Here's an idea that you might like to use as you go visiting family and friends this year. Say goodbye to small paper bags and you really don't want to risk your oranges getting squished in your handbag so you might like to try this idea.
This video teaches you how to make your own Mandarin Orange carrier. It doesn't take long and is pretty cool. I think you could use a pretty scarf that actually matches your new year outfit and fold it into 4 to create a smaller furoshiki.