RL Ideas: Unique Gift Wrapping Ideas
Discover new ways to jazz up your presents for family and friends
Can you imagine the holidays without merrily-wrapped presents? Any Christmas tree will look even better if there are lovely gifts beneath them! Make your own packages stand out with these interesting tips and tricks.
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Mimic the look of snowflakes using store-bought doilies! Simply cut out the shapes and weave through ribbon to hold them in place.
Use multiple spirals held together with a staple for a modern look! Simply staple circles of different sizes together and attach them to your present.
Long, teardrop shapes are dainty and graceful. Hold ribbon in middle and loop on both sides. Staple in the middle.
For a different effect, use concentric loops and teardrop ribbons.
Take a store-bought bow and snip each loop at an angle. Create a fuller bloom by cutting each petal lengthwise.
For a more modern look, cover your packages with strips of ribbon in alternating colors, widths, and textures. Attach the loose ends at the bottom of the package with double-sided tape.
For a classy and elegant look, use gold wrapping paper and ribbons. You can also choose printed gift wrapper highlighted with a single strip of ribbon.