Sashiko originated in rural Japan in the eighteenth century where women made garments for the family. The stitching was originally designed for strengthening a single layer of fabric, patching worn clothing or quilting together several layers.
This notebook uses original Sashiko patterns to stitch this notebook using your sewing machine.
This Notebook fits a standard 300-
Closed: 7” by 10 1/2” (18 cm by 27 cm)
Open: 22” by 10 1/2” (56 cm by 27 cm)
A PDF file of the pattern is available through my Etsy store.
Outside of notebook using pattern #1
Inside of notebook using pattern #2