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This Isn't Just For Wrapping Gifts

Chris Barnes | Posted 03.06.2013 | HuffPost Home
Chris Barnes

We bet you haven't thought of these before.

Holiday Gift Wrap That Makes the Most of Your Trash?

Kathryn McCullough | Posted 02.17.2013 | HuffPost Home
Kathryn McCullough

Whatever you do, don't spend big bucks on gift wrapping over the holidays. I promise that you don't need to. In fact, you can have more fun and make a more lasting impression on friends and family by creating packaging from trash.

Wrapping It Up This Christmas

Maia James | Posted 02.16.2013 | Green
Maia James

We have come to think that watching a child savagely shred the paper from the package is part of the fun. But if we consider the paper to be foreplay for the gift itself, what better way to extend the excitement than to open packages slowly and with care?

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.

How Do I Recycle Gift Wrapping And Holiday Cards?

Posted 12.27.2011 | Green

From Earth911's Alexis Petru: With the holidays winding down, you may soon be tossing cards and wrapping paper in the recycling bin and unrecyclabl...

That’s A Wrap! 3 DIY Party Decorations Made From Wrapping Paper Scraps

Anna Reilly | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Anna Reilly

Unwrapping a pair of pajamas from Mom, candlesticks from Gram, and a tweed capelet from your bestie has left you swimming in a pool of pretty paper! Rather than tossing it in the trash, set them aside, so you can try these easy and eco-friendly holiday décor DIYs! 



Frugal Gift-Wrapping Secrets From The Pros

www.bankrate.com | 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...

It's a Wrap: 5 Green Gift Wrapping Ideas

Stacie Krajchir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Stacie Krajchir

Even if you're not necessarily a top-notch gifter, this holiday you can make even the smallest packages look smashing while also honoring Mother Nature. Here are a few eco-friendly ideas.

Spread Joy, Not Trash: Greener Holiday Wrapping Options

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Maria Rodale

By guest blogger Anna Hackman. Anna is a sustainable consultant, helping businesses to green their profits, and holds a LEED (Leadership in Environmen...

Re-Gift Without Fear

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

To re-gift or not to re-gift? If you feel that re-gifting is cheap, think again. Being thrifty is being smart. In this economy, re-gifting makes great...

Multitasking Gift Wrap Benefits Many This Holiday Season

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

There's nothing more annoying than watching someone open a holiday present really slowly to avoid ruining the paper its wrapped in. That's one reason ...