Intro to Sashiko hand embroidery

This workshop will teach you the basic hand embroidery techniques of Sashiko.

Meaning ‘little stabs’ this style of embroidery has been traditionally used as a mending technique. In more recent times however, it has taken the crafting world by storm, often seen as a beautiful embellishment on clothing, bags and homeware.

During this session you will learn 3 Sashiko designs and a little of the history behind this intricate technique. You will create 3 small samplers, enabling you to progress onto your own designs, or embellishing existing pieces.

You will learn:                                          

  • A brief history of Sashiko
  • The technique behind the stitches
  • 3 Sashiko stitches in detail

Additional costs: None, everything is included within the price.

Suitable for: Anyone, no previous sewing or embroidery experience required.

Tutor: Jess

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