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Lets step the gift giving up a notch without emptying your wallet to do so…..Try these awesome tips and tricks to give your gifts a pop.

Potato-Chip Bag Gift Wrap

Give a new life to empty potato-chip bags by dressing up your gifts in them. Cut open a potato-chip bag along its seam to reveal the shiny white or silver inside of the bag. Flatten the bag,wash it with soap and water, and air dry. Then wrap your present and adorn it with ribbons and homemade cards.

The Crafting Chicks’ Newspaper Gift Wrapper

This is simple and well executed. Wrapped presents in newspaper, bakers twine, and monogrammed tags. Pretty easy, environmentally-friendly, and super cute.

Kleenex Boxs with a decorative twist

Take a few empty kleenex boxs, some dollar store flowers,buttons, tissue paper, peppermints add a little ribbon and display your new decoration that you repurposed!

Do not buy another gift card box again

 Try this cute little idea, Get small white paper bags (craft store) a little bit of ribbon or twine and candycane or use a colorful candycane for a fun kids gift.


  1. Old holiday card
  2. Scissors
  3. Craft foam
  4. Toothpick
  5. Tape or glue dots


Cut the shape shown from a card (or download our template ). Place the card on a soft surface, such as a piece of craft foam, and use a toothpick to score fold lines as shown. Fold the envelope, then place the card inside and seal the edges with tape or glue dots.