The original Solano Uchiwa was stylish enough, a brilliant modern take on the Japanese paddle-shaped hand fan. Now makers Naft Design have added two new models with traditional Japanese patterns. The Solano Uchiwa Japanese Design Fan comes in either the "Great Wave off Kanagawa" (Hokusai's famous ukiyoe woodblock print) or goldfish versions.
Like with the previous Solano fans, the materials are semi-transparent, with a calming aura. The size of the new fans has been made more compact than before, though, so now the fan is easier to hold and use. And when you're not using it, you can sit it on your desk as an artistic ornament.
The Solano Uchiwa Japanese Design Fan features: