Gift-Wrap Ideas

Forgo traditional gift wrap and holiday boxes with these fun and festive gift-wrap ideas, which are simple and stylish.

| Fall 2018

  • Butcher paper with silhouettes gift wrap
    Butcher paper is the perfect backdrop for holiday-themed silhouettes cut from newspaper.
    Photo by Hearst Communications Inc.
  • atlas and map gift wrap
    Old maps and atlas pages make great gift wrap.
    Photo by Hearst Communications Inc.

  • Butcher paper with silhouettes gift wrap
  • atlas and map gift wrap

After making homemade gifts for your loved ones, you'll already be in a creative state of mind, so keep the momentum going. Why opt for traditional gift wrap or holiday boxes when you can repurpose old newsprint, maps, and other printed materials? Using these items is not only environmentally friendly, it's also stylish, simple, and a whole lot of fun. And the beauty of these versatile wrappings is that everything works.

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Reprinted with permission from Country Living Christmas Joys: Decorating, Crafts & Recipes, © 2015 by Hearst Communications, Inc., an imprint of Sterling Publishing.



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