The square handkerchief is primarily used in wagashi making as a soft, non-elastic barrier in order to create natural curvatures. Often you'd see wagashi artisans pressing a tool against a wagashi piece covered with the silk cloth, or wrapping and twisting it. Organic looking lines thus emerge.
Material: 100% silk
Wash in cold water only. Do not use detergent or any chemical cleaning agent. Use sunlight to bleach. We do not accept exchanges or returns on this product.
Size: 35cm x 35cm
Wagashi -- traditional Japanese sweets -- capture seasonality and imagery of nature in their aesthetics. They are served before the bowl of matcha that concludes even the most elaborate kaiseki meal. The specialty wagashi tools Gusta sources are from reputable makers. They exhibit the craftsmanship that is respected also in wagashi making.
At Gusta Supplies, we curate our selection to reflect innovations and trends our customers appreciate. As much as we pride ourselves in providing ingredients and tools for your everyday kitchen needs, we also offer one-of-a-kind items hardly available in the market. We hope you find this as exciting as we do.
Inventory Last Updated: Dec 10, 2023