8 Sashiko Sewing Projects for the Modern Home. Learn how to do the big stitch technique of sashiko with these 8 simple sashiko sewing projects. Traditional Japanese sewing technique, sashiko, is currently a major sewing trend in craft, interiors and fashion. Big stitches are used to create stunning, geometric patterns and texture to make home wares with a stylish, Japanese minimalist look. This collection, featuring content previously published in The Ultimate Sashiko Sourcebook and Japanese Sashiko Inspirations, includes 8 patterns for home decor so you can try this traditional technique for yourself. Choose from 8 simple projects including a bag, coasters, cushions, wall hanging and greeting cards. 48 pages, Paperback, by Susan Briscoe, Published by David & Charles (plus FW Media).