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SHIP IN A BOTTLE nautical embroidery hoop art wall decor

SHIP IN A Bottle nautical embroidery hoop art wall decor

BeBeBoldSashikoChristmasStars - is it too early to start crafting for Christmas!?!!

Sashiko Christmas Star Decoration 5 pack, via BeBe Bold, Contemporary Japanese Textiles Online Australia

Traditional pattern done in quilting style. To be Sashiko would require spaces between stitches.

sashiko stitchig.  In Nambu, a more southern and eastern area of Aomori, where the climate is a bit less harsh than in Tsugaru, Nambu-hishizashi embroidery was done.  Shown here is a sampler of the distinctive, colored, lozenge shapes that are characteristic of Nambu-hishizashi work. Most likely this little sampler dates to the Meiji era (1868-1912).

A Kogin Stitching Sampler: Nambu-hishizashi Embroidery from Aomori Prefecture // SRI Threads

Canadian Abroad: Sashiko(ish)

I needed a quiet day today. I gathered together some navy linen (all layered up and spray basted), needles, a hera marker, a r.

9784277311711 by feltcafe, via Flickr

Sashiko idea, use solid color crazy patch with sashiko circles, outline crazy patch with black thread for stained glass look