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Project

Sashiko Bag

Project Description

What was your source for this embroidery project? Online Photo or Website Name of website or photo The Ultimate Sashiko Sourcebook by by Susan Briscoe Link to website or photo www.susanbriscoe.co.uk/index.htm What are you most proud of? This is a favorite piece that was given to my daughter as a gift. She loves it. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Do some research on this ancient Japanese art form. It is hand stitched, which I love. Sashiko is my new favorite. This bag was inspired by The Ultimate Sashiko Sourcebook by by Susan Briscoe I ordered my book directly from her, and was very happy to get a signed copy. Susan lives in UK and does workshops around the world. http://www.susanbriscoe.co.uk/index.htm

What you will need

  • Linen
  • Cotton
  • Sashiko thread

Q&A with Gabisew

michalene asked:
I love ends on the white cords - they look like flowers
Gabisew answered:
thank you! yes they are flowers and the dmc floss are the stamens. my favorite thing about this bag....
susanbowdler asked:
love sashiko and susan briscoe is excellent. Your bag looks great and I'm in spired to make one myself!
Gabisew answered:
Thank you! Love all the postings of projects on Craftsy, and that we can inspire one another.