This is a popular pattern and a good introduction to the Art of Sashiko.
This quilt was inspired by a 200 year old kimono and uses traditional elements of Japanese art: clouds, bamboo and clamshells.
Pattern includes detailed sashiko, appliqué and finishing techniques.
Kit includes the design screened on cloth; just follow the dashed lines for perfect Sashiko stitches. Six pieces of jewel toned Marjorie Lee Bevis marbled cotton are included for the hand-appliqued butterflies. Inner green border, Kona border & binding fabric and sashiko thread included. Batting and backing fabric are not included.Kit fabrics are carefully chosen to match the original quilt on the pattern cover, but may vary slightly.