COCHAE-TOKYO Furoshiki

COCHAE-TOKYO Furoshiki

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The word cochae comes from a folk song and means" first timers welcome!" Thus, this furoshiki features famous landmarks and sights in Japan!

  • Made in Japan
  • Size: Approx. 48 x 48 cm (8.897 X 18.897 inch)
  • Material: Cotton 100%
  • Hand wash; or machine wash gentle cycle in lukewarm water  

(The color of the actual Furoshiki may be slightly different from the images on our pictures.) 

Furoshiki are traditional Japanese wrapping cloth. Aside from wrapping bento boxes they can be used as an impromptu bag, for wrapping things for storage, as eco-friendly reusable gift wrapping, and more! Furoshiki have been making a comeback in Japan in recent years, as a beautiful and "green" way of gift giving and adding aesthetics and culture to your packed lunches and meals to go! Check out the full GO FURO furoshiki collection available!

How to wrap a bento box in a furoshiki: Place the bento box in the middle of the furoshiki. If the box is square in shape, place it on the diagonal, so the sides are facing the corners of the cloth. Bring two opposite corners of the cloth over the box and tie securely. Then, bring the other two corners over the cloth, and tie again. You can also find instructions online for wrapping different objects in creative ways, such as how to wrap a wine bottle to make a handle for bringing wine to parties. Find more inspiration online or at you tube!