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Furoshiki : the art of wrapping with fabric

Author: Kumiko Nakayama-Geraerts
Publisher: London : New Holland, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Furoshiki are traditional Japanese wrapping cloths, simple pieces of square fabric used in ancient custom for transportation and decoration. As we become increasingly eco-aware, this tradition is enjoying a well-deserved revival.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kumiko Nakayama-Geraerts
ISBN: 9781847738165 1847738168
OCLC Number: 704852500
Description: 64 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Furoshiki, a Japanese art --
Furoshiki in everyday use --
Make your own furoshiki --
Knots --
Folds for carrying --
Folds for wrapping --
Embroidery designs.
Other Titles: Furoshiki.
Art of wrapping with fabric
Responsibility: Kumiko Nakayama-Geraerts.

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Furoshiki are traditional Japanese wrapping cloths, simple pieces of square fabric used in ancient custom for transportation and decoration. As we become increasingly eco-aware, this tradition is enjoying a well-deserved revival.

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