“Hair Wreaths: Fancywork from the Victorian Era”

Often, close companions exchanged hair as tokens of friendship. Hair was also sometimes taken after a person’s death as a means of honor and remembrance.

(via HLATC: Featured Textiles: Hair Wreath)

Vikings: Behind the Scenes Cinema Spot (by historychannel)

But my real takeaway from this is how just plain refreshing it is to sit down on a Sunday evening and watch people whose hair is more dirty and tangled than my own.