Add a personal touch to Christmas gifts for friends and family with our simple Christmas gift-wrapping ideas. Start with our quick and clever ways to jazz up a Christmas gift, from turning family photos into gift wrap to adorning a wrapped gift with sweet candy pieces. If you're running low on time, try our last-minute Christmas gift-wrapping ideas -- we show you how to repurpose Mason jars, take-out boxes, and more as fun and creative gift containers. You can make a gift extra personal with our easy Christmas gift tags that come together in minutes with materials such as kraft paper, holiday cutouts, stamps, rhinestones, and ribbon. If you're giving someone a gift card for Christmas, dress it up in one of our homemade holders -- gift-card holders can be made from things you might not expect, from leftover pieces of scrapbook paper to petite mittens and recycled mint tins. Dress up a wrapped Christmas gift with our ideas for handmade bows -- we give you tips for making beautiful bows so you can get the sophisticated look of department store gift wrap.
Make this year's gifts stand out. Add personalized gift toppers and tags to gifts for your friends and family. Create a homemade gift tag, or use our free gift-tag downloads to make Christmas gifts look extra special.
Want to give your Christmas gifts perfect presentation but don't have much gift-wrapping expertise? Follow our easy, step-by-step instructions on how to wrap a Christmas gift, then download and print our free wrapping-paper patterns below!
Red buttons serve as ornaments and a star-shape button becomes the shining topper. A loop attached to the top of the tree wraps over the star button to secure the front cover. When unlooped, the tree pulls downward to reveal the pocket that stows the gift card.
Rickrack transforms this festive red-and-white card holder into a pocketbook-like tree ornament. Hang it on a bough so it -- and its contents -- will stay clear of the floor-level frenzy on Christmas Eve.
This Christmas, add a personal touch to your gifts with hand-stamped wrapping paper. We'll show you how to make DIY wrapping paper. It all starts with a hand-cut stamp. Plus, get our best tips for wrapping perfect presents.