Sashiko

20 Projects Using Traditional Japanese Stitching

190668
Jill Clay

Description

Learn the stunning art of Sashiko stitching with this comprehensive guide that's packed with inspirational ideas. Meaning "little stabs", Sashiko is a traditional Japanese sewing method that uses evenly spaced running stitches to create eye-catching geometric patterns.

Sashiko explores the history of this strikingly effective technique and demonstrates how to apply it to a range of useful and ornamental items for the home, accessories and gifts. Features in the book include:

  • Thorough guidance on the tools, materials and basic techniques
  • 20 patterns and motifs that readers can choose from and use as templates for their own unique Sashiko designs
  • Includes large-scale items such as bedding, a door curtain and wall-hanging, and smaller items, such as brooches, greetings cards and notebook covers

Details

  • Format
    Paperback
  • Pages
    136
  • Dimensions
    275 x 215 mm
  • ISBN
    9781784944872
  • Code
    190668
  • Status
    Currently out of stock – due in about 10 days
Our Price
$32.99