Ideas, patterns and tutorials to learn how to wrap gifts

January 26, 2017

Hey! Today we keep looking for Valentine’s Day  gift wrapping ideas. You know that, sometimes, the wrapping it’s as important as the present itself. It’s also nice to make a great set to put the present, so let’s take a look to this idea.

Ideas to wrap a Valentine's Day Gift

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November 21, 2016

I’m sure that the most part of us have lived a difficult situation when you have to wrap a present in the last minute… and you don’t have even a wrapping paper!

So you have these 7 amazing tricks to wrap a gift using materials and objects that you already have in your home, so let’s we take a look to this video by Hacking Life

The first one is use a paper cup to make a small paper box, you only have to cut the top in strips and fold them.

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November 2, 2016

Hi everybody! Here we are again to give you some ideas to make your gifts wrappings more awesome.
Today we want to introduce you the felt. As you know, this is a kind of textile, made with wool or synthetic fibres such as acrylic. It’s a textile that it’s easy to work with, so it’s perfect to make DIY projects.
As you’re going to see in the images below, there are plenty of ways to use felt to wrap a gift.,so let’s take a look.

FELT BAG AND FELT BOW

How to wrap a gift with felt and feelt bow
Yeah! as we can see on this image by Artesanias Montejo, felt bags are easy to make and it’s a perfect way to give a bottle of wine or champagne as a gift. If you want, you can also make a flower felt to decorate the bag.

Another way to decorate the box gift it’s making felt bow. Just great.

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October 5, 2016

In the previous post, we have seen a way to wrap a gift with cellophane and we promised that the next post will be about to make a bow, so here it is!

Tutorial how to make a paper bow to decorate a gift

In this tutorial made by papelisimo we could know step by step how to make a paper bow to decorate a gift, is like the crown. As you can see, you can use any kind of paper, but it has to be resistant: from origami paper to newspaper or magazine paper. You will also need adhesive tape, of course. 

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September 26, 2016

Hi everyone and welcome to my new blog How to Wrap a gift! This blog, as his name says, it’s about different ways, materials and techniques to wrap a present. Sometimes, the envelope is better and most important than the gift itself beucase it shows the care you put on it, not only the money you have spent.

One of the most demanded tutorials is how to wrap a gift using cellophane. Usually it’s a transparent and rigid material and is not very easy to work with. However, there are differents tricks to make it easier, as we can see in this video tutorial by CraftyElfWorkshop

 

 

Cellophane paper is used to wrap baskets (with food or beauty products) because they are big and with a very particular shape. If we use gift paper, it would be broken so fast, so it’s recommended to use cellophane. We can use it to wrap a coffe or tea mug or even a candle holdes, as we see on the video.

Another improtant thing when you wrap a gift with cello it¡s the ribbon. You have to put one to tie the cello on the top and to decorate the envelope with a touch of colour.

In the following posts we are show you how to make a ribbon DIY in order to reach the perfect packaging, so pay attention!

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