FESTIVE GIFT WRAPPING IDEAS

dsc07942real-header_2Hey ! 2017 is here !

HAPPY NEW YEAR !! 🙂

Start of a new year is a time to renew and get back on track.Every year at the start of January our preparations will be no different.

Countless wish lists , new diet plans , fresh expectations , moreover its time to write a fresh list of new year’s resolution.We are all set with ours,to experiment with our banana time and to cook up some crazy stuff !!No matter how picky you get in choosing your resolutions , its even harder to stick to it.So with that in mind,We will put all our efforts in getting this done.

Its time to send blessings and gifts to all your near ones who made this year even more beautiful .So to put a smile on their face an extra effort is all it takes to make a personalized gift box . Hope our Festive Gift Wrapper Collection can make them more personalized !!

 

1.SKY FULL OF STARS WRAPPER

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Things you need !

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Black wrapping paper,Burlap string,glitter pen .

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♦Draw stars on the wrapping paper using glitter pen( get creative with the patterns you want on your wrapper).

♦Cover your gift box with wrapper and tie it with burlap string.

2.POTPOURRI INSPIRED WRAPPER

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Things you need !

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Brown Paper , dried leaves , pine cone , dried orange slice and strings .

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♦Wrap your gift with brown paper .

♦Tie it with string , use multiple strands to get the look and complete it by sticking dried orange slice , pine cone and dried leaves.You may also use tags to write your messages.

3.MUSICAL NOTATION WRAPPER

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Things you need !

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Brown paper , glue ,dried leaves and musical notation printable sheets.

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♦Wrap your gift with brown paper.

♦Cut out a rectangular strip from musical notation printable sheet and then stick it vertically on the side as shown in the above picture.

♦Stick the dried leaf to add the festive look.

4.EASY TO DO GLITTER TAPE WRAPPER

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Things you need !

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Old notebook page,Star-shaped sequence ( You can switch color according to your choice) and cello-tape.

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♦Lay the cello-tape on a clean platform with sticky surface on top.

♦Sprinkle the sequence evenly on  the tape and press it slightly so that it will stick properly on to the tape.Ta da !! Your glitter tape is ready 🙂

♦Wrap your gift with old note book page and now you can use the glitter tape to decorate your wrapper.

5.PAINT SPLASH WRAPPER

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Things you need !

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Brown paper,paint (SHADE- White from Fevicryl soft acrylic colours range ) ,black paper,old toothbrush , red ribbon and glitter pen.

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♦Spread brown paper on a clean surface , splatter white paint on to the wrapper uniformly using a toothbrush (You can use any tool , we have used a toothbrush for our convenience).

♦Let it dry for sometime.Once dried , you can use it to wrap your gift . Tie it with a red ribbon to make your wrapper stand out.You may also use tags to write your messages.

Thanks for dropping in ! 🙂 Hope you find it worthy to try out and let us know how it turned out.

 

 

CHRISTMAS MUST-HAVE COLLECTION

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Ho! Merry Christmas !

Whew ! Go winter ! Its simply best season of the year and the Christmas spirit is a bonus.Picking best presents,cooking massive feast,late night shopping,family gatherings,decorating your tree and house,hanging stars and what not…..Its just a flurry of activity .Amid the busy schedule , we are pretty happy that you made it to our blog .

For our very first post , to make your job easier we are here with some of the prettiest and easiest decor for the season.

Christmas is never complete without  that pretty tall tree, the tales of ornament hunts begins from long way back .Let go of all the worries !! Perhaps , this season we could help you out with our DIY Christmas ornament collection.

1.WOOLEN HAT ORNAMENThc

Let’s start! Get ready with all tools and supplies.

Things you need!

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Yarn ball ( any color ),pair of scissors,cardboard piece,pencil,ruler and glue .

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♦Cut out a 7 x 2 cm rectangle strip from the cardboard piece.

♦Roll it to form a circle of  approximate radius 1 cm and glue the ends.

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♦Take your yarn ball,using a ruler measure off 28 cm long parts.We are using red and white yarn ball , you can use any color of your choice but make sure that the yarn is not thick and fluffy.

♦Fold the piece of yarn into half as shown in the picture.

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♦Insert yarn into circular strip,keep the ends and a loop on the other sides of the strip.Reeve the ends of yarn into a loop and pull the tight to make a knot on the strip.

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♦This is how your hat should look like after weaving.Now you are done with the most time consuming part .

 

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♦Divide the ends into two equal parts and reeve them to the other side of strip.Pull the yarn and insert it evenly into the strip. Detangle the pulled out yarn with the help of a fork.

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♦Take a piece of yarn and tie it around the thread.With scissors trim the end to get a pompom look.And your Christmas hat ornament is complete !!!

2.POPSICLE STICK SNOWFLAKE ORNAMENT

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Popsicle stick,glitter(its better to use blue to get the complete look), ribbon(blue), paint(SHADE-Pearl White from Faber-Castell Ready to use acrylic colours range) ,  paint brush,glue.

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♦Paint the popsicle stick .Arrange them radially as shown in the picture and glue them together at its center to get your snowflake pattern.

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♦Take a piece of ribbon , stick both the ends  and glue it to the snowflake pattern as shown in the above figure.

♦Apply some glue evenly on the snowflake and sprinkle glitter to finish it off.

3.BURLAP REINDEER ORNAMENT

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Things you need !

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Burlap Fabric,Paint(SHADE-Burnt Sienna from Faber-Castell Ready to use acrylic colours range),Paint Brush , Pompom balls, Doll eyes,glue,popsicle stick and a pair of scissors.

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♦Cut out a triangular shape from the burlap fabric.

♦Paint the popsicle stick and cut it to get the ears of the reindeer .

♦Stick the eyes,popsicle ears and the pompom ball will make the reindeer’s nose.

♦We have used a string to hang it ,you can use any alternative for it .Be creative !!

4.SANTA’s SLED ORNAMENT

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Things you need!

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Popsicle stick,Paint(SHADE- Crimson(204) from Fevicryl soft acrylic colours range ),Paint Brush, glue and a pair of scissors.

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♦Paint the popsicle stick and let it dry .

♦Trim the curved edges of the popsicle stick to get 3 long pieces as shown in the above picture and also cut a smaller rectangular piece  of length 3.5 cm .

♦Arrange the pieces in the shape of a sled and glue it.Hang it with the help of a string.

5.RECYCLED GIFT BOX ORNAMENT.

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Things you need!

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Newspaper,match stick box,glue,red ribbon and string.

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♦Wrap the match box with the newspaper and tie it with ribbon and hang it with help of a string.

Thanks for stopping by.Do try this out and give us the feedback.And once again we wish you a merry Christmas !! 🙂