Home & Garden 8 beautiful and creative ways to wrap your Christmas presents

08:55  27 december  2017
08:55  27 december  2017 Source:   House Beautiful (UK)

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Seriously, I’m average at best, but these eight ways to wrap presents has me excited. Found from A Burst of Beautiful . These are super cute and simple! With just a bit of effort, you can make your guests They almost look like candy canes and it’s a super creative way to dress up a package.

8 beautiful and creative ways to wrap your Christmas presents © Westend61 / Getty 8 beautiful and creative ways to wrap your Christmas presents When it comes to sharing presents at Christmas, it's not just about the actual gift itself but how the gift is wrapped.

Making sure your present is beautifully wrapped is a wonderful way to show you care, but also shows off your creative side.

Notonthehighstreet.com has carried out research and found that 8 per cent of us have tried to make a gift appear more thoughtful than it really is with its wrapping, while 8 per cent also judge a gift by how well it's presented.

So take the time to put that extra bit of effort in and wow your loved ones with your beautifully wrapped gifts. To help you out, notonthehighstreet.com has asked its small creative business partners to share their expert advice on how to add some unexpected finishing touches to gifts this Christmas...

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8 beautiful and creative ways to wrap your Christmas presents . According to a selection of creative businesses from notonthehighstreet.com… By Katie Avis-Riordan.

Thursday, December 22, 2011. 8 Fun Ways To Wrap A Present . Get Ready to be: The GURU Of GIFT WRAP . The Picasso Of Present Decoration. You inspire me in so many ways with your kindness, Thoughtfulness, and creativity . Thanks for the smile! :) Have a beautiful Christmas !

1. Match the occasion

'Try adding Christmas decorations onto standard wrapping paper. By adding a bauble, you're not only making the gift look incredible but it's also a bonus gift on top of what's hidden under the wrapping.' – @the_crafty_traveller, The Crafty Traveller

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2. Let it grow

'Attaching a personalised seed packet to the packaging means that by the time spring arrives it feels like the gift that keeps on giving as their planted flowers bloom.' - @ovobloom, Ovo bloom

3. Surprise them with edible wrapping

'Food is such a big part of Christmas, why not bring it into the gift wrapping process? Attach a bag of home-made treats for a personal touch - you can include everything from cookies to truffles dependent on your culinary expertise.' - @plantngrow, Plant 'n' Grow

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Spice up your Christmas presents with these creative Christmas gift wrapping ideas. Note: Gift wrapping with a beautiful textured wallpaper tied with elegant lace fabric and finished with a clip-on flower. This is an easy way to keep gift wrapping classy this holiday season.

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4. Use the right equipment

'Whatever wrapping approach you take, a glue gun is nearly always going to be your best friend. Remove the messy process of tape and scissors while making the gift look tidier and more attractive.' - @bloomtownuk, Bloomtown

5. Celebrate the classics

'Some of us aren't naturally creative so by sticking to brown paper, string and even a wax seal, you can create a traditional yet beautiful result.' – @serious_stamp, The Serious Stamp Company

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6. Make it personal

'Don't be afraid to add your own touch to wrapping. Use hand lettering to add the recipient's name or write clues to the gifts inside. By repeating words in a pattern, it looks super special and luxurious without breaking the bank. Start off with metallic paints on dark paper and you can even get experimental by adding little reindeer hoof prints using a sponge print.' - @bettyetiquette, Betty Etiquette

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In this DIY present wrapping tutorial I show 8 creative gift wrapping styles and techniques on how to wrap a gift ! These present wrapping ideas are perfect for birthday or Christmas and will surely impress I show how to wrap a present creatively , professionally and perfectly step by step at home!

These are more fun, creative ways to wrap your presents , and they're FREE. If you are planning to do that, Martha Stewart has some great ideas. You can also hang on the Christmas tree. They are so beautiful and charming.

7. Utilise the decorations

'Try cutting a small branch from your Christmas tree and cutting it into a 'mini Christmas tree' stuck to the front of handmade gift tags with hand-painted baubles.' – @erinroseillustration, Homemade House

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8. Get the kids involved

'If you have children, ask them to make their own tags for relatives and friends' gifts. As well as adding a personal, charming touch, you'll keep the kids occupied with a fun, festive activity.' - @silversixpenceinhershoe, Silver Sixpence in her Shoe

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