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American Sashiko: Sylvia Pippen

Sylvia Pippen is famous for her beautiful Hawaiian sashiko designs. She combined hand appliqué with sashiko stitching to create pieces celebrating the flowers and foliage of Kauai and the Big Island of Hawaii.sylvia 2

Sylvia moved to La Conner, Washington and opened a shop near the wonderful Pacific Northwest Quilt & Fiber Arts Museum.

Her designs now embrace images of oceanic and sea life,  American and Australian Wildflowers.  Sylvia offers a collection of threads and accessories sure to please anyone interested in embroidery, applique and SASHIKO.

If you can’t visit La Conner, you can purchase Sylvia’s designs online.