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Topic: Colourful Rainbow Wall Hanging Made From Japanese Furoshiki  (Read 750 times)
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« on: October 21, 2013 05:22:25 AM »

Furoshiki are squares of cloth used to wrap presents in Japan.  I picked up 9 of them from Taobao but you can find them in lots of places online.



I just sewed them all together!  Quick and colourful!  I really want to make a quilt out of them too.



Some of my favourite details...





There are a few more detailed pics on my blog and info on how I bought the furoshiki...it involves navigating a website entirely in Chinese though so might be easier to check out Ebay for them if you want to give this a go!
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stillatthetop
« Reply #1 on: October 21, 2013 05:39:44 AM »

So cute! I really like Japanese art. That culture seems so playful! Nice job.

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Wanting 6" x 6" I spy panels. For a quilt like this:
http://www.grammasbabystuff.com/I_Spy_-_Hill_3_Finished_Smaller.jpg
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« Reply #2 on: November 04, 2013 06:41:49 AM »

Super cute! I'm going to have to check out ebay...
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« Reply #3 on: November 04, 2013 08:10:01 AM »

Cheerful, and cute, I love this.
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