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Old 09-23-2007, 01:43 AM
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I love your Sashiko Bunnies, they're way cute, have seen sashiko in suares and quarter circles But never before as a semi pictorial, I love it :P are you going to do some more and put them tog? Just what we all need another addictive hobby :lol:
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Old 09-23-2007, 06:46 AM
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Yvonne, that's beautiful! I would love to try that, will have to look at my favorite shop for it!

You do such wonderful, beautiful work....how did the applique go?

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Old 09-24-2007, 02:41 AM
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Oh so cute!!!! Is the border material printed or did you "sashiko" that too??
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Old 09-24-2007, 08:37 AM
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Any good sashiko books or sites on line you could recommend?
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Old 09-24-2007, 09:32 AM
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Sharon,
Haven't started the applique. Frozen by the unknown! I just can't make myself start. sigh! Today! I'm going to get it going today! really!!!

ShellyQ, This is going to be a little 'stand alone' wall hanging. I have ordered a few more projects to make so I'll be able to hang them together. I just need a wall!

Patsy, The border is a batik that I just happened to buy last spring. When I started looking for an appropriate fabric for this project it just leaped out and hollered, "Me! Me! Me!" And it was right! :lol:

Steve, I've not read any books. I just jumped in and started working on this. Marcella may be able to recommend a book. She's better about researching stuff than I am.

And to everyone, Thank you for the sweet words. Most appreciated! Time to go get some applique started!
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Old 09-24-2007, 09:40 AM
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Originally Posted by Yvonne
Sharon,
I just need a wall!
I'd be more than happy to loan you one of mine!! ;) I wouldn't mind displaying your pretty work in my home. :D
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Old 09-24-2007, 06:49 PM
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Beautiful embroidery work, I really like the bunny design.
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Old 02-07-2010, 09:47 AM
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This very pretty but what is Sashiko??
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Old 02-07-2010, 09:55 AM
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Aren't they cute. What is Sashiko?
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Old 02-07-2010, 10:00 AM
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http://www.quilt.com/FAQS/SashikoFAQ.html
http://www.secretsof.com/content/1569

The above sites give you a little history on sashiko. It's basically a form of embroidery using a running stitch. Sylvia Pippen has some gorgeous designs.
http://www.sylviapippendesigns.com/patterns.html

If you google Sashiko you will find lots and lots of information and many patterns. Have fun!
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