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In-person classSashiko Embroidery Workshop with Rob Jones
4(1 reviews)
Sashiko, meaning ‘little stab’ is the Japanese art of stitching beautiful patterns using running stitch.

West Hampstead

£55 pp

3 hour workshop

Beginner

What happens in this class?

Sashiko, meaning ‘little stab’ is the Japanese art of stitching beautiful patterns using running stitch. Often used to add strength, texture and warmth to old garments, Sashiko has become synonymous with complex repeating patterns and precise stitching. Although most people will be familiar with the traditional white stitches on indigo fabric, sashiko thread actually comes in many shades, allowing for a wonderful variety of colourful designs.

In this class you will learn:

How to mark up your patterns on fabric using a variety of pens and templates

How to stitch neatly and precisely, Sashiko is all about even stitching!

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Things to remember

Materials: You will stitch an indigo dyed handkerchief as a project using sashiko threads in a colour and pattern of your choosing. These materials are provided but you can bring a piece of your own fabric to work on if you prefer.

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4(1 reviews)
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susan - January 25th
I came to this as a person with few embroidery skills so it was very much as a new learner. It was a mixed competency group. But we all worked at our own speed with Rob's support. We all had a little article to take away.I relearn some skills to set me on my way again. It was great to hear about the history of the craft and to have books recommendations
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The Village Haberdashery provides sewing and craft classes with a modern spin from their shop and studio in West Hampstead, London. They offer a range of fun and varied courses for students of all levels of experience. From dressmaking to quilting, weaving to macrame, calligraphy to paper crafts, and a host of many other creative classes, The Village Haberdashery is bound to have a workshop for you!

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The Village Haberdashery
West Hampstead
West Hampstead Square
NW6 2BR
London
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susan - January 25th
I came to this as a person with few embroidery skills so it was very much as a new learner. It was a mixed competency group. But we all worked at our own speed with Rob's support. We all had a little article to take away.I relearn some skills to set me on my way again. It was great to hear about the history of the craft and to have books recommendations