Fun wrapping ideas with May Arts

Okay, I have to admit that I am not finished Christmas shopping yet, but it’s never to early to think about wrapping ideas, right?

Gift Wrap

Today, we are looking forward to those last few minutes before Christmas when I will be madly wrapping goodies for under the tree! 😉 I know you will be done long before I will be!

 

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For my wrapping idea, I decided to team up some of the beautiful black ribbons available at May Arts with some krafty paper for wrapping, some chalkboard paper for a tag, and some fun metallic stars to create a wreath.  The best part is that the tags are reusable – simply wipe clean and use them again.  Switch the little coloured bow out and you could use them for birthday presents or other occasions too!

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To create the wreath, I simply cut out a circle (no fancy cutting machines needed – just trace a circe and cut – mine is about 2″ in diameter), and then layer your stars.  I used hot glue to adhere each, but glue dots would work well too!

Ribbons used:

So, there you have it!  A simple wrapping idea for all you kraft paper lovers!  Make sure you check out what all of the ladies have for you in terms of inspiration if you haven’t already!

And make sure to leave some comments along the way because the Ribbon Lady is giving away 2 prize packs of 1 roll of Xmas ribbon (including the new releases) and 1 artful accent. It’s well worth the time to leave some love!  Oh, and make sure you go and check out May Arts new online retail store – the Ribbon Resource (although you might want to wait until after the Christmas bills are paid 😉

Thanks for stopping by!

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9 thoughts on “Fun wrapping ideas with May Arts

  1. What a sweet idea, making that wreath out of the star ribbon. With the kraft paper and the black ribbons it looks great. Thanks for sharing.

  2. GORGEOUS gift wrapping Karen!!!
    LOVE your star wreaths with the pretty (& clever) chalkboard in the middle, LOVE your netting layered with the grosgrain and the polka dot bows – you have made plain old Kraft paper look SO ELEGANT and made it sound easy enough for me to do too!!!
    THANK YOU sharing 🙂

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