Omiyage: Handmade Gifts from Fabric in the Japanese Tradition

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McGraw-Hill Education, Dec 11, 1998 - Crafts & Hobbies - 160 pages
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Bestselling author Kumiko Sudo creates 45 exquisite handmade gifts in fabric, each with a flair that is uniquely Japanese. Easy-to-follow patterns, beautiful photographs, and colorful step-by-step drawings help the projects come together quickly­­--many in less than an hour. Whether they are created in kimono silks or in contemporary cottons, these tiny boxes, purses, decorative toys, incense pouches, and good luck charms all make delightful gifts.

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Omiyage: handmade gifts from fabric in the Japanese tradition

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"Omiyage" is the Japanese word for gift. Sudo, author of a number of books on Japanese quilting including Harmonies & Hurricanes: Color & Line in Japanese Quilts and Circles of the East, here turns ... Read full review

Lovely book!

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I bought this book few months ago. It is very informative with lovely photos.I found it easy to follow instructions. I would highly recommend it to anyone. Read full review


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About the author (1998)

Before moving to the United States in 1985, Kumiko Sudo was known by quilters throughout Japan for her books and as a crafts expert on television. Sudo's work is in several prestigious public and private collections throughout the United States, including the Museum of American Folk Art in New York City.

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