This easy-to-master embroidery technique works up quickly and is great for adding creative embellishment to ready made items.
A little Japanese bird ornament sits in your tree embellished with charming sashiko inspired embroidery. This quick wool applique project is the perfect decoration for your Christmas tree or make it for a loved one.
Watch this unique demonstration of the knotless backstitch that Sashiko expert and iquilt instructor Carol R. Ziogas uses to start and finish her beautiful Sashiko stitching. Would you like to learn more about the ancient Japanese hand stitching art of Sashiko? In Carol’s iquilt class, Sashiko Basics, you’ll learn about fabrics, designs, and threads. Designs...