Amazing Sashiko: Modern Japanese Embroidery Designs (Full-Size Templates and Grids) (Paperback)

Amazing Sashiko: Modern Japanese Embroidery Designs (Full-Size Templates and Grids) By Ayufish Int Cover Image
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A new graphic approach to traditional Japanese Sashiko

The Sashiko embroidery designs in this book are almost architectural in nature--fresh and exciting. They include time-honored patterns used in new and striking ways as well as innovative designs inspired by things that we use and see every day. Paper clips, bridges, factories and seaside scenes are just a few of the many sources of inspiration for these 31 fabulous embroidery designs.

This complete how-to stitch design and pattern book includes:
  • Illustrated techniques showing you how to chart your pattern and forming the perfect stitches
  • Actual-size grids along with instructions for executing your designs
  • Easy projects for accessories like bags, napkins and tissue box covers

Inspirational photos demonstrate the flow, texture and use of color that modern sashiko delivers, as well as some of the cool things you can make with these elegant and whimsical patterns.

About the Author

AYUFISH int. is a former space engineer who fell in love with sashiko for its straightforward beauty. She uses the things of daily life to inspire designs that are in perfect harmony with that simplicity of form. She has co-authored several books on sashiko in her native Japan and her work has been exhibited worldwide. See her work at https: // and on Instagram @lastie.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780804855808
ISBN-10: 0804855803
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
Publication Date: June 27th, 2023
Pages: 112
Language: English