15 Gorgeous Ways to Wrap Your Gifts This Week

Warning: the packaging may be prettier than the actual gift.


By Hometalk Highlights

Color your own fun holiday wrapping paper

Handwrite Christmas greetings, make a pattern, or doodle festive pictures.

Sew your own dreamy drawstring gift bags

Use satin fabric and a pretty ribbon for a festive look.

Stencil your own gift wrap for unique, handmade charm

I love the contrast of bright, fun colors on neutral craft paper.


Turn any white box into a super celebratory gift box with Cricut

Top ‘em off with fun felt balls for extra color and texture.


Upcycle empty Pringle cans into colorful gift containers

Perfect for homemade cookies, festive candy, snuggly socks, or any other little gifts you’re giving this season.


Customize your own wrapping paper with Christmas stamps

Embellish your gifts with seasonal greenery and baker’s twine.


Go boho with whimsical gift wrapping that uses up your craft scraps

Mix leather string, lace, silk flowers, and feathers for interesting texture.


Save money and time with these gift wrapping tips and tricks

Pro tip: buy next year’s materials the day after Christmas.

Turn plain ol’ craft paper into beautiful DIY gift wrap

Decorate with homemade stamps or just go free-hand with a Sharpie!


Stencil brown kraft paper into gorgeous gift wrapping

Go wild with glitter and ribbons for an extra beautiful tree.


Make your own custom gift bags out of paper

Use a little cardboard box to get your shape.