Indigo Dyed Sashiko Thread (Thick)

Color Goku-usuai (Extra Light Indigo)

This high strength, cotton thread is woven by the heritage Japanese brand Daurma-Ito and hand dyed by BUAISOU. It is suitable for various needlework such as Sashiko detailing, embroidery and adding a beautiful blue edge to stitched clothing.

Read more here on visible mending - darning and sashiko

*Also available in a thinner 4-strand thread

6-strand thread (thick)
Materials: 100% cotton
Dimensions: 40m

Made in Japan

About the Brand


Established in 2012 and based in Tokushima, the original birthplace of Japanese indigo, BUAISOU are a unique collective which not only cultivates and harvests indigo leaves but also dyes and makes the products, merging the three distinctive crafts.

Care Instructions

As this product is dyed using indigo, we recommend that you hand wash items separately in lukewarm water the first 2-3 times after sewing to avoid colour bleed. The blue will evolve with wear and washing.