Colourful Sashiko by Sashikonami
Colourful Sashiko by Sashikonami
Colourful Sashiko by Sashikonami
Colourful Sashiko by Sashikonami
Colourful Sashiko by Sashikonami
Colourful Sashiko by Sashikonami
Colourful Sashiko by Sashikonami
Colourful Sashiko by Sashikonami

Colourful Sashiko by Sashikonami

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Discover the wonders of sashiko with Japanese embroidery star Sashikonami! Create your own embellished items with detailed designs in vibrant colours.

This long-awaited book by popular sashiko author Sashikonami, focuses on hitome zashi (one stitch) and kuguri zashi (stitching and weaving) techniques.

The designs, worked in a spectrum of coloured threads and fabrics as opposed to the traditional indigo, comprise over 60 geometric patterns, shapes and combinations. Try your hand at floral motifs, basketweave, musical notes, and more. In addition, the practical, pretty project items include dish cloths, purses and mini tote bags, coasters, pouches, face masks, sponge bags and glasses cases.

The book covers:
SASHIKO BASICS AND SIMPLE DESIGNS: Starting with the basics is crucial for any craft, and sashiko is no exception. Simple designs and visual instructions serve as a foundation for beginners, allowing them to build up their skills and confidence.

INTRICATE STITCH PATTERNS: A wide range of delicate stitch patterns both traditional and contemporary add depth and complexity to embroidery projects, making the book perfect for experienced embroiderers looking for a new challenge.

Plus:
Fabric
Thread
Equipment
Using a ring thimble
Preparing the thread
Knotting the thread
Tips for a good finish
Making a sampler
Tips for working juji hana zashi
Tips for working kikko hana zashi
Stitch patterns and projects

The combination of diverse designs, practical projects and clear instructions make Colourful Sashiko a valuable resource for anyone interested in traditional Japanese embroidery with a vibrant modern twist.

Paperback, 204x260 mm, 96 pages

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