5 DIY Gift Wrap Ideas That Just Might Outshine the Gift

These DIY gift-wrap ideas are perfect for any occasion and are so creative they'll have your friends dying to know what's inside! Forget the generic gift bag and try one of these ideas for your next celebration.

1. Honeycomb Gift Toppers

Paper honeycombs aren't just party decorations. These minis are perfect to add a bit of whimsy to your gifts. Melanie Blodgett, blogger at You Are My Fav, shares how to transform this iconic party decor into adorable gift toppers.

2. Wallpaper-Wrapped Presents

Off the wall and onto your gifts! This textured wallpaper-wrapped present from East Coast Creative adds instant elegance! Pick up a roll of textured wallpaper at your local home improvement store to get this classy look.

3. DIY Watercolor Gift Wrap

This DIY gift wrap is one where you might want to involve the kids. Pull out some brushes and watercolor paint to create your own custom wrapping paper. You don't need to be Picasso; get the details and tips from Minted's blog Julep.

4. Mop (Yes, We Said Mop) Tassels

Run, don't walk, to the store to buy yourself a clean mop! These DIY tassel rings take any gift to the next level. Just snip off a few lengths of mop cording, knot it onto a gold ring from the hardware store, and you've got yourself the perfect, on-trend present accessory! Get the details on East Coast Creative Blog.

5. Photo Gift Tags

We all snap smartphone pics of sunsets, what we're eating, and just about everything else, so why not turn those everyday moments into a creative way to decorate your gifts? Artifact Uprising puts those photos to good use and shares tips on how to create styled photo gift tags and toppers.

More Gift Wrap Ideas to Try

Inexpensive crepe paper does the decorative heavy lifting in these cute gift packages. Here's how to get the look.


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