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Make Your Own Sensational Stripes Gift Wrap

Red polka dots and candy cane stripes finish a package in style. Top with a purchased holly-trimmed frame to share a festive "ho, ho, ho" greeting.

What You Need

  • Tall square box with lid
  • Striped and polka-dot scrapbooking paper
  • Wide green ribbon
  • Glue gun and hotmelt adhesive
  • Mini frame
  • Holly berry trim

How to Make It

  1. Wrap base of box in striped paper and lid of box in polka-dot paper.
  2. Wrap ribbon around box vertically; hot-glue in place.
  3. Wrap a piece of ribbon around a loop of ribbon to make a bow and glue to the lid.
  4. Hot-glue holly berry trim to the corner of the frame, then glue the frame to the gift.

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