50 COCHAE Origami | Fukusuke Multi
Fukusuke is believed to be the god of merchants, a symbol of business prosperity.
When opening Fukusuke (a popular female image), a fan (spreading out like an open fan)･･･
a surprising and pleasing origami-like furoshiki transformation is revealed.
- Code : 20469-106
- Dimensions : 50 x 50 cm (19.7″ x 19.7″).
- Weight : 63 g.
- Material : 50% cotton.×50% polyester.
- Made in Japan.
- Gift Wrapping (Lunch Box etc..)
“MUSUBI” proposes a rich and joyful lifestyle with FUROSHIKI x ORIGAMI graphic design team COCHAE jointly developed “origami furoshiki”.
As well as the pleasure of origami formed by folding, since it is a cloth, furoshiki can be used repeatedly.
On the folding line, watermarks are included and ingenious measures are taken.
Please enjoy both the goodness of both Origami and Furoshiki wrapping from Japan at the same time.
Design unit Jikuhara Yosuke and Miki Takeda work on the theme of “playing with play”. In 2003, in the classic world of origami, they produced graphic origami with key words “origami is more pop!” Currently they are conducting a wide range of design activities including designing with a new viewpoint, development of toys, workshops at museums and the like.
Origami puzzle “Funny face card” won the Good Design Award 2008.
Since 2008, he is a part-time lecturer at Kyoto Art and Design University. The origin of cochae (quotient) is cited from the traditional folk song “Okayama drum song (Cochaebushi)” of Okayama prefecture where he is from. The word “Kacha-e, Kacha - e” is a slang word popular in the Tenpo era and is a musical accompaniment word with multiple meanings such as “Please come here” and “This is good”.