Sashiko Mending Kit
This kit from Miniature Rhino is an introduction to sashiko mending, which is a Japanese technique of functional embroidery originally developed to patch and insulate clothing. This kit is packed with high quality tools and fabrics, and a full color 14 page booklet with easy to follow instruction, tips, and patterns. All you’ll need to start is a pair of scissors.
Each kit is unique and includes an assortment canvas, linen, denim, and cotton fabrics in a range of weights. You will have plenty of material to practice the techniques, experiment with different patterns, and to make several patches.
Even if you don’t have anything to patch you can use these techniques to make decorative embellishment on your clothing or just for fun projects, like coasters or a sampler.
+ 6” grid ruler
+ cotton sashiko thread
+ set of Olympus sashiko needles
+ Clover water soluble pencil
+ assortment of fabric scraps
+ easy to follow instructions*
+ step -by-step photographs