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Sashiko Workshop in NYC

We are happy to announce that Sashi.Co presents a Sashiko workshop in NYC! Atsushi proudly Atsushi proudly share with his Sashiko experience. You will learn how to do Sashiko, with a round thimble and a long needle.   All of the seats for the workshop is sold out! I appreciate the interest in Sashiko and us. Please subscribe […]

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Sashiko Thimble and Needles

Thimble and Needles for Sashiko purpose. Sashiko thimble and needles   We often receive inquiries regarding thimble and needles we use for sashiko. It is very important to have the best equipment to maximize Sashiko experience. Good quality thimble and needles will improve the efficiency of stitching and reduce the frustration.   Keiko uses an […]

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Introduction to Sashiko

Sashiko in Sashi.Co  There are few opinions about the origin of Sashiko, However, I could find the point in common which every kinds of Sashiko share.  “Sashiko originated from the idea of strengthening the fabric. The Japanese in rural area before westernization (late 19 century) didn’t have sufficient fabric. Therefore, people practiced stitching in order […]

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Happy News

  It has been almost 2 weeks since I updated the last entry. There is a pile of photos and memos I need to put into writing in front of me…. but, we are just filled with one happy news.   「Keiko is now a grandmother.」   Yes, I (Atsushi) welcome a baby girl on […]

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Sashiko x Indigo Dye Fabric

Sashiko and Indigo Dye Fabric are closely related. In other word, I would say that Sashiko and Indigo Dye Fabric have an affinity for each other.     What kind of images do you have in your mind when you hear the word of Sashiko? Isn’t the image of “Deep Blue Indigo Fabric and white stitches with […]

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Policy, Agreement, and Favors

  Most of our pieces (Jackets and accessories) are “one-of-a-kind” products. Since we use old-fabric (KOFU), it is impossible to produce the exact same product. How fabric spend its own time influence the KOFU’s texture. Days create its unique color and texture.   We want all of our customer to understand the characteristic of our […]

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Sashiko Community

  I have a dream that one day “hand-made crafts / arts” could share how great our human hands are. We benefit from mass-production and mass-consumption society. At the same time, we might have forgotten something important.   I do not mean that we should go back to the primitive age. Technology from industrial and […]

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About the size of Jackets

    We believe it is important to explain the size of jackets. On our web site, we share the length or width of 7 categories below.   【SHOULDER WIDTH】 / 【SLEEVE】 / 【BUST】 / 【HEM WIDTH】 / 【YUKI LENGTH】 / 【LENGTH】 / 【WRISTBAND】 *【BUST】 indicates only one side of size. If you double the number, […]

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FAQ – Frequent Asked Questions.

    FAQ (As of January 6th, 2015)   Are the jackets only available by what is in stock or are they produced by order? Also what are the price range of Jacket?   (Answer) All Jackets on the website are for sale. At the same time, we can try to produce the jacket by […]

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