Monthly Archives: August 2011
Once a year between July and August, Japan celebrates Tanabata – a Japanese star festival. The most famous Tanabata festival is held in Sendai, Miyagi-ken in August. People generally celebrate this day by writing wishes on small pieces of paper, … Continue reading
Japan Alive received 100 muslin squares from London Mothers as part of the “Muslin Squares Project” . These squares are “to help young mothers and mothers-to-be in the earthquake, tsunami and nuclear affected areas in Japan. Muslin Squares are large cloths … Continue reading
Yarn Alive – growing in numbers, favor and joy.