Japanese Quilting, Sashiko
In recent years there has been a great revival of interest in sashiko, the traditional Japanese technique of needlework quilting based on a quick and easy running stitch. Japanese Quilting: Sashiko is a practical introduction to the distinctive patterns and designs of the technique. Whether you are a complete beginner or familiar with sashiko, you will find this a fascinating exploration of an exciting and traditional craft. This book includes an introduction to basic materials and equipment, a technique guide, and 30 detailed, traditional designs. Choose from 10 great projects that range from aprons and placemats to cushions and bags!