The Tuttle Publishing Company was established in 1948 in Rutland, Vermont and Tokyo, Japan and is today regarded as a premier publisher and seller of books rooted in Asian culture, language and history. Since its founding in 1948, Tuttle has published more than 6,000 books and today maintains an active backlist of around 2,000 titles. Today, Tuttle publishes 150 new titles each year focusing on Asian languages, Asian food & cooking, gardening & flower arranging, crafts & origami, children's books, martial arts, Asian literature, games & graphic novels, Asian history & culture, health & fitness, self-help & Eastern religion, Asian art & collectibles, interior design & architecture, travel guides, maps, and business books. Tuttle products are available in printed formats as well as popular eBook formats.
"The kimono is an enduring symbol of traditional Japanese culture, translated it means 'the thing worn'. A 2-page introduction provides insight into the role of the kimono in Japanese society including garment color, pattern and motif. Tuttle gift wrapping papers make your gift look special. In addition, the papers are suitable for all sorts of craft projects." -Handmade by Deb blog "The paper comes as a book with the sheets folded and perforated for ease to remove them. Each book comes with twelve 18-inch by 24-inch sheets...These are quality papers and I love how they give you a bit of the history of the special fabrics from Asia." -Crafty Moms Share blog "Tuttle Publishing has a range of groovy and beautiful gift wrapping papers, just perfect for wrapping up your multicultural gifts for friends and family...if you think you can spare to share these elegant papers!" -CastleViewAcademy.com "These premium wrapping papers are so beautiful and artistic that I knew our loved ones would feel very special receiving presents wrapped with them." -AllDoneMonkey.com