#H1025 white sashiko hanafukin panel 'konpeitou'
These pre printed panels from Olympus Thread Mfg. Co. are called 'hanafukin' with literally means 'flower cloth'. This one printed in grey on white narrow width traditional sarashi cloth (an easy to stitch traditional Japanese cotton cloth). I also have this panel in light blue. Each panel is supplied in one piece with a plain area the same size attached, because they are designed to be stitched through both layers and the edges turned in to make a little cloth, but you can stitch the printed layer separately (as I often do) and make the panel up as a cushion, a bag or whatever you like. NB - with white or light coloured hanafukin, very dark or bright threads might shadow through the