Category Archives: New Skills

An Introduction to Sashiko Stitching

Sashiko stitching

Oh be still my beating heart! Oh how I loved my first go at Sashiko 🙂 The third in my mini series on some hand quilting techniques (see also Kantha stitching and Banjara embroidery), this is how I found my first experience of Sashiko. When I opened the shop a couple of years ago (that […]

An Introduction to Banjara Quilting

Banjara Embroidery

This is the second article in my mini series on some different quilting and embroidery techniques from around the world. This was another new technique for me – and if I’m going to be perfectly honest with you, it’s not one that I personally would ever go back to again. However, you may have far […]