The Japanese art of embroidery, running stitches usually done in white on indigo fabric. It was originally done to quilt clothing and bedding and to mend working clothing.
sbp1024 - International Fabric Collection of quilt and fashion fabric.
Sashiko pattern - rain clouds (shippo - seven treasures) over mountains (asanoha - hemp leaf)
Japanese Sashiko Embroidery Sampler Kits | TaDaa Studio TaDaa Studio
sashiko pattern, tokugawa mon
sashiko pattern, waves, water
sashiko pattern, gingko mon
The other day a young friend dropped by and we ended up in my old "stash" to share scraps... which inspired me today to organize them again...
sashiko pattern, koi in waves
sashiko pattern, grass in wind