It is simple, reasonable, and almost any color ribbon or adornment looks great on it. All you need is an interesting tag and some pretty ribbon. Below I rounded up 12 creative gift wrap ideas using simple brown paper.
I use paper grocery bags.
I am determined to be as wise with our money as possible this Christmas season, so this will help us save. If you have not been collecting grocery bags, you can also by brown kraft paper or shipping paper by the roll, it is very inexpensive made from recycled materials!
I have all kinds of ideas to make our packages pretty.
I worried about how the organic looking brown paper would look with a more glitzy tree, but I think if I add black, white and silver elements to our packages, it will mesh just fine.
Another frugal and environmentally friendly way to wrap gifts is newspaper!
I think some black and white, newspaper-wrapped gifts under my tree to break up the brown would be beautious! I plan to make them special with some shimmery, thick, black wire ribbon.
Speaking of beautious, check out the bottles below wrapped in newspaper. They cut the excess paper at the top into strips and curled it! I found his book at the library, it is full of awesomeness.
For smaller gifts, I will be using either brown paper lunch sacks or pages from a magazine. Those photos in magazines are taking by some of the most talented photographers out there, so why not use them as beautiful gift wrap?
My oldest and I have already discussed some art ideas she wants to do. She wants to use black paint and make a stick tree with lots of twigs, then add silver little circles as leaves! She is so great. To see the finished products, click here! A post on package toppers is next so stay tuned!!Craft Paper and Boxwood Wreath Gift Wrap This beautiful wreath and craft paper design is a definite go-to.
It makes plain brown wrapping paper a whole lot prettier. Get the tutorial at Craftberry Bush. 30 of Courtesy of The Dieline. Word Puzzle Wrapping Paper Give the gift of mystery this Christmas with this fun puzzle wrapped around your. Voila Colorful Wedding Wrapping Paper, feelthefish.com Rolls.
This assortment offers the perfect wrap for wedding gifts and showers! 30"feelthefish.com rolls of paper are covered in lovely prints and are great for home, boutiques, and gift-wrapping stations in malls and department stores.
By bristlebot in Craft Gifts-and-wrapping. 32, 2. Featured. Stats Download Favorite. Today you'll learn how to wrap a present in the traditional packaging style, using brown paper and string, and discover how to easily tie a knot that's secure, simple to open AND eye pleasing!.
Gift wrapping with tissue paper flowers is a simple way to wrap gifts, but it looks so beautiful! This easy tutorial shows you how it's done. Wrap parcels, gifts and packages with this Scotch® Brown Wrapping Paper.
It is versatile and can be used to wrap notebooks and packages or used as gift wrapping when embellished with ribbons and . Americans spend 7 billion💲💲💲 on wrapping paper each year and it's not recyclable and often not reusable. Opt for things like silky scarves, scraps of fabric, reusable gift bags or brown paper!
It's the perfect way to upcycle some paper you might have gotten with shipments or a brown paper bag you got from the grocery store!.