Sashiko workshop

March 23, 2019
09:30 ÷ 13:30
Galleria Nobili
Via Marsala, 4
20121 Milano (MI)

Japanese stitching workshop
creation of a sashiko embroidered cotton product
edited by Leila Magrini

Laboratory programme

  • Introduction to the world of Japanese embroidery: historical notes on sashiko and its use
  • transfer techniques on paper and fabric
  • sashiko technique
  • embroidery on fabric prepared

Napkins decorated with sashiko embroidery, teacup and chasen

Materials for transferring the design from paper to fabric

  • patterns for the realization of an embroidered product
  • transparent paper / tissue
  • co-specific paper for cloth
  • a remnant of cotton fabric prepared

Materials for embroidery

  • wide-eyed embroidery needle
  • cotton yarn


  • Maximum 8 students
  • Cost € 70, per person
  • Possibility to register for both Sashiko workshop and Boro Lab at the discounted price of 130.00 euros per person
  • Suitable for all levels, no experience required
  • All materials supplied by the artist
  • The materials produced remain the property of the student
  • For subscriptions please write to

Sashiko embroidery on napkins

Cancellation and non-attendance

If the cancellation occurs:
  • 10 or more days before the course: we will refund 85% of the amount
  • 7,8,9 days before: 50% refund
  • less than 7 days or non-attendance: no refund

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