gift wrap inspiration: 10 ways to pretty your presents

Last weekend I had the great opportunity to work with Tiny Prints on a little gift-wrap party at my house. I will be sharing the event and all of the details this week, along with some great gift wrap ideas courtesy of a few fabulous and talented contributors. To kick off this week of wrap, I thought I’d share some ideas to get you inspired.


Check it out some of these fun ways to pretty your presents!

fabric scrap wrap

Use scrap fabrics around plain paper for a fun ribbon substitute. (via C.R.A.F.T.)

lowes gift wrap

Make a trip to the hardware store for some clever gift trim. (via Lowes)

paper embelished gift wrap

I love all of these ways to add paper embellishments to gifts! (via Damask Love)

white wrapping ideas

Don’t be afraid to be elaborate…or monochromatic.  These would be perfect for your White Christmas. (via Style Me Pretty)

washi wrap

I love washi tape and love the way these gifts turned out…so many possibilities! (via The Sweetest Occasion)

rustic gift wrap

Plain kraft paper doesn’t look so plain anymore when decorated with some adhesive card stock. (via I Dig Pinterest)

Let’s not forget the impact of some flashy gift tags…

chalkboard gift tags

Tags, wrapping paper, and sign printable via The Creativity Exchange

printable gift tag

Printable gift tags via Elegance & Enchantment

coaster tags

Monogram coaster and ornament printables via Tatertots & Jello

Lastly, check out all of the ways you can tie a bow…

handmade bows

there are 25 of them on A Subtle Revelry.

Aren’t all of these beautiful?  I hope you found some inspiration for your own gifts.  Stay tuned this week for more gift wrap fun!


5 thoughts on “gift wrap inspiration: 10 ways to pretty your presents

  1. Pingback: gift wrap inspiration: 10 ways to pretty your presents | craftykittycat

  2. Some of these are seriously gorgeous! Personally, I can’t imagine doing this for a holiday as big as Christmas, but I can definitely see myself doing it for birthday and such!

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