gift: book wrapped in Furoshiki

£49.00

Furoshiki: and the Japanese art of gift wrapping book is beautifully wrapped with hand-printed Furoshiki from Kyoto.

This gift is ready to give to someone special.

You can choose from two colourways of Furoshiki.

Book: the only modern, practical guide to the ancient art of Japanese gift wrapping. Discover how to use Furoshiki - beautiful, reusable wrapping cloth, to make gift-giving extra special and joyful, and kinder to the planet too. It contains 30 exquisite yet easy wrapping styles, involving knotted or intricately folded Furoshiki cloth, to wrap bottles, bouquets of flowers and other presents. You can also use Furoshiki to wrap and carry all sorts of everyday items.

Furoshiki: Tsutsumi is a Furoshiki wrapping cloth handcrafted in Japan by skilled craftsman using a traditional hand-printed method called 'Yuzenzome'. Each colour needs one dyeing block. The artisanal colours are achieved by mixing the dyes by hand. This is a versatile handmade item that has hundreds of different uses, there are no limits for what it can be used for.