Sashiko is an ancient Japanese stitching technique meaning "little stabs" that was originally used to repair clothing, but it has since evolved into a beautiful art form. Imported from Olympus of Japan, these sashiko fabrics are available by the metre. Although they are from the same manufacturer as the sashiko panels, this fabric is thicker and coarser. You will need approximately 40 metres of thread to complete one quarter metre. Click on anindividual swatch 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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