Sashiko is an ancient Japanese stitching technique meaning "little stabs" that was originally used to repair clothing and blankets, but it has since evolved into a beautiful art form. Imported from various Japanese manufacturers, these dark blue, light weight cotton panels measure 14" wide x 28" long. Half of each panel has a preprinted design for you to stitch, while the other half is plain and can be used for the back of a pillow, other side of a tote bag or alternating blocks in a sashiko quilt. You will need approximately 15 to 20 metres of thread to complete one panel. Click on anindividual item photo to order!
Established in 2000, Kallisti Quilts is passionate about providing a diverse collection of imported fabrics for the discerning and innovative quiltmakers of Ontario and beyond. I specialize in Japanese and African cotton fabrics, including fairly traded handmade batiks, but I continually endeavour to find new suppliers and collections to inspire and refresh your quilting vision.
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