Make Medieval Herb Sachets
Inspired by Tobias and the Angel, you can make your own medieval herb sachets in this free event - just like Tobias!
The use of charms and amulets was believed to ward off diseases and heal symptoms during medieval times
These charms and amulets were often in the form of a small pouch, tied to a belt or hung in the home. Their function was to purify the air and protect the owner from disease in a time when medicine was mainly a matter of faith. For many, spices from the orient, precious crystals and metals were far too rare and expensive, most people relied on ‘sympathetic magik’ and herbs.