Boro & Sashiko, Harmonious Imperfection – the Shibaguyz

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Boro & Sashiko, Harmonious Imperfection – the Shibaguyz

34,95

Boro & Sashiko, Harmonious Imperfection by “the Shibaguyz”

Fall in love with boro & sashiko stitching
Combine hand stitches to create dramatic, unique designs and learn to embrace imperfection, admiring the utilitarian beauty of every stitch. “Shibaguyz” Shannon and Jason Mullett-Bowlsby invite you to try your hand at boro, the traditional Japanese art of mending and quilting, and more than 30 authentic sashiko designs. Stitching lessons are true to tradition, inspired by historical works by Japanese masters. This guide in sashiko and boro includes patterns, stitch how-tos, and needle-threading and knotting tips. Put your handwork to good use with 9 contemporary projects like a sashiko sampler wallhanging, reversible knot bag, or a kimono-inspired jacket! With step-by-step instructions, even beginners can embrace the art of visible mending. 

  • Hand sew 30+ authentic sashiko patterns with best-selling authors the Shibaguyz 
  • Recreate the traditional art of boro (mending textiles) with 9 useful projects like jackets, bags, and home decor 
  • Read stitch charts, mark fabrics, and thread your needle with tips from the pros

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Shannon and Jason Mullett-Bowlsby are the dynamic DIY duo known as the Shibaguyz, the inspired creators of the Shibaguyz studio. Shannon’s pronouns are They/Them and Jason’s pronouns are He/Him.

Their award-winning crochet, knit, and sewing designs have been featured in and on the covers of dozens of domestic and international publications. Together, the Shibaguyz team currently has over 300 published patterns and 11 books credited to their name since their first design was featured on a magazine cover in 2010.

They just finished work on their new book Boro & Sashiko – Harmonious Imperfection.

The Shibaguyz have been teaching adults for 30+ years. Their enthusiasm, quirky sense of humor, and relatable teaching style have made them sought-after teachers in both local and national venues like STITCHES Events, Sew Expo, BARN, and Pacific International Quilt Festival Online, and Houston Quilt Festival. They also have a wide range of online classes available.

Shannon and Jason live in Seattle, Washington with their three Shiba Inu who, more or less, support their ventures in sewing, stitching, and crafting… so long as enough time is taken for walks and treats

You can find out more about Shannon and Jason on their website

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