From the VISIBLE DARNING & RAG TEXTILES workshop you will:

  • Learn to darn and patch woollen fabric decoratively, using an embroidery hoop and variagated wool and/or cotton.
  • Explore the Japanese practice of Boro (patching rags to form new pieces of fabric) using a combination of freeform and sashiko style stitching.

Workshop Kit - RAG TEXTILES 7/12

  • Visible Darning Pack

    Jersey fabric (12cm x 15cm)

    Cotton bias binding (2m)

    3” embroidery hoop

    Chenille needle (size 20)

    Mixed darning wool


    Rag Textiles Pack

    Mixed fabric scraps

    Mixed yarns/threads

    Lightweight denim (12cm x 15cm)

    Backing calico (12cm x 9cm)

    4m Sashiko Thread (shade 171)

    Short darning needle (size 5)




  • £1.00 from the sale of EVERY Stitchbook Project Kit will be donated by Untangled Threads to MIND's Creative Therapies Fund.

© 2015 by Helen Birmingham