Gift wrap is one of the most wasteful parts of the holiday season that I have almost entirely given up. Here’s how I skip spending money on gift wrap that looks cute and then is promptly thrown away. I use brown grocery bags and tie by packages with thrift store yarn and label with a […]
When wrapping gifts I love to think outside the norm. Let me share some of my ideas with you. They surely aren’t original to me and I am sure you will be able to add your own ideas after you get started with these easy alternative gift wrap ideas. Books Sewing and craft themed gifts […]
Christmas is almost here! Are you ready? Did you get all your shopping done? Get all the goodies made? All the presents wrapped? Check out this round-up of Christmas posts to help you with your last minute Christmas Preparations!
Fabric wrapped gifts and parcels have been used around the world for centuries. Remember the hobo with the handkerchief on a stick to carry his worldly goods? The Japanese have mastered the art of folding fabric to make beautiful parcels and gift wraps. Think of it as origami with cloth instead of paper. Furoshiki is […]