15 Creative New Ways to Wrap Your Holiday Gifts This Year

Beth Stebner
15 Creative New Ways to Wrap Your Holiday Gifts This Year
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Sure, we love a good graphic gift wrap as much as the next girl, but sometimes the paper alone just doesn’t cut it.

There’s still the matter of bows and ribbons, and—if you’re going all out—additional trimmings, not to mention the gift tag. In short: If you want to win the holidays, you’re going to need to step up your game in the presentation department.

We’ve rounded up some of the loveliest, most creative ways to wrap your holiday presents this year—because, after all, it’s the thought behind the gift that really counts.

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If you've got the gift of DIY, take a stab at this hand-painted paper.

Photo: Oh Happy Day

Giftwrap you can download and print? Yes, please.

Photo: Proper

Gold on gold on gold.

Photo: CoCorrina

DIY Hand-Sewn Craft Paper Pouch

Photo: The Merry Thought

Add some frills to the usual butcher paper getup.

Photo: Bog & Ide

Who ever said you can't have fun with neutrals and metallics? Not us.

Photo: Boxwood Clippings

One part woodsy, all parts unique.

Photo: Rue Rococo

DIY Washi Tape Gift Wrapping

Photo: Almost Makes Perfect

If you're giving multiple gifts (lucky friend!), keep the wrapping in the same color family.

Photo: Bo Bedre

What did we do in our lives without printable gift tags?

Photo: The Lovely Drawer

Put a twist on a brown paper package tied up with string.

Photo: Stylelogistics

Twine, buttons, and white boxes. Perfect.

Photo: Bo Bedre

Even if you didn't ship it halfway across the globe, make a play on parcel post with this cute DIY.

Photo: LMNOP

Working lights add some shine to your gift.

Photo: Brooklyn Limestone

A little dose of plaid is always a good thing.

Photo: The Décor Fix

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