What is a masu box?
A masu (枡 (“square”) or 升 (“measure”)) was originally a square wooden box used to measure rice in Japan during the feudal period. Today masu are largely used for drinking sake. Drinking vessels are made from hinoki (Japanese Cypress wood), as it imparts a special scent and flavor.
How do you make a paper bird step by step?
Step 1: Start with a square piece of origami paper. If you only have regular 8.5×11 paper, follow these instructions to make a square sheet. Step 2: Fold the top corner to the bottom corner. Step 3: Fold the triangle in half by taking the left corner and folding it to the right.
How do you wrap an open cardboard with flaps?
Wrap it up over the box and tuck the flap inside the box. Repeat this process for all 4 sides. Now the box is covered all over the outside of the box and can be filled with all sorts of goodies. You can take the time to cut pieces to fit inside the box as well.
How do you wrap the inside and outside of a box?
Glue and spray that first flap to the inside of your box. Then glue the bottom of the box (works better than gluing the paper), and roll the box onto the opposite long side. At this point, your entire inside and outside of the long sides will be wrapped.
How do you fill a gift box?
Tips & tricks for filling a gift box Add bunched up paper to the bottom of the box and cover it with the colorful shredded filler. This will help lift up the items so they don’t get “lost” in the box. Take edible items out of their commercial packages and wrap them up in more decorative containers.