Introducing beloved Japanese embroidery artist Yumiko Higuchis newest collection of motifs, showcased on a variety of purses, wallets, and bags. Inside, youll find an assortment of the simple, folk-inspired floral and animal designs stitched in Yumikos signature style, as well nine lovely bag patterns inspired by the motifs.
Stitch a single flower onto the diminutive Teardrop Pouch, perfect for storing spare change, or use the vibrant lemon pattern to embellish the Oval Pouch for a chic summertime accessory.
Beautiful step-by-step photos clearly explain Yumiko Higuchis favorite techniques for sewing bags, installing metal purse clasps, and making pompom and tassel embellishments. A helpful embroidery stitch guide outlines the eight basic stitches used to create the designs in this book. Full-size templates are included for all 20 embroidery motifs and nine bag patterns.
Use these lovely embroidery motifs to make stunning, one-of-a-kind bags, or be inspired to design your own unique projects.