20m sashiko thread multicoloured

20m sashiko thread multicoloured


Medium sashiko thread 20m skein.  Suitable for all your sashiko stitching.  Maybe used double or singly.  Please choose your thread number below. These gorgeous bold multicoloured threads look amazing when stitched.


Please note - this thread feels slightly thicker than the 100m mercerised sashiko thread I sell.


Ideal with the Olympus Thread Mfg. Co. printed sashiko panels as an alternative to the 100m sashiko thread. One panel requires five skeins of thread.

Sashiko needles - use either Olympus Thread Mfg. Co. sashiko needles 2 pack or 4 pack.


100% cotton


Made in Japan

  • How to open your sashiko skein

    Sashiko threads skeins have to be opened out before use. Slide of the skein band first. You will find all the thread is tied together at one point.  Cut through the skein at the knot, so all the threads are cut (you'll find these are the ideal length for stitching doubled).  Push all the thread through the skein band, and then plait the thread loosely.  Pull out each thread as you need it from the loop end of the plait, not the 'fringed' end. This saves time trying to wind the thread into a ball, keeps it tidy and you know the thread shade number if you need to re order.

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