Matcha powder on fukusa from a long-time period practice can be a sign of folding a fukusa in a right way. However, a new fukusa does not have this sign.
It only happens sometimes, so when it comes, we are likely forget how to fold a new fukusa.
You need a new fukusa for tea gatherings.
Here, let me show you how to fold a brand-new fukusa !
How to fold a new fukusa for Urasenke.
Sometimes, even a brand-new fukusa has a wrong fold. It’s better to check by yourself.
Try “yohou-sabaki” or “Shin” , then you find out right away if your fukusa is folded in the right way.