FUROSHIKI are square shaped cloths used in Japan to wrap items and carry them. Being made of cloth, FUROSHIKI can be stored easily, are very light and can wrap many different kinds of shapes. For those reasons, FUROSHIKI are convenient for day-to-day needs. They can be used to wrap several small goods together or wrap one bulky item, like a wine bottle or a large sake bottle. In addition to these advantages, FUROSHIKI can just be washed like other cloths when they get dirty. Japanese re-acknowledged that FUROSHIKI are also environmentally friendly, they became even more popular.
FUROSHIKI BY KAMAWANU are made of thin material of cotton, yet they are durable and easy to make a knot.
They come in various size:
Small sizes (w44 x h44cm/17.3x17.3in, w50 x h50cm/19.6x19.6in) are suitable for wrapping small gifts, lunch boxes or even use as a handkerchief. Their designs are patterns of dots, lines or stripes that change their look when wrapped. Also, there is also a flower series that represent the Japanese seasons. These are very suitable for sending a gift during an specific season. They are designed to look like a blooming flower when unwrapped.
Medium size (w72 x h72cm/28.3x28.3in) is a convenient size that you can use for various occasions, such as wrapping clothes while on a trip and wrapping a gift.
Large sizes (w105 x h105cm41.3x41.3in) can be used as table cloth and even as a fashionable bag! Their design express the essence of everyday life in nature, such as ocean waves, mountains, bamboo forest and small stones.