So, reused materials. I've found some great ways to wrap of those gifts in style to make them the prettiest and most eco-friendly presents under your tree.
|Wrap it with fabric! Perfect for smaller gifts, especially jewelry boxes. Remember, fabric can also come from old tee-shirts or sweaters.|
|A doubly-useful gift? Use a scarf!|
|Maps! They're colorful and fun. Try comics and newspaper too!|
And make your own bows! If you have leftover wrapping paper or even just old magazines, you can create these beautiful bows very easily!
Here's a tutorial on how to make these super cute spiky bows
And one on how to make the "standard" bow
If you must use wrapping paper, please make sure it's recycled. Here's some tips on wrapping paper from Earth 911.