Purple Strawberries Furoshiki Wrapping Cloth 18.9in
This Japanese Furoshiki features a pattern designed by Yumeji Takehisa, a famous painter of portraying women in the Taisho era(1912-1926). Yumeji's works are characterized by the bold patterns and nostalgic colors. His art clearly shows how this kind of modern design was popular back in the Taisho era.
The strawberry pattern is printed in quiet colors. The interesting patterns and the balance of colors in this Furoshiki reflect the sense of Yumeji, who is known as a pioneer of graphic design in Japan.
The small size of 48cm /18.9in can be used for wrapping small items, lunch boxes, kitchen cloths, and handkerchiefs.
The material is 100% cotton, which has a reasonably firm texture and easy to make a knot. It is washable by hand or laundry machine.
It will be a great to wrap gifts for someone who loves unique items and Japanese art.
- Quantity: 1
- Dimension: 48cm (18.9in)
- Material: 100% cotton
- Origin: Made in Japan
- Machine-washable (use the gentle cycle and no hot water (with laundry net recommended)
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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.