The design is based on the Japanese furoshiki wrapping cloth.
The outer cotton is a hand dyed genuine indigo cotton and the kit is fastened
with a traditional bone peg.
Open out and store needle safely in the corner while sewing.
Full instructions for simple marking out and sewing
the shippo sashiko design
contrasting patterned cotton
multi colour sashiko thread and needle
bone peg and rayon cord
full instructions for marking sashiko & making up
marking pen or pencil, ruler
card for template
filling for the pincushion
finished size 11cm sq (4 1/2in sq)
indigopincushioninstructions©Euro Japan Links 2008
design Jenni Dobson