The use of modern perfume sachet has evolved from the original single carry-on fragrance small hanging decoration to today’s home fragrance hanging decoration, mobile phone sachet, large wall hanging sachet, fragrance bag, door decoration, wardrobe sachet, daily deodorization sachet, fragrance pillow cushion, aromatic jewelry, car sachet and so on.
From the perspective of culture, perfume sachet is a kind of folk embroidery handicraft created by the working women of the ancient Han. It is the product of the ancient Han farming culture marked by male farming and the female weaving, and it is the remains and regeneration of the Han traditional culture. So in the past wearing perfume sachet is to ward off evil spirits and exorcise plague, prevent disease and keep a healthy body. The traditional perfume sachet mainly includes cinnabar, realgar, and other plants, and then added patchouli, mint, ice slice, clove, perilla and other traditional Chinese medicine or spices. With the price of raw materials rising, many people think that the traditional perfume sachet has a strong smell, so now the perfume sachet has become a simplified “grass fragrance” perfume sachet. But even so, there will still be a faint scent of medicine, and it will last for a long time. And perfume sachet is not suitable for everyone. Because the Chinese herbal medicine placed in it is too intensive for some people, the person with high blood pressure is not suitable to wear, especially for pregnant women and people with an allergic constitution. For the skin-sensitive people, it’s better not to be placed too close to the skin, and the asthma patient is better not to use it. So in order to avoid the harm, for the people who would like to make the perfume sachet by themselves, when the bag is sewn, do not make the fragrance at will, and must have the guidance of the pharmacist.
You can make a perfume sachet like this: firstly, wrap the spices in the middle with cotton and tie the cotton with fine thread, so that the aroma will gradually come out without leaking the spices out of the bag. Then put the spices in the bag with cotton. The size and quantity of the spices depending on the size of the perfume sachet. There are many kinds of perfume sachets, which are generally made into round, square, oval and so on. The perfume sachet is about ten centimeters long, five centimeters wide and two centimeters thick. The top has the silk tapestry which is easy to hang, the lower end is fastened with tassel and so on. Then put the spices in a special cloth bag, and you can also make the perfume sachet into a variety of shapes so that you can wear the perfume bag on the chest, waist and so on. The perfume sachet is fragrant and has the functions of repellent insect, avoiding plague and preventing disease. The effects of perfume sachet include preventing epidemic poison, preventing mosquito bites, preventing venomous snake bites, and avoiding filth and turbidity. At the same time, it can also absorb sweat and makes the indoor air fresh. What’s more, perfume sachet must generally have holes to breathe, so that they can emit fragrance.