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“My business started with an empty wallet and a simple idea.” And how many others have sprung from the same source? Michelle Galletta of Etsy shop Kiriki Press dreamed up her animal doll embroidery kits when she needed to make an affordable gift for her niece and couldn’t find a suitable pattern anywhere. Her printmaking background made the project a natural fit, and three years later, her last-stitch effort has become a full-time job. Read more about her design process in our studio tour…

“My business started with an empty wallet and a simple idea.” And how many others have sprung from the same source? Michelle Galletta of Etsy shop Kiriki Press dreamed up her animal doll embroidery kits when she needed to make an affordable gift for her n

Sashiko stitching is an elegant and very simple stitching technique dating back to the 1600"s. Originally used to mend and quilt fabrics, we use it now as a decorative stitch. Sometimes called embroidery, sashiko is really a quilting stitch.

color inspiration: Sashiko stitching is an elegant and very simple stitching technique dating back to the Originally used to mend and quilt fabrics, we use it now as a decorative stitch. Sometimes called embroidery, sashiko is really a quilting stitch.

Colourful sashiko embroidery.

I really love pillow cases with embroidery on them. Reminds me of my grandma, she use to sit and stitch and taught me how. I still sleep on an embroidered pillowcase.