Last minute make wrapping paper idea

This is the 4th year in a row that I am wrapping my Christmas gifts in plain packing paper and make it look nice by using things I can find in my (massive) crafting drawer. Whilst I had silver paper last year and white paper the year before I went back to the roots this…

DIY Gift Wrap

Recently we were invited to a 60th Birthday and I was looking for a simple way to make the plain brown paper I found in my crafting-drawer look a bit nicer. The birthday present was for my father-in-law so it didn’t have to be as colorful as I would have wanted it to be for…

It’s Christmas Time – It’s gift wrapping time!

This is already the third Christmas that I am writing this blog – and it is the third time I am showing you how I wrap my Christmas presents. Although it is a chore to many people, I love wrapping gifts and for Birthdays etc. where you only wrap one gift I love picking out…

Simple but I like it – my gift wrapping for Christmas

The majority of people I know don’t particularly enjoy wrapping Christmas gifts. It seems to add to the usually full “to do” lists that pile up before Christmas and often I get the impression that it is more a chore than joy. For me wrapping gifts is relaxing. I look forward to it and already…