Learn the simple, beautiful skill of Sashiko stitching and make a set of two hand-dyed, hand-stitched linen coasters, the perfect addition to your morning coffee, afternoon cordial, or evening tipple.
This kit includes:
- two 5" x 5" squares of hand-dyed 100% linen fabric*
-100% cotton stitching thread
-stitch template of traditional Sashiko design
-wax-free transfer paper
The Sashiko Coaster Kit contains all of the tools you need to get a head start on this age-old art form. You'll complete a set of two hand-dyed linen coasters, and the skills you gain will set you off on a newfound obsession with this decorative stitching and mending technique.
Sashiko is a stitching and mending method that likely originated in Japan during the 17th and 18th centuries. It has been developed and practiced by Japanese craftspeople for hundreds of years, and practitioners of this art generously and graciously share it with a global audience. For more study and celebration of Sashiko and its role in Japanese culture, refer to the expert craftspeople at Upcycle Stitches and Sashiko Story.
*Hand-dyed fabric may vary from the color and shade shown on your screen.