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DIY: Ribbon Organizer for Wrapping Gifts

All tied up wrapping presents? Make the task merry with your own ribbon caddy

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Photography: Pat Dy

Read the original article ("Wrap 'n' Roll") in the December 2004 issue of Real Living Magazine. Download your digital copy of Real Living on the Real Living App now! Log on to summitnewsstand.com.ph/real-living for more details.

Materials
  1. Shoebox
  2. Jumbo Drinking Straws or Balloon Stick
  3. Cutter
  4. Tape

Measure and mark the center of each narrow side of the shoebox. Cut out a hole on both sides.

Insert rolls of ribbon through the straw and insert it into the hole. Cut slits on the front of the box corresponding to the number and width of the ribbons. 

Thread the end of each ribbon through the slits.

Place the shoebox cover and you're ready to wrap!

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