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Consider this pattern using toilet paper rolls and paint on a curtain or for stitching a strip on a small curtain.


Japanese Sashiko embroidery

Sashiko is a Japanese embroidery style with fascinating geometrical patterns made by running stitch traditionally to a dark blue fabric with a white thread – but you can be creative and use other colo

Similar examples to this coat are pictured in the Kyoto Shoin volume “Kogin and Sashiko Stitch” and the book suggests that this kind of garment was “worn by those carrying goods on their backs.”

A Japanese hand-stitching technique traditionally used by fisherman and farmers to repair holes in fabric. Also used decoratively as embr.