27.8.08

The new work Temari of this week is a butterfly.




The new work Temari of this week is a butterfly.



As for this Temari, 12 butterflies are stitched.
This Temari is very popular among a male.
The pattern is made from silk thread.
Usually, such silk thread is thrown away.
I made the silk thread the Temari.
Since the number of colors is restricted to such thread, a design is difficult for me.

19.8.08

The Temari of this week is a plum.






The Temari of this week is a plum.
The pattern of this Temari is called "the plum by a stellar stitch."
Although the design of a Temari is in Japanese every place, there is little what can
pinpoint an area.
This Temari is called Higo-Mari.
Since the Temari of a similar design had sold, I made.
If this Temari shakes, there will be sound in it.
This is because the box into which the bell was put is contained in the core.
It is believed that the sound of a bell becomes a talisman.

13.8.08

Large Temari camellias.










As for this Temari, the flower of six camellias is stitched.
This Temari is large at the diameter of 18cm, and about 7 inches.
Casting is very difficult for a large Temari.

6.8.08

A Temari, a Kagome pattern.








This Temari expresses the meshes-of-a-net pattern of a basket.
Kagome is a basket.

Japanese people have used the basket in various scenes from ancient times.
And various patterns have been made also when knitting it.

This Temari is one of the meshes-of-a-net patterns of that basket.

5.8.08

The new work Temari of this week is a butterfly.








The new work Temari of this week is a butterfly.
As for this Temari, 12 butterflies are stitched.
This Temari is very popular among a male.

The pattern is made from silk thread.
This silk thread is the thread of the end of textiles.
Usually, such silk thread is thrown away.

I made the silk thread the Temari.
Since the number of colors is restricted to such thread, a design is difficult for me.

4.8.08

How to make Temari named Nejiri-Plum.




How to make Temari named Nejiri-Plum.





Nejiri is the technique shown as it was made to pass through thread and the chain is connected.
Since it is made to pass through thread for every stitch, it takes time and effort very much.
The Mitsubishi pattern is made imagining the flower of a plum by a pentagon.
Therefore, this pattern is the pattern called Nejiri-Ume and Nejiri-Mithubishi-no-Ume.