Christmas Crafts, Handmade Holiday Cards & Gifts

Recycled Gift Wrap

Part of the fun of receiving an imaginatively wrapped gift is guessing what might be underneath the wrapping. Follow our steps to create a wrapped gift using repurposed materials for a look that is beautiful but easier on the environment.

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Step 4

Fold down the flaps so they overlap. Wrap string over the flaps to hold them in place. Turn the box over and secure the string with a bow. Add an colorful organic element for a decorative touch.

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Excerpted from A Greener Christmas

© Dorling Kindersley Limited 2008

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