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  • Overview
  • How to Wrap a Present
  • How to Tie a Bow
  • Our Best Gift Containers
  • Gift Toppers
  • Cards and Tags

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Christmas Gift Wrap

This Christmas, make the presents you place under the tree as beautiful as the rest of your holiday decor. First, follow our tips for wrapping a present and tying the perfect bow. Then get inspired by our best ideas for gift containers, tags, and toppers. Remember, pretty gift wrap doesn’t have to be complicated -- just pick one of our printable clip-art tags or cards. No matter which project you choose (tinsel star? festive Christmas cracker?) these packaging ideas are sure to bring as much joy as the gifts they contain.

This Christmas, make the presents you place under the tree as beautiful as the rest of your holiday decor. First, follow our tips for wrapping a present and tying the perfect bow. Then get inspired by our best ideas for gift containers, tags, and toppers. Remember, pretty gift wrap doesn’t have to be complicated -- just pick one of our printable clip-art tags or cards. No matter which project you choose (tinsel star? festive Christmas cracker?) these packaging...

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The simple act of wrapping gifts takes on a ritual grace at holiday time. With each crease of the paper and knot of the ribbon, you are creating a tiny drama that will be played out when the package is opened. The ideas shown here are designed to be something of a tease: Colored tissue peeks through sheer white vellum; cutouts reveal hidden textures beneath. You can use specialty papers such as colored tissue, glassine, and waxed paper, but even ordinary materials become beautiful when used in an unexpected way.