Crown Princess Mette-Marit had to try out weaving with recycled cloth stripsr Friday when she visited Balder Textile on Frogner in Oslo. Now she is considering acquiring a loom on Skaugum.
The recycling interested Crown Princess had even taken the initiative to visit Balder Textiles. on a tour for an introduction to how the work is done. 23 people are working in the production of various interior fabrics. They are working with both new and recycled materials.
- Maybe she had received tips of Princess Astrid, who has been a customer here for years? We think anyway that it was really fun to have her visits, says CEO Kjell André Rottervold .
The Crown Princess Mette-Marit even admitting she is not too good at needlework. She has tried a bit of knitting, but it went according to her not very good:
- And now I have not the time, she said.
Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today