Christmas and Holiday Decorating Ideas

How to Make Christmas Gift Box Mantel Decor

Looking for a fun and festive way to spruce up your fireplace mantel this Christmas? An assortment of fabric-wrapped gift boxes will definitely do the trick!

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Materials Needed:

  • a variety of empty food boxes (i.e. cereal boxes, instant potato boxes, cracker boxes)
  • scissors
  • double-sided tape
  • 1 roll of white wrapping paper
  • fabric glue
  • 3 yards of 3 different kinds of fabric (they should all coordinate with one another)
  • decorative ribbon (fabric, satin or twine)
  • 3-5 clip-on hair flowers

Wrap Boxes

Wrap box with white wrapping paper to cover up the design on the packaging.

Cut Fabric

Cut out a piece of fabric large enough to wrap the box again.

Tape Fabric

Use a few pieces of double-sided tape to hold the fabric to the box.

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