Spotlight: Carol Ziogas, Textile & Sashiko Artist | Create Whimsy
Meet Carol Ziogas, Textile Collector and Sashiko Artist! We had the pleasure to interview her and learn more about what inspires her - everything!
Boro with red patches.
Rosemary Muntus is a quilter and fabric artist (as well as an acknowledged expert on Tudor costume - and the most effective ways of replicating it).
Sashiko Stitching - The Brooklyn Refinery - DIY, Arts and Crafts
Sashiko is a Japanese technique of needlework quilting stitchery which has endured through the centuries. Once a way to preserve fabric for as long as possible by necessity, sashiko is now celebrated and appreciated for its artfulness.
Sashiko Table Runner
Online center for machine embroidery designs. On this site you can find machine embroidery designs in the most popular formats, with a new free machine embroidery design each month. Free embroidery projects, tips and tutorials are also available.
Try Japanese Embroidery with 8 Free Sashiko Patterns
Sashiko is a form of Japanese hand embroidery using the running stitch to create a pattern made almost entirely with dashed lines.
Sashiko Stitching Using Stencils
Last time we talked about using sashiko to stitch images. One of the things that I saw happening as I tried that, was the way that the designs that worked best tended to come from stencil designs. This time we are going to look at samples of sashiko stitching using stencils as the design pattern. Sashiko stitching lend
Sashiko Pre-printed Sampler - # 2015 Maru-bishamon - Navy
Sampler # 2015 in navy and # 1015 in white. Sashiko pre-printed samplers have wash-out stitching lines. Do not pre-wash. 100% cotton - Finished size approximately 13" x 13". The design is printed on one half of the sampler. The other half of the sampler has no design. Use the plain half as the backing for a pillo
Nancy's Notions Sewing, Quilting, Embroidery, Fabric, Crafts
Nancy's Notions is here to support the creative. If you're embroidering, quilting, sewing, knitting, or pursuing any creative interest, you need support some times! We have ideas and support to get you started, and all the tools and supplies to keep you growing and creating!
Wonderful Hemp Stitched Zokin
I think that many readers of this blog who are Japanese textile enthusiasts love sashiko stitching and, if you have come to discover zokin, the heavily sashiko stitched pads made of recycled cotton…
Making A Lovely Sashiko Table Cloth
I have just completed a sashiko table cloth for my balcony table… and I absolutely love the result. One of my favourite sashiko motifs is Shippo-tsunagi, […]
Sashiko Pre-printed Panel - 16 Traditional Japanese Designs (Susan Briscoe) - Light Blue (Looks Blue Green-Grey) - A2506P
Designed by Susan Briscoe for Olympus Company of Japan, this 24" x 42" panel features 16 traditional Japanese designs printed on tsumugi cotton fabric. The larger squares are 9 1/2" x 9 1/2". The smaller squares are 4 3/8" x 4 3/8". For the Sashiko enthusiast, you're going to love trying your stitching skills on t