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Sensational Sashiko Japanese Appliqué and Quilting by Machine by Sharon Pederson combines two great traditions—sashiko and Japanese family crests—in beautiful appliqué quilts.

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Sensational Sashiko
Japanese Appliqué and Quilting by Machine

Author: Sharon Pederson
Pages: 112
Page size: 81/2" x 11 1/2"
Publisher: Martingale
Cover: Soft
Item Code: 4I1910
Weight: 1.3 lb

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Combine two great traditions—sashiko and Japanese family crests—in gorgeous quilts, all with the ease of your sewing machine! New techniques for making perfectly spaced stitches will have you making sashiko-stlye quilts quicker than ever before.

  • Stitch 12 elegant projects including a sampler, a wall quilt, and a table runner
  • Machine quilt one block at a time; then join the blocks the reversible-quilt way for stunning, stress-free results
  • Add new dimension to sashiko quilts with machine stitched appliqué

About the Author: When not sewing or traveling to teach, Sharon enjoys cooking, reading, long walks on the beach, and movies. She and her husband are still living happily ever after in a little house in the woods with their very old cat, Hornby, who is not only neurotic but also senile.

Table of Contents

Preface4Hanging Diamond 142
Introduction5Hanging Diamond 245
My Approach to Machine Sashiko -Reversible Method 6 Red-and-Black Beauty 50
Sashiko Patterns8Sashiko Table Runner56
Reversible Blocks20Sashiko Sampler 60
Machine Appliqué -My Version22Ginkgo Leaves: Two Variations70
Mitered Borders27Ginkgo Leaves 171
Reversible - Quilt Borders28Ginkgo Leaves 276
Finishing29Touched by Japan80
The Projects Red Kimono 92
Crane: Two Variations33Praise to Pippen99
Crane 134Resources111
Crane 237About the Author112
Hanging Diamond: Two Variations41  

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