There's something about this time of year, with Christmas beginning to loom on the horizon, that gets me all excited about pretty parcels and making that perfect gift even more perfect with a bit of imaginative wrapping and fancy ribbon.
I'm working on lots of fun new gift-wrapping projects for my own Christmas gifts this year and I'm hoping to share them with you all soon... but in the meantime, here's a quick round-up of my gift wrap projects from last year. Click on the links to find full instructions & more pics.
Pretty paper doilies:
Fake parcels featuring vintage stamps, and cute postage stamp tags:
Brown paper given a touch of luxury with foil cake ribbon:
Faux bois parcels topped with paper oak leaves:
Fun with fonts:
Fancy textured wallpaper:
Sweet and simple paper snowflakes - this would be a great way to get your kids involved in wrapping presents for your family:
Plus - perhaps my favourite project - fun and funky pompoms: