Take inspiration from the Japanese style of gift giving and learn the secrets to wrapping your gifts beautifully with our easy step-by-step techniques. Discover the creative use of layers of paper, how to use mizuhiki paper cords instead of ribbon, and the elegant simplicity of the traditional Japanese square cloth furoshiki with the inspired methods to wrap bottles of wine. 13 lessons in all! Vicky Mihara Avery is an award winning origami instructor and specialist in Japanese paper crafts. She has appeared on MARTHA with Martha Stewart, and on the Carol Duvall Show, and makes cultural presentations at museums, festivals, and origami conferences around the country. Total run time of DVD is 32 minutes.