Furoshiki: wonderful packaging for a gift in Japanese (video)

furoshiki- is the Japanese art of gift wrapping. This skill makes a woman a woman-witch: a slight movement of the hands, she will transform a simple cloth square in the beautiful, original, elegant, stylish, and most importantly - convenient handbag, it is appropriate her.

And in the next moment, the same fabric in the hands of a magician can turn into a beautiful gift wrapping friend or colleague, or perhaps a newborn relative. Versatility inspires furoshiki - try it!

Literally furoshiki (or speak Japanese furoshiki - translates as "bath mat". Initially, the packaging of tissue used in the bath: in furoshiki wore a kimono for special bath treatment.

Furoshiki - origami fabric

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Indeed, furoshiki - fabric origami, educational principles form the same: a piece of cloth can be folded, turn, bend, tie. Tells a fantasy! Will this bag on his shoulder, a folder for papers or basket - it's up to you.

to the fabric requirements

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Fabrics for packaging furoshiki style should be easy to fold and different strength. Now prefer silk, cotton, mixed composition and natural fabrics flax. Thick fabric will look ridiculous, and thin - not withstand the severity and will be ugly stretch. The main thing that the segment was strictly correct square shape with a side length of 40 centimeters or more.

Furoshiki add up to your taste
We offer several options furoshiki folding: so you can elegantly packaged gift or create a convenient bag - with this accessory you will not be left without attention.

Step by Step Master Class to create handbags in style furoshiki

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Step by step wizard class for wrapping gifts

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In this video you will find a selection of options for furoshiki wrapping gifts of different forms: