“Hexagon-Sashiko Quilt.” Crane and flower motifs combine with geometric hexagons in this quilt. To make this arrangement of hexagons appear more oriental, dark indigo bands were added to the top and bottom.
Japanese fabric: quilt patterns, motifs, sashiko, more
satsumastreet: Hand quilting and sashiko, detail from the Tokyo International Quilt Festival 2011
japanese quilt tokyo quilt show
Japanese Sampler, 87 x 84, by Margo Weeks
Quilt Inspiration: Voices in Cloth 2010 Show
Tori Gates by Nancy Mirman: "It took me ten years to figure out how I wanted to depict a very special moment in Japan. Red silk kimono fabric, moon and mountain by FL-Air, velvets, cottons, beading, hand applique, hand and machine quilting."
ginko quilt toyko quilt show
Love Gingko leaves . . .
Extraordinary Quilts from Egypt and Japan in Grand Rapids |
Spring in Japan - by Akiko Kawata. Photo by Jessica Levitt
My Quilt Diary: The Gala quilt is done! posted by Julie Fukuda
My Quilt Diary: The Gala quilt is done!
Beautiful Asian inspired quilt made with Yukata fabrics. See Asian quilt fabrics like this at: www.debsews2.com/
indigo and white Japanese yukata fabric lap quilt. $60.00, via Etsy.
Yoshiko Katagiri at the tokyo quilt festival 2013 "Life" detail
"Zen" by Yoshiko Katagiri, Japan, PIQF 2012 "Life" exhibit. Photo by Quilt Inspiration