A creative ‘Sashiko’ starter kit. Sashiko, meaning ‘little stab’ is the Japanese art of stitching beautiful patterns using running stitch. Often used to add strength, texture and warmth to old garments, Sashiko has become synonymous with complex repeating patterns and precise, mindful stitching.
Each kit includes:
100% cotton, navy fabric
40m of Japanese ecru cotton embroidery thread
4 inch ‘Seigaiha’ template,
White water soluble fabric pencil
Gold-eye embroidery needles (size 3-9) x 16pcs.
Full instruction on packaging.
Approximate finished size: 36 x 42cm.
We have 2 online classes which introduce Sashiko stitching (£4.99) :