Add a pro touch to your gift-wrapping this Christmas and save time and money with these simple ideas

 

1. Run your finger and thumb along each edge of a square package nice sharp corners

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2. Prevent wrapping paper unravelling with kitchen roll tubes

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3. Use wrapping paper scraps to make gift bows

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4. Use brown paper bags or parcel wrap to create a crafty look with your Christmas wrapping

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5. Create your own unique wrapping paper design with parcel wrap and a silver pen

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6. Upcycled kitchen rolls make great gift boxes for jewellery and other small items

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7. Recycle last year’s Christmas cards and make colourful gift tags

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Sainsbury’s time-saver: Gold reindeer gift tags

 

8. Colourful fairy cake cases can be fashioned into a pretty paper flower

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9. Photocopy song sheets from the Internet and tie with string

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10. Try your hand at typography with song sheets and map pages

 

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