Lovely, high Quality Japanese rustic, natural, soft feeling, mid weight pale coffee coloured cotton with tiny tan dashes woven into the fabric in a even grid pattern
A mid weight fabric.
Perfect for Slow or Hitomezashi style stitching
Ideal for patchwork, bags and small projects, and even dressmaking
Sold by the meter in:
1/4 meter (25cm or 9.75") increments
for example, if you need a meter, simply order 4 x 1/4meters,
and we will ship a continuous 1 meter
or Fat Quarters
a Fat Quarter is 50cm or 9.75" x 1/2 the fabric width
for example, for a 110cm wide fabric a Fat Quarter is 50cm x 55cm (19.5" x 21.5")
Custom orders require payment up front.
Please contact us with any questions, comments, or concerns before securing payment, so we can ensure that you get exactly what you want.
Payment is required within 2 days of purchase, or the item will be re-listed.
Orders will not be shipped until payment is received.
Items are shipped within 2-3 business days.
An e-mail will be sent once order has been processed.
Any import duties or taxes outside Australia are the responsibility of the purchaser.
All items will be shipped by Australia Post or Courier.
All items will be sent by economy parcel post and tracking number will be sent when the order is dispatched.
Shipping upgrades to express courier are available at additional cost at checkout.
Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
Refunds are allowed, excluding return postage cost
Items can only be returned for refund if they are found to be faulty or not as described.
Items for refund must be returned in the original packaging and in a 'fit for re-sale' condition.
Refund will be provided in receipt of the return.
I love custom pieces, I will happily make an item to suit your decor / personality.
If you like any of my pieces but would prefer them in a different colour pallet, size, etc. then do let me know as I am always happy to tweak things.
Any queries you can message me via Etsy or email: bitternbythebug [!at] gmail.com
More info on my website http://bitternbythebug.com.au
All product designs, images and text copy remain the property of Bitternbythebug and can not be copied or used without my express permission. © Bitternbythebug 2020.
Yes, we can run classes from beginner through to detailed workshops for Sashiko, Boro &Indigo Dyeing. Our workshops can include the supply of all materials and each attendee will go home with something new to continue their Sashiko / Boro / Indigo, journey. Classes sizes from 5 to 12 can be arranged with your Quilt group, friendship group etc. If you have a Group get together we can bring our pop-up shop along with the workshop.
Looking for something new and unique for your next; Quilt show, Group meeting, exhibition? Bittern by the Bug can bring our unique range of Indigo dyed fabrics, patterns,kits as well as unique items to purchase, to you event.
All our items are hand crafted using the best quality materials, by our Textile Artist Andrea Taylor, with a distinct Japanese influence. Our patterns are created by Andrea and exclusive to Bittern by the Bug.
Call Andrea to discuss your up coming event and how Bittern by the Bug can offer your attendees a new unique experience.
Apr 29, 2022
Feb 25, 2022
Beautiful fabric, thanks very much, regards Marg
Feb 13, 2022
Thanks Andrea, it's always a pleasure to buy from your store.
Jun 20, 2021
Sweet pale coffee color fabric with tiny grid. A lovely cotton/yarn dyed fabric that will be great for working Sashiko designs. Shop takes care in packaging and always ships in a timely manner. Thank you for another great transaction.
Jun 14, 2021
My order arrived super fast and Andrea was so helpful. I can't wait to start stitching.