Japanese Kogin Mini Zabuton (downloadable PDF) #2367C-D
- Beginner I Skill level
- Finished size 4" square
This is a downloadable pattern and is not eligible for returns and must be purchased separately from regular stock items. You will have 2 attempts and 24 hours in which to download your pattern after purchase. To view this pattern you will need an Adobe Acrobat (PDF) viewer.4" sampler of Kogin stitches. Kogin is a uniquely Japanese needlework technique that was born of a practical desire for warmth, and the need to strengthen fabric used in everyday life. It is recognizable by its geometric designs which are embroidered with thick threads on a base fabric. It dates back to the 1600's and has quite an interesting history. 20 pages. This project provides an introduction to Japanese Kogin. A Zabuton is the square pillow that Japanese use to sit on in lieu of a chair. Some basic knowledge of Kogin is necessary. A suggested resource is Techniques of Japanese Kogin, sold separately. We have substituted black fabric until we have a suitable blue in the correct count.