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"Utamaro: Three Beauties" New Furoshiki
"Utamaro: Three Beauties" New Furoshiki

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Our Price: $12.00
Material: Cotton
Length: See below.
Width: See below.
Condition: New

Quantity in Stock:3
Product Code: F34BEAUTIES

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"Utamaro: Three Beauties" New Furoshiki

You may recognize this as a print of "The Three Beauties" by the famous woodblock artist Utamaro.

This one is slightly smaller than most of our other new furoshiki - Just over 18" square (48cm). 100% cotton. New, not vintage.

Furoshiki are traditional Japanese wrapping cloths, used even today when presenting gifts! And yes, the recipient keeps the furoshiki.

These days - with recycling and "repurposed" accessories trending everywhere, "green" buyers can quickly convert a furoshiki into a handy tote to use at the grocery, at school or anywhere you need to carry things neatly. No handle needed! Check out the samples in the photos or visit the blog in the caption for more wrapping ideas. Great for home decor, table covers, or quilting projects, too.

By the way, furoshiki comes from furo, which means bath in Japanese and shiki, which is something that is spread on the ground. Long ago, furoshiki were used to carry clothes to and from the public bath and were spread on the bath house floor to stand on while changing.

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