Ideas, patterns and tutorials to learn how to wrap gifts

March 2, 2017

Father’s Day is coming in less than three weeks so we are already thinking about gifts and ways to wrap them. Maybe your dad it’s a little bit picky or is really interested in all the products of one store, so maybe it’s a good idea to gave him a gift gard. But giving a gift card it’s a little bit cold or impersonal… isn’t it? We have the perfect solution. Wrap the gift card in a very fancy and cool way, for example, making an origami printed t-shirt!

We have found this tutorial in F de Fifi made by Empaquetando Ando so let’s take a look to the steps:

 

Tutorial to wrap a gift card for father's day, origami t-shirt
 

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February 15, 2017

Hi everybody! Today we feel inspired and we want to claim our love for animals, any kind of them. In what way we can transfer this love into gift wrap? Very easy, by making animals gift wrap. Some of them are very original, funny and easy. So let’s take a look.

Animal gift wrap diy, an elephant
It is one of my favorites and it’s sooo easy to make! You just have to wrap the present with a light paper and glue a deflated balloon on the middle. Then, you have to draw an elephant shape around it using a market and that’s it.

Source: Welke

 

This one it’s specially recommended for Christmas’s present, but if you like reindeers, we encourage you to wrap a present like this whatever you want.

Source: Menetes bones

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January 30, 2017

There are plenty of ways to express our love for someone special yo us… with acts, words, kindness, but also qith a small and personalized gift and wrappings. It’s a little effort, but it shows that you take care for this personal and you spend your precious time to her or him.
As a exemple, let’s take a look at this wapping made by Un te quiero diferente .

Special and customized way to wrap a gift with a name 2

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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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January 23, 2017

Yeeey! Three weeks left for Valentine’s Day! So here we are, looking for new ways to wrap a lovely gift. So, we are going to take a look to this video made by Enfemenino Tendencias where she shows us a couple of nice ways to wrap a present making a kimono and a shirt with tie.

To make this envelope, you will need: 

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January 12, 2017

Although Christmas has already happened, birthdays are coming everyday and we need to continue wrapping gifts. In addition, we have Valentine’s day on our horizon so we are already looking for new ways to wrap a gift for this day.

Let’s take a look to this video made by Manualidades y Decoracion. The instructions are in spanish so we are try to translate it into English.

You will need these materials:

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December 15, 2016

Ho, ho, ho! Santa Claus is coming to town and also to our wrapping papers! We have found this wonderful and original idea: turn the wrapping into a Santa’s belt. I think that is a very funny idea and it is very easy.

Original Christmas wrapping ideas, Santa Claus belt 5
What do you need to make this one above? Just red wrapping paper, a black ribbon, gold glitter foamy sheet and glue.

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December 9, 2016

Today we are going back to the base: wrap a gift in a box in a easy and fast way. It seams simple, but it’s full os small tricks, so let’s take a look to this video by Chaine Scotch® 3M

  • The tutorial has the texts in French, so I’m going to try to translate it. What do we need?
    Nice wrapping paper (It’s better if it’s not a stripped wrapping paper)
  • Big scissors
  • Tape (It’s better if you can use Scotch Magic Tape)

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December 7, 2016

If you like to add something special to your gift, specially if you are giving something that is inside an envelope, here you have some ideas based on secret message clothespin. It’s very original and very easy yo make!

CLOTHESPIN SECRET MESSAGE FOR CHRISTMAS GIFT

For example, you can glue this envelope shape on the clothespin and, when you open it, the message “Joyeux Noël” pops up!

Clothespin secret message, decorate a wrapping gift or envelope

This idea is gorgeous! You also can add a Christmas box (or it is a hat?) and, when you open the clothespin, a bunch of flowers appears. The message, in this case, is writen on the clothespin itself: “un cadeau pour toi…” (a present for you…)

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CLOTHESPIN LOVE SECRET MESSAGE

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