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Blue Sashiko Thread, Navy Blue Sashiko Thread, 100 Meter Skein, Japanese Cotton Thread for Sashiko Stitching, Cobalt Sashiko Thread

Olympus's Sashiko Thread is the perfect cotton thread for traditional Sashiko embroidery. With a smooth, matte finish and clean, bright colors, it's just right for Sashiko's simple, no-fuss design! Unlike standard 6-strand embroidery floss, Sashiko thread is a single, non-divisible strand. It has a thickness similar to size 5 perle cotton but does not have the sheen commonly found other embroidery threads. When washed, the fibers swell and, over time, tighten as they become immeshed into the fabric. This is an advantage for mending and household textiles as they gain strength from the thread. Select the color of your choice in the drop down menu. You will receive one skein of thread for each ordered. Product Details Content 100% Cotton Length 109 yards (100 meters) Colors Available: 03 Navy 09 Cobalt The last 5 pictures are of other thread colors available in separate listings and of a Sashkio sampler that I have stitched. These photos are for demonstration purposes and not included in the listing. For more Sashiko thread colors: For Sashiko Samplers and other hand sewing kits and gifts: For other tools and notions: