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A Beautifully Sashiko Stitched Boro Noragi: Shonai, Yamagata Prefecture.  Great inspiration for patching and stitching my rose work shirt, especially the patches on the shoulders for reinforcement and the cut of the sleeves.

A Beautifully Sashiko Stitched Boro Noragi: Shonai, Yamagata Prefecture. Great inspiration for patching and stitching my rose work shirt, especially the patches on the shoulders for reinforcement and the cut of the sleeves.

SujiSurikomi1a - Japanese shabori

Since it’s high summer and the heat is intense, I thought I’d show something cooling to the eye, a shibori dyed cotton yukata, an unlined, casual kimono.This yukata is dyed using two me…

Mottainai: The Fabric of Life: Lessons in Frugality from Traditional Japan

This would be interesting if copied and made out of recycled denim as an art piece -- A Folk Textile from the Meiji Period in an exhibit called "Mottainai ('Waste Nothing'): The Fabric of Life, Lessons on Frugality from Traditional Japan"