Japanese folding fans, also known as sensu, are as beautiful as they are functional. Fashioned out of decorative paper and wood, you can make your own in just a few simple steps. DIY instructions here:  http://www.ehow.com/how_4449525_make-japanese-fans.html?utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=inline&utm_campaign=fanpage

How to Make Japanese Fans

Japanese folding fans, also known as sensu, are as beautiful as they are functional. Fashioned out of decorative paper and wood, you can make your own in just a few simple steps. DIY instructions here: http://www.ehow.com/how_4449525_make-japanese-fans.html?utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=inline&utm_campaign=fanpage

Late 19th century fan by Edmund Soper Hunt Fan Factory, Museum of Fine Arts Boston (via Old Rags) #Victorian

Late 19th century fan by Edmund Soper Hunt Fan Factory, Museum of Fine Arts Boston (via Old Rags) #Victorian

STYLING & PROPS: I have an ivory lace fan - if anyone else has some fans, bring them - a black one could be cool for contrast. Definitely want to incorporate a fan into some shots! :-)

STYLING & PROPS: I have an ivory lace fan - if anyone else has some fans, bring them - a black one could be cool for contrast. Definitely want to incorporate a fan into some shots! :-)

Art Nouveau mother-of-pearl fan, jewelled, enamelled gilt-metal mounts,Brussels lace, Dresden, circa 1910

Art Nouveau mother-of-pearl fan, jewelled, enamelled gilt-metal mounts,Brussels lace, Dresden, circa 1910

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