'année.

- un savon par Rituels de Freya, à base de poudre de moringa, et d'huiles essentielles de lavande et de romarin, reprenant la forme de l'Homme vert, un symbole ancien de l'esprit de la forêt.

- un pendentif par Nautilus et Scarabée, orné d'une gravure unique, représentant une Vénus primitive, entourée de fleurs fraiches, symbole de fertilité et d'amour. 

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Völva Box : Ostara 2021

Cette Box contenait :

- 300g de laine mélangée Mérinos, que j’ai teint dans différents tons de : vert, bleu vert et bordeaux, en m'inspirant du vert des feuillages, présent partout au printemps, et des couleurs des fleurs que nous retrouvons avec plaisir.

- une tenture Ostara par Leodwen, reprenant les différents symboles de cette fête : le lièvre symbole de fertilité, la rune berkanan, les feuilles de bouleau...

- un collier en perles de verre et laiton, par Yngvison, avec les couleurs vert et or à l'honneur, pour représenter la prospérité, la croissance, la créativité, le soleil...

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Völva Box : Imbolc 2021

Cette Box contenait :

- 300g de laine mélangée Mérinos, que j’ai teint dans un mélange de gris, gris anthracite, noir, et que j'ai accompagné de laine blanche naturelle... pour représenter les paysages sous le givre de cette saison.

- une suspension triskèle en cuivre, orné d'un cristal de roche, par Yggdrasil Bijoux. Idéale pour décorer votre maison et lui apporter la protection de la déesse Brigit.

- une tasse en céramique, par Faustine Cayol, pour déguster des boissons chaudes en cette période, et s'inspirer de ses motifs représentants les montages et les sapins nordiques.

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Völva Box: Yule 2020

This Box contained:

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- 300g of Merino wool blend, which I dyed forest green, and which I accompanied with a mixture of gray, anthracite gray, black ... to represent a forest in the mist.

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- a traditional ceramic pendant lamp , in the shape of a Yule tower, by Jullechter Perko Workshop. Ideal to decorate your tree or your altar.

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- a copy of "Le Chemin de Feu", by Juliette Nicolas. A collection of free poetry of Nordic and Celtic inspiration that will take you on a journey from home.

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Völva Box: Samhain 2020

This Box contained:

- 300g of Merino wool blend, which I dyed in burgundy / purple, a color that represents Samhain in my opinion. I have accompanied it with anthracite gray, white and ocher, to give a touch of mystery, and cozy at the same time.

- an illustration of a little witch by "Le Prince au petit pois". Out to harvest pumpkins, she is surprised by the rain! Quickly, on the back of her broom, she flies over the forest to reach her sweet home.

- a felted pumpkin by "The Pumpkin Factory", perfect for decorating your home and celebrating the height of fall.

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Völva Box: Mabon 2020

This Box contained:

- 300g of Merino wool blend, which I dyed in two colors in an ocher yellow and a warm burgundy, inspired by the wheat and cereal fields of this season.

- a wooden amulet engraved with a small pumpkin and moon, made by Black Pulpy . Ideal to decorate our home (or our altar).

- a "Source au Miroir", an eternal fern in a resin point, made by the Atelier d'Yseulis , to converse the spirit of autumn throughout this season.

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Völva Box: Lughnasadh 2020

This Box contained:

- 300g of Merino wool blend, which I dyed in different shades of yellow, ocher, brown, green , inspired by the wheat and cereal fields of this season.

- a repoussé leather talisman representing the sun wheel, made by the Atelier du Wyrd . This wheel also takes up the cycle of the 4 great Celtic festivals, or the 4 seasons.

- an ash naalbinding needle, hand sculpted by the Orse Couturière, to prepare for winter with your creations.

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Völva Box: Litha 2020

This Box contained:

- 300g of Merino wool blend, which I dyed in different shades of purple, mauve, fuschia…, inspired by the magnificent sunsets of this summer period.

- a pair of earrings made in the workshop, with Yngvison, in twisted copper and hand-spun glass beads, in shades of purple.

- "Summer Night" soy wax fondants by The Faire Tree House, with soft nuances of violet flower, lemon and bergamot. This version of fondants was made exclusively for this box.

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Völva Box: Beltane 2020

This Box contained:

- 300g of Merino wool blend, which I dyed in different shades of red, brown, orange, yellow, ocher, and a few touches of khaki green.

- a solar pendant from Yggdrasil Bijoux, with a red jasper bead, surrounded by braided copper wire, which reminds us of the strength of the old fire, of our own inner fire. This pendant was made exclusively for this box!

- a beeswax candle, and cotton wick, made by Alchimie des Bougies. Its golden yellow color, its natural and sweet smell, is reminiscent of sunlight. Ideal if you can't light a fire in your home to celebrate Beltane.

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Völva Box: Ostara 2020

This Box contained:

 

- 300g of Merino wool blend inspired by the green of the foliage which is present everywhere in Spring.

- An “Ostara” herbal tea from Avalon Herbs, made up of plants that are emblematic of this festival: Cornflower flowers, Calendula flowers, Roman Chamomile flowers, Dandelion, Birch leaves.

- A box of Mother Earth incense with a scent reminiscent of walks in the forest.

- A rough rolled Emerald stone, its dark and intense green reminds me of Nature in full awakening.

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Völva Box: Imbolc 2020

This Box contained:

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- 300g of Ile de France wool blend (which I dyed in different shades of blue, gray and brown) and Swaledale, an ancient breed of naturally light gray sheep. I was inspired by the color of the earth, brown and warm, which wakes up under the blue gray frost of a winter morning.

- A leather bracelet, with an encrusted stone, from Les Cuirs de Gryff. It is entirely made by hand: cutting, dyeing, sewing.

- A stick of White Sage to burn: it purifies the place, drives out evil spirits and attracts beneficial energies. Ideal for the renewal that Imbolc offers us.

- A tumbled Aventurine stone: its color is soft and resembles that of the new spring grass.

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Völva Box: Yule 2019

This Box contained:

- 300g of Ile de France wool dyed in different shades of red.

- An A5 illustration of Leodwen.