This is a charming sashiko design that makes wonderful use of a temari ball motif.
This project is ideal for beginners and intermediates, and the finished product will be a welcome addition to your dining room or bed room.
Each runner panel measures 50cm x 112cm, however you may stitch two or more panels together to create a longer runner.
The temari ball design is pre-printed on Japanese indigo fabric, and will wash out after stitching. Do not pre-wash before stitching.
Instructions on how to do sashiko are also included. Panels are sold individually – Please note that the photo as shown is 2 panels sewn end on end.
About temari— Temari is the traditional Japanese folk-craft of creating a children’s ball out of old scraps of kimono fabric. However, unlike boro and sashiko, this was a crafting activity practiced by Japanese noblewomen.