Mythology: Seif Picture

The golden haired wife of Thor. A warrior as well as a fertility goddess, Seif could be best described as the manifestation of a mother's protective instincts.

The best know myth, however, is when Loki the Trickster sneaked into Sif's bedroom and lopped off her hair as a prank. Furious, Thor threatened to smash him unless Loki managed to replace the hair. He went to a great cave, the home of the sons of Ivaldi, the dwarves, and told them the reason of his journey. He then asked the dwarves to spin gold as fine as Sif's hair and imbue it with magic that it will grow on her head. The dwarves agreed and made a long wave of fine golden strands, which Loki gave to Sif.
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