Boro stitching

Discover the art of Boro stitching and explore unique ideas to incorporate this traditional Japanese patchwork technique into your creative projects. Get inspired to create one-of-a-kind designs with Boro stitching.
Japanese Embroidery, Quilting, Quilts, Patchwork, Japanese Quilt Patterns, Shashiko Embroidery, Sashiko Embroidery, Sashiko Pattern, Japanese Sewing Patterns

Boro is a Japanese word meaning “tatters,” originally born out of poverty. Rural women would apply layer-upon-layer of indigo-dyed hemp with running stitches, also known as Sashiko, to patch clothing […]

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Doreen Linton
Patchwork, Sewing Techniques, Quilts, Quilting, Sashiko Embroidery, Hand Sewing, Sewing Crafts, Sashiko Pattern, Shashiko Embroidery

Have you been looking at images of clothing mended so beautifully, you almost hope to rip a hole in your jeans? But what are the materials you actually need to get started? You are in the right place! I pulled together a collection of materials that I think are a must to get started with visible mending, and how and

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Linda Gleysteen
Boro | Up-and-down stitching & patchwork – iHanna's Blog Couture, Patchwork, Sewing, Patchwork Fabric, Patchwork Scarf, Fabric Scraps, Sashiko Embroidery, Shashiko Embroidery, Embroidery And Stitching

I have been working on a piece of textile art that was destined to become the cover for a personal art journal project of mine. I was going for a soft, romantic look so that my journal would be calm on the outside and then (as it happens most of the time) an explosion of color inside when summer is over… I’ve got (too much) fabrics in boxes, some are bigger pieces but a lot are just scraps. I can’t help it, I love scraps so much, and I can not throw any of them away. In any case, I want to…

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Diane Sullivan
Patchwork, Embroidery Stitches, Embroidery Patterns, Embroidery Stitches Beginner, Embroidery And Stitching, Sashiko Embroidery, Shashiko Embroidery, Embroidery Techniques, Embroidery Floss

Sashiko Stitch Instructions for beginners A trend in embroidery: Sashiko stitching and visible mending. This ancient Japanese craft is easy to learn. It gives quick results and makes stunning textile pieces. In this tutorial we explain the basics you need to know about Sashiko stitching. We share our recommendations for Sashiko materials. You will also

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Ali Shpak
Patchwork, Quilting, Patchwork Quilts, Thread, Embroidery And Stitching, Shashiko Embroidery, Quilt, Boro Stitching, Sashiko Embroidery

Sashiko Stitch Instructions for beginners A trend in embroidery: Sashiko stitching and visible mending. This ancient Japanese craft is easy to learn. It gives quick results and makes stunning textile pieces. In this tutorial we explain the basics you need to know about Sashiko stitching. We share our recommendations for Sashiko materials. You will also

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Ana Vanesa Godoy