Akebi Pin Cushion
S: ⌀6cm x H5cm
L: ⌀8cm x H5cm
Cotton, Akebi (Akebia Quinata) Vine
Made in Japan
A useful tool for sewing lovers to keep your pins & needles displayed and kept in one place.
These Akebi pin cushions are handcrafted with natural akebi vines (Akebia Quinata), featuring a decorative technique of sashiko (reinforcement stitching) known as Kogin-Zashi, originating in Aomori Prefecture, Japan. Made with white cotton embroidered diamond shapes, these patterns are commonly found on textiles such as kimonos and coin pouches.
With a sturdy flat base and wide diameter, this beautiful piece of craftsmanship can assist your sewing while blending into your home.
*The sashiko design and fabric come in assorted colours. A colour of pin cushion will be selected at random when you place your order. Please let us know if you would like to request a preferred colour.