Think Outside The Roll: Alternative Gift Wrapping Ideas

Posted on December 24, 2012 by Priscilla Lozano | 0 Comments

Another roll of glittery snowflake gift wrap? Nope!

As much a gift in itself is special, so is the surprise process, the utter unknown. The millisecond moment when preconceptions and expectations remain silent is relished when approached by a wrapped box.

Considering different wrapping materials creates individualized touches while shortening a holiday receipt.

Great, now you're listening!

Here are a few alternatives to replace a generic shimmer roll. Part wonder, part wish, unraveling a gift’s coat is a pleasure all its own.

Old News

Think Outside The Roll - Alternative Wrapping Ideas - Newspaper

Crosswords, Comics, and Classifieds conceal cousins’ coral corduroys. Say that five times fast. Use read newspaper sheets to wrap goods.

Cotton Clues

Think Outside The Roll - Alternative Wrapping Ideas - Cotton Clues

Etsy, home of the hand. Pine tree stamped cotton muslin from Handmade Habitat display a charming ensemble of unfoldables.

Continental Gift

Think Outside The Roll - Alternative Wrapping Ideas - Maps

Map leftovers from a recent road trip? Use routes and continents to lead giftees to their … pop-up paper house.

Easy Brown

Think Outside The Roll - Alternative Wrapping Ideas - Brown Bags

Brown paper bags Transform a brown paper bag into a apt cover. Punch a hole , insert a string, and a plain name tag. A simple and a prim foundation to scratch that crafty bug bite.

Endearing Editorial

Think Outside The Roll - Alternative Wrapping Ideas - Endearing Editorial

Old magazine rip-outs create emphatic surfaces. Choose a captivating image which to a cared one’s interests.

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