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Our kits have been designed around our different cottons and silks.
Each kit shows off the fabric in a sympathetic and attractive way.
New kits will be added as new fabrics are imported.

Aoyama Blue Mountains

Wall Hanging
Kit £29.50
needle turn appliqué over simple shapes cut from interfacing.

An elegant wallhanging designed to show off the beauty of traditional Japanese shijira indigo cotton. Shijira is a speciality fabric from Tokushima on the island of Shikoku in the Inland Sea of Japan where the growing of indigo has a long history. In Japan shijira cotton is often used to make unlined, cool, summer kimono (yukata).

Contents:
all fabric for quilt top
interfacing
templates & full size layout
instructions

You supply:
wadding and backing fabric

finished size approx. 55 x 40cm (22 x 16in)
fabric patterns may vary


English instructions © Euro Japan Links Ltd 2006
aoyama design© Misako Kamogawa 2006

 

 



Little Ducks
Wall Hanging or Cushion Panel
Kit £19.00
shijira indigo dyed cotton.
needleturn appliqué

 

Moonlight
Wall Hanging or Cushion Panel
Kit £14.00
shijira indigo dyed cotton
Little Ducks

Kit contains:

all fabric to make quilt top
sashiko thread
paper templates
instructions

You supply:

wadding
backing cotton

size approx; 41cm/16in sq

fabric may vary

Kit contains:

all fabric to make quilt top
sashiko thread
paper template
instructions
ENGLISH OR FRENCH

You supply:

wadding
backing cotton

size approx; 39cm/15 1/2in sq

fabric may vary



Half Hexagon Cushion Cover
Kit £16.00


shijira indigo dyed cotton and sakizome cream cotton

In Japan the hexagon often sits on point and represents
the tortoise shell , kikko, and a wish for long life.


Kit contains:
Japanese Shijira cottons
Japanese sakizome cotton for borders and backing
Template sheet
Instructions

You supply:
Light weight wadding - optional

Each kit may be a little different
as fabrics come and go

Size:40 cm sq
16 in sq

 

 


Noshi
Wall Hanging or Cushion Panel
Kit £19.00

needleturn appliqué

 

Sensu Wall Hanging or Cushion Panel
Kit £19.00
foundation piecing

Noshi is an auspicious bow decoration often used on formal gifts at weddings,
New Year presents and on offerings at temples and shrines. Nowadays it is usually made out of paper but long ago the original noshi were made out of dried abalone. Most noshi are bright colours giving us a feeling of celebration.

Contents:
Japanese cottons for top and backing
instructions & templates
chaco carbon paper

fabric colours and patterns may vary

You supply:
wadding

size 40cm x 40cm

 

Kit contains:

10 patterns for fans
black cotton for front and back
attractive plaited top black tassel
templates
instructions in
ENGLISH OR FRENCH

You supply:
metallic thread for quilting by hand or machine
foundation paper /stabilizer
(eg copy paper, tracing paper, specialist foundation paper stitch ‘n tear )

wadding size 36cm
(approx 14 in) square

fabrics may differ as new designs are imported

size 36cm sq (14in sq)


Takara
Cushion Cover
Kit £18.00
patchwork and
appliqué

 

Five Little Kimono
Kit £16.00
Foundation piecing

Kit contains:

25(10cm sq) Japanese cottons
contrast cotton for front and back panels
instructions

You supply:
thread for either hand or machine quilting
low loft wadding and a piece of cotton for lining the front panel

If bonding the circles rather than hand appliqué you will need bonding paper ie steam a seam

fabric patterns will vary with each cushion

size approx; 44cm/17in sq

 

 

 

Kit contains:
Japanese cottons for kimono
Plain cotton for front and binding
Template sheets and instructions

You supply:
Backing cotton
Light weight wadding

Colours and patterns may vary

Size: 81/2in x33in
22cm x 85cm

 

 

 

Koten
Wall Hanging
or Cushion Panel
Kit £16.00
The blue cottons are printed reproductions of classic indigo country designs.
 

Japanese Boxes

Cushion Cover
Kit £19.00

kit contains:

Japanese cottons for front and backing
templates
instructions in
ENGLISH OR FRENCH

patterns may vary from those pictured.

40cm / 16in square

an elegant and unusual cushion.

kit contains:
black and grey traditional tsumugi cotton for front and back of cushion
a selection of squares of Japanese patterns for the centres
templates
instructions in ENGLISH OR FRENCH

if making a wall hanging rather than a cushion you need to supply wadding.

finished size approx. 45cm sq (17in )

patterns and colours of centres will vary

 

 

 

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