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Designing with Miru shibori 4 original ideas to inspire you.

Miru shibori enables you to design some wonderful shapes and patterns. We will look at 4 examples of shapes and designs made by using this technique of shibori stitching.  All the shapes made using this method need to be regular shapes as in circles, squares and leaves. Therefore, the pattern has the same outline to …

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A photo of a celandine flower with the shibori pattern

Shape a Many Petalled Shibori Celandine Flower in Stitched Shibori.

Create this shibori celandine flower, a simple pattern for you to make. I will show you step by step how to make this many petalled flower. You will need dextrous fingers, but I have used very simple stitching to create the pattern.  Start with a piece of fabric 25cm or 10” square.  Use my design …

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Inspirational Ideas for Successful Shibori Clothing Designs

I love decorating clothing with stitched shibori. I am going to share some ideas for successful shibori clothing designs. For me keeping the designs simple is key. An uncluttered and straightforward pattern is always pleasing. What works well is one strong central image or a frieze of small design elements. I am going to show …

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