Thursday, 18 March 2010

1970's Japanese cross stitch




The Japanese have been cornering cuteness for a while: images above from Cross Stitch Designs, Ondori, Tokyo 1975.

11 comments:

Pilgrim Lee said...

oh i looove their cross stitch patterns! doe-c-doe on flicker has an awesome collection: http://www.flickr.com/search/?q=ondori&w=22309813%40N02 i love the folky people!

Thea said...

I really like these too. And you shouldn't be shy about your talent. x

Sandra Eterovic said...

Hi Pilgrim! Thanks for that link -- they're gorgeous and a little bit crazy and I love that! ;)

Hi Thea! You are very sweet, and right too.

Thanks and all the best!

Emma said...

Madame, I saw these mittens on the Etsy Storque blog and thought of you

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=41935634

Sandra Eterovic said...

Hello Madame Emma,
Yes! Thank you! They are very sweet indeed. I wish I knew how to do that stitch that divides the colours....
Very much enjoyed that interview that you did with Anna for Pencil and Pipette! :)

Sandra said...

soooo cute! x

Sandra Eterovic said...

Yeah! They are so gorgeous and eye catching, aren't they?
Thanks again for looking!
:)

Kickcan and Conkers said...

Oh, fabulous stuff - lovin' it all!

Sandra Eterovic said...

aawwww, thanks Deborah! I'm chuffed!

Corkey said...

do you know the isbn number of the book? i am desperate to find a copy. these are fantastic

Sandra Eterovic said...

Hi Corkey -- there are many more images from this book on Flickr. I don't know where my copy of it is - if I find it I will post the ISBN here. All the best!