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Even after years of working exclusively with the textiles of Japan, I still get a thrill everytime I have a new fabric in front of me pondering what home decor item--wall hanging, pillow or gift item it would make into. It was literally karma that my love of the arts--my sewing and quilting skills all came together and that my company Japanesque Accents was created.

I first fell in love with Japan when I opened my first art history text book and came across the arts and architecture of Asia. It was a dream fulfilled that I made it across the Pacific and began to experience some of those wondrous sites in person. I’ve been going annually ever since to explore and to fuel my soul with new inspiration along the way.

This collection caters to the customer who wishes to own their own small piece of Japan—whether it is something for…

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  • Female
  • Born on October 6
  • Joined November 26, 2007

Favorite materials

furoshiki, tenugui, noren, cotton, aizome

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JapanesqueAccents
Asian home decor, wall hangings & gifts

About

Even after years of working exclusively with the textiles of Japan, I still get a thrill everytime I have a new fabric in front of me pondering what home decor item--wall hanging, pillow or gift item it would make into. It was literally karma that my love of the arts--my sewing and quilting skills all came together and that my company Japanesque Accents was created.

I first fell in love with Japan when I opened my first art history text book and came across the arts and architecture of Asia. It was a dream fulfilled that I made it across the Pacific and began to experience some of those wondrous sites in person. I’ve been going annually ever since to explore and to fuel my soul with new inspiration along the way.

This collection caters to the customer who wishes to own their own small piece of Japan—whether it is something for the home as in a lovely wall hanging—maybe a pillow-- or perhaps a small pouch that helps to keep you organized in your everyday life. I simply hope that with any item that you purchase that you too will share bit of the Japan mystique.

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