You cannot forego the art of Furoshiki this Christmas if you are looking to avoid the wasteful wrapping paper.
Luckily for you, the good news is that there is essentially just one knot you need to learn to get started!
Every day while working over a year in Japan, Madeline's kind colleagues cooked and prepared lunch for her which they packed in furoshiki cloth. To this day, Madeline is fond of the technique and likes to share with others about the beauty and versatility of furoshiki.
How to tie a basic knot for Furoshiki
Now you know how to tie a basic knot, have a go at wrapping a box! We will be sharing videos of furoshiki techniques in the upcoming posts and on our Instagram! Until then, kee practicing :)