This portable pail is a cinch to make: Wrap a garden bucket caddy around a five-gallon paint bucket and attach with Velcro fasteners. Hang ribbon spools across a tension rod, and place rod across bucket, parallel to handle. Fill with wrapping papers and apron pockets with supplies.
What you need: Plastic paint bucket, 5-gallon, $7; janovic.com. Garden bucket caddy, $15; fiskars.com. Telescoping tension rod, 8 to 11 inches, $15 for 2; blindsaveratx.com. Wrapping paper, from $4; containerstore.com.
On "The Martha Stewart Show," Martha used a Leaktite paint bucket and Husky Bucket Jockey from The Home Depot.