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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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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December 16, 2016

Hello everybody! Here we are again to offer you just another free printable template to make a wonderful gift box and to put your Chritsmas present inside it.

As you could imagine, you will need a printer  with tcolour ink cartridge and a cardboard.

Christmas Gift Box, free printable template 1
We are going to translate you these simple instructions by hogarutil.com:

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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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November 29, 2016

I bet you already know the following situation: you have to wrap a small present in the last minute and you don’t even have a nice paper to wrap it. Don’t panic! I’m sure that you have al least one toilet paper roll at your home. So you’re saved! Take a look at this tutorial to learn step by step how to turn a oilet paper roll into a gift box.

How to wrap a gift using toilet paper roll gift box

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November 25, 2016

Do you love paper crafts and make origami figures and animals? I love it very much, so I’ve searched a few ideas to decorate a gift using paper and I’ve founded this image by Papelisimo where you can see a bunch os possibilities. Let’s take a look!

Ideas decorate a wrapped gift with paper flowers, bows and figures
As you can see, there are many options. For example, you can make a kind of star / bow using yellow paper. It’s also very beautiful to rol o wrap letter printed paper with multiples layers and make some flowers or rosettes.

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November 22, 2016

Hi everybody! Are you ready to start to stamp? It is one of my favorite things in the world: take a rubber stamp, soak it in a ink pad and start to stampt it everywhere: paper, clothes, boxes or even a wall 😀
Today we want to introduce you three beautiful ways to decorate a basic wrapping paper or paper craft and decorate it with stamps.

SNOWFLAKES RUBBER STAMPS

For example, for Christmas gifts, you can use this snowflake shaped rubber stamp. You can use different colours ink pads and mix it to have a wonderful print like this one. Maybe you can buy a stamp or do it youself by carving rubber.

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Ideas to wrap a gift and decorate wrapping paper with stamps 3
You can also make cloud shapped tags to hang in a gift bag and stamp it.

Source: Marga Marina

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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 18, 2016

Hello everybody! One more day here we are to show you differents ideas to wrap any kind of gifts. We hope to inspire you!

Today we have chosen 5 beautiful wrapping gifts ideas that seem original and beautiful to us, so here we go!

PINK AND GOLDEN

You can mix pink and golden ribbons, betther if they are bright, to decorate the gift. For it, use a base craft wrapping paper because this colour is very trendy and mixes very well with whatever colour you put over it. It looks so pretty!

Wrap a gift, pink and golden
Image by Layercake

PAPER BOW

Another good idea to decorate a gift is putting a paper bow on it. It’s even prettier if you make this bow using printed paper and you custom it writting the person name that you are going to offer the present.

Wrap a gift with paper box

Image by Ed White Photographic

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October 13, 2016

Hi everyone! Here we are to make great handmade projects! Today we want to show us a great way to wrap a gift. Well, it’s not about wrapping it exactly, it’s more about to put it in a wonderful box.
As you can see in the image below, made by hogarutil.com the instructions are very simple and easy: you have to print it (imprimir), cut it (cortar) and fold it (doblar).
We image that you are able to picture the result: a wonderful house shaped gift box. Put attention on the drawing placed at bottom right hand corner: This is the 3D shape you’ll have once the process is completed.

 

Free house gift box template 2

To download the full resolution template and print it, please, click on the following link: House Gift Box Template. We recommend to print it in a heavy paper, like poster board or cardboard to get better results.

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