Sashiko

20 Projects Using Traditional Japanese Stitching
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
  • Size
    275 x 215mm
  • Publisher
    Guild of Master Craftsman
  • ISBN
    9781784944872
Status
In stock for immediate dispatch
Stock Code
190668
Our Price
$34.99