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A Quick Guide To Gorgeous Gift Wrappers in Manila

Get creative with your Christmas presents by hitting these spots!

Photography: @swathe.manila via Instagram

Nothing ruins a great gift more than haphazard packaging. Don't settle for a paper bag or store boxes—take it to the next level with quality gift wrapping paper! No need to worry if you don't know where to find them, we've put it all together in one important list. Check it out below: 

Pottly N Tubby

If gift wrapping is not your strongest suit, these Santa Sacks from Pottly N Tubby will be your new best friend. Designed by artist Cheryl Joyce Owen, each piece is intricately designed and classy without losing the quirkiness of staple Christmas characters. 

For more details and bulk orders, you can follow @pottlyntubby on Instagram. 


From home decor to scrapbooking needs and even trinkets, Papemelroti has it all—including cute gift wrapper options. The best part? They use environmentally friendly recycled paper so you get to save a few trees in the process, too. 

Papemelroti is located at Basement, Mega A Bldg., SM Megamall, Ortigas Center, Pasig City. You can follow them on Facebook for more details.

Swathe Manila 

Who says you have to stick to Christmas-themed wrappers only? These ones from Swathe Manila are so pretty, you might spend all your time trying not to destroy them when you open presents. Each design is carefully crafted by Mayang Frigillana through watercolor before printing them on paper. 

Swathe Manila gift wrappers are available in all Common Room outlets nationwide. You can also send a message via swathe.manila[at] for online orders. 

Wrap Shop

The Wrap Shop is a creative packaging store that aims to cater to the needs of its consumers. Each store is a haven for people who have a soft spot for beautiful boxes, grand ribbons, and metallic paper—whether you're a DIY pro or you want them to do it for you, they've got you covered. 

Wrap Shop is located at R3 Level, Power Plant Mall, Rockwell Center. You can visit for more details. 

The Paper Stone 

The best kind of presents are the ones that are topped with huge, pretty bows! Go ahead and hoard the best ribbons, lace, and printed bands when you find yourself inside a branch of The Paper Stone. They keep the designs fresh, exciting, and at limited quantity to ensure that each client takes home one-of-a-kind goodies, too!

The Paper Stone is located at G/F, Gateway Mall, Araneta Center, Quezon City. You can follow them on Facebook for more details. 

PHOTOS: @pottlyntubby via Instagram | Papelmeroti | @swathe.manila via Instagram | Wrap Shop | The Paper Stone

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