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    The genuine Furoshiki!

    A world of beauty and convenience from Japan. In the movie “The Last Samurai”, the anguished veteran of the American Civil War interpreted by Tom Cruise writs about Japanese: “They are an intriguing people. From the moment they wake, they devote themselves to the perfection of whatever they pursue”. That “perfection” is actually so evident nowadays, too: just think of the silent and delicate charm of origami and ikebana; or even of the elegance of the sashiko needlework and of all the quilting projects coming from the Land of the Rising Sun and, from now on, also of the Furoshiki. When we decided to carry the Miyako handles here: we…