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Creative Ways to Wrap Your Gifts
Of course, the holidays also mean that a season of merry gift-giving is before us. While a lot of folks are fine going the traditional wrapping paper and gift tag route, others are seeking more creative alternatives.
Perhaps you want to save some trees and are looking for a more sustainable option, or maybe you’re simply tired of the same ol’-same ol’ and want to spice things up a bit this year. Either way, the alternatives to traditional wrapping paper listed below are sure to inspire you to approach your gift-wrapping game from a whole new angle this year.Continue to 2 of 12 below.
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Make Homemade Stamps
Use kraft paper or regular brown paper bags as your base for this easy, customizable DIY. All you need is a big pink eraser to carve into the holiday symbol of your choice. Use that to stamp a pattern onto your paper and you've got extra-special gifts to place under the tree this year!Continue to 3 of 12 below.
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Have Fun With Fanciful FabricContinue to 4 of 12 below.
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Get Ultra Creative with Crayons
Who knew that melted crayons could make such stunning gift wrap? Fortunately for us all, the design folks at Sisters What were well aware of the magic that can be made with this idea and are sharing it with the world. A paper bag, a few crayons in your favorite colors, and a free afternoon will leave you with the most creative presents out there.Continue to 5 of 12 below.
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Play with Potato ChipsContinue to 6 of 12 below.
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Make a Few No-Sew Fabric Bags
Don't let the idea of making your own fabric gift bag intimidate you! DIY fabric gift bags are a great option for when you want to wrap a big gift without wrapping paper. This step-by-step tutorial will show you exactly how to make gorgeous, professional-looking fabric bags in a cinch––no needles required.Continue to 7 of 12 below.
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Get Glitzy with Glitter Boxes
Certainly we’re not the only ones enchanted by the looks of this sparkling idea. But the best part about it is that even the most DIY-challenged can nail this simple project. All it takes is a little glue, a little glitter, and a few minutes to put it all together.Continue to 8 of 12 below.
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Customize Your Presents with Chalkboard PaperContinue to 9 of 12 below.
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Repurpose Scrap Paper with a Few StampsContinue to 11 of 12 below.
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Get Colorful with Duct TapeContinue to 12 of 12 below.
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