Green Cat and Birds Furoshiki Wrapping Cloth 17.7in
A Japanese Furoshiki designed by the stencil dyeing artist unit "Kata Kata". This furoshiki is eye-catching with its colorful patterns and auspicious motifs like black cats and birds.
In pre-modern Japan, the black cat was called "Fukuneko" (meaning "lucky cat") and was considered a symbol of protection from evil, good luck, and prosperity.
On the other hand, the bird, one of the signs of the Chinese zodiac, is said to "bring flood of customers" and is known as a symbol of prosperous business.
This product is suitable for a gift as celebrations such as opening a new store or business, and also as a gift for people who love cats and birds.
The small size of 45cm/17.7in can be used for wrapping small items, lunch boxes, kitchen cloths, and handkerchiefs.
The material is 100% cotton, which is soft to the touch and easy to make a knot. It is washable by hand or laundry machine.
- Quantity: 1
- Dimension: 45cm (17.7in)
- Material: 100% cotton
- Origin: Made in Japan
- Machine-washable (use the gentle cycle and no hot water (with laundry net recommended)
ABOUT YAMADA SEN-I
Yamada Sen-i was founded in 1959 as a furoshiki manufacturer and wholesaler in Kyoto, Japan. As one of the few manufacturers specializing in Furoshiki, the company continues to promote the aesthetics and traditions of Furoshiki culture in order to pass on the environmentally friendly and sustainable furoshiki to the next generation. Through the furoshiki culture, Yamada Sen-i hopes to propose lifestyles that are friendly to the earth and to people, and to help create an affluent society.
Japan has long had a culture of wrapping gifts and souvenirs in furoshiki. It is believed that the furoshiki has the thoughtfulness of wrapping the sender's heart as well. Furoshiki has also been attracting more and more attention in recent years due to its eco-friendliness, as it can be used repeatedly. It can be folded in a variety of ways, can wrap objects of various shapes, and can be used for a variety of purposes other than wrapping, such as bags, scarves, and tapestries.