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Gift Wrapping

How To Fake A Christmas Tree That May Be Cuter Than The Real Thing

Brit + Co | Posted 12.14.2015 | HuffPost Home
Brit + Co

We all wish we could have real trees to make our houses smell and feel like Christmas, but for many of us, either our apartment isn't big enough or we will be traveling most of the month and can't maintain the upkeep. Here's a solution.

Put Your Own Face On Gift Wrap, Treat EVERYONE On Your List

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 12.08.2015 | HuffPost Home

You know how people say "your presence is a present?" Now it really is: Gift wrap with your face on it helps you bless others in the mo...

How to Wrap an Odd-Shaped Gift

Amy E. Goodman | Posted 03.23.2015 | Style
Amy E. Goodman

Beautiful gift-wrapping is kinda like fashion's first impression: a well-dressed box gets noticed, while a funky-monkey number can be shortchanged no matter how cool the contents.

DIY Holiday Gift Bag

Domino | Posted 02.10.2015 | HuffPost Home

Gather your foliage into small bundles, starting with the larger pieces on the bottom and layering the smaller ones on top. Pinch the stems together and secure the bundle with floral wire. To assemble the bags, wrap the jute twine around the opening of the bag.

Here Are 11 Hacks In Case You're SO OVER Regular Gift Wrap

Hometalk | Posted 02.14.2015 | HuffPost Home

If your gift wrapping is golden-retriever-puppy cute, who cares what's inside?! Here are 11 DIY gift wrap ideas proven to please even the grinchiest person on your list. No matter your gift, these awesome ideas will ensure that it is dressed to impress!

How To Wrap A Present In 12 Seconds -- Seriously.

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 12.14.2014 | HuffPost Home

It's ironic that the first thing we notice about a present (besides its size, of course) is usually the last thing to get our attention during the fre...

How to Organize a Wrapping Station

Domino | Posted 01.28.2015 | HuffPost Home

Los Angeles-based lifestyle expert Sally Horchow learned the art of wrapping at her mother's wrap desk at age 5, wrote thank-you notes before she could tie her own shoes, and worked in packing and shipping at the Horchow Collection (the mail-order company founded by her father) soon thereafter.

The Unexpected Thing You Can Now Buy At IKEA

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 09.15.2014 | HuffPost Home

If you visit us here at HuffPost Home even on occasion, you know we hold two things in high regard: Our (unapologetic) love for IKEA -- because, well,...

10 Christmas Gift Wrapping Ideas That Only Overachievers Would Do

Posted 12.24.2013 | HuffPost Home

For the wrapping-challenged, the grid on the back of most wrapping paper was one of the best innovations ever. (Along with heavy-duty tape.) But if yo...

WATCH: How To Wrap An Oddly-Shaped Gift

Posted 12.23.2013 | HuffPost Home

We've all been there. Trying to disguise that golf club/stuffed animal/non-rectangular thingamajig. Not an easy feat, we know. That's when it's tim...

10 Creative Gift Wrapping Ideas

Catie Parrish | Posted 02.15.2014 | HuffPost Home
Catie Parrish

This year, set aside the generic holiday wrapping paper, and give your gifts the star treatment with DIY wrapping techniques.

How to Wrap Presents When You Can't Find Any Tape

Anna Sandler | Posted 02.10.2014 | HuffPost Home
Anna Sandler

With the holiday season upon us, more likely than not you have some presents to wrap. And, if you're like me, you can never find the tape when you need some to wrap a present.

The Perfect Way To Wrap A Music-Lover's Present

The Huffington Post | HuffPost Home Staff | Posted 12.25.2012 | HuffPost Home

Did you run of out of wrapping paper? Try this.

Santa -- And The End Of Innocence

Tom Cramer | Posted 02.21.2013 | Fifty
Tom Cramer

Time stood still. The whole room was shocked, especially Santa, and he quickly made his exit. I heard my Dad talking to him outside before coming back in to deal with me. It was his best friend, a man who had always been wonderful to me. It was the end of innocence, and I was ashamed.

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Buy Wrapping Paper

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.23.2012 | HuffPost Home

We won’t waste our money anymore.

What Type Of Gift Wrapper Are You?

Janie Emaus | Posted 02.18.2013 | Fifty
Janie Emaus

The older I get, the more I dislike gift wrapping. Not that I ever really liked it in the first place. I'd just as soon put the presents I've bought in paper bags. But all that brown isn't very festive and I don't think my family would be too happy with what resembles bags of groceries for them to open.

PHOTOS: 10 Awesomely Creative Gift Wrap Ideas

Tina Ramchandani | Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Home
Tina Ramchandani

When a gift arrives in a beautifully hand-wrapped package it's a bit more special.

Holiday Gift Bags vs. Wrapping Paper

Courtney Cachet | Posted 02.02.2013 | HuffPost Home
Courtney Cachet

Everyone has their holiday pet peeves.

Turn A Map...Into Tape?

The Huffington Post | Nicole Guzzardi | Posted 10.08.2012 | HuffPost Home

Send packages and gifts with character using this Craft Of The Day. We love this vintage map tape by Ruby Murrays Musings because it's sure to make ou...

Frugal Gift-Wrapping Secrets From The Pros | Posted 12.21.2011 | Fifty

Ever notice that it seems to cost nearly as much to wrap a holiday gift as it does to buy it? A roll of nice wrapping -- not the cheap kind that ri...

6 Tips to Stay Organized This Holiday Season

Mia Redrick | Posted 02.19.2012 | Parents
Mia Redrick

Staying organized during the holiday season is something that we all need and want, but forget to consider while shopping for presents, cooking, entertaining, wrapping gifts and decorating.

How To Wrap A Present

The Post and Courier | Posted 12.16.2011 | Women

Need a system for wrapping rectangular boxes? Here's one of the best: simple, beautiful, even kind of eco. You'll save paper and ribbon with these ...