Vintage Furoshiki, Shippou
Furoshiki are traditionally used as wrapping cloths, commonly used to carry lunches or to wrap gifts. However, this one can have many uses. From a sheet to go over your bed, an on-the-go table cloth or a beautiful piece to be displayed in your home. The uses of Furoshiki are limited only to the owner's imagination.
This particular Furoshiki is decorated with Sashiko, a Japanese hand-stitched embroidery technique, was often used to reinforce fabric. Simple sashiko stitching was pivotal for boro patching and mending clothes but evolved into intricate embroidering of garments.
- Size: 58.5"W x 55"L Approx.
- Product #: VI179
- Code: NWS