Examples of 'Semamori' ( 背守り) stitching, Japan , century. 'Semamori' literally means 'back protection' and is a stitched or appliqued charm or amulet sewn onto the back of a child's kimono that is intended to bring good luck and to ward off evil.
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The Patchsmith: Across the Pond for the Skinny Pincushion A long pincushion attached to a quilted mat that goes under the sewing machine. Quiets the noise and shaking, and gives you a handy place for pins.