Done With Store-Bought Paper? Try These Fun DIY Gift Wrap Ideas

Dress up the holidays with cute, modern and super simple gift wrap. Here's a ton of DIY inspiration

Edible Gift Box

Edible Gift Box

lemonandlavender.com

Who can resist a fresh batch of your handmade fudge, cookies or macarons when they come this prettily packaged?

Get the how-to at Lemon and Lavender.

Cupcake Liner Gift Topper

Cupcake Liner Gift Topper

cfabbridesigns.com

Skip the wrapping paper and make any gift look fancy shmancy in minutes. Ten colorful cupcake liners, a stapler and a pair of scissors are all you need to make this simple gift topper.

Get the how-to at Family Chic.

Furoshiki Fabric Wrap

Furoshiki Fabric Wrap

chewingthecud.com

Get knotty this Christmas with Furoshiki, the Japanese technique of wrapping gifts with fabric. For those of us with two left thumbs, try this easy box wrap with a side bow.

Get the how-to at Chewing the Cud.

Map Wrap

Map Wrap

brittanypowell.com

All out of wrapping paper? An old map tied with red yarn is a charming alternative. For added appeal, circle a destination to hint at your next trip or trace out the route of a road trip you took together.

Get the how-to at Brittany Powell.

Polka Dot Gift Wrap

Polka Dot Gift Wrap

halfasleepstudio.com

This cheerful wrapping paper is as fun to make as it is to give. Cut a sponge into a circle (or any other shape), dip in colorful paint and stamp all over your wrapping paper.

Get the how-to at Half Asleep Studio.

Reindeer Pompom Gift Wrap

Reindeer Pompom Gift Wrap

theproperpinwheel.com

Give hardworking kraft paper a dashing twist by stamping on lots of reindeers and glueing bright pompoms to their noses.

Get the how-to at The Proper Pinwheel.

Cozy Sweater Gift Wrap

Cozy Sweater Gift Wrap

lonny.com

Wrap up a smaller gift for your current cutie in the sleeve of an old sweater. There’s no better way to say, “Let’s snuggle up on the couch with a cup of hot cocoa.”

Get the how-to at Lonny.

Chevron Gift Wrap

Chevron Gift Wrap

bluetandclover.com

Make your own bold and cheerful zigzag-stamped gift wrap with this too-easy tutorial.

Get the how-to at Bluet and Clover.

Washi Tape Gift Wrap

Washi Tape Gift Wrap

thesweetestoccasion.com

Holiday-inspired washi tape creates instantly cheery holiday packaging, which is perfect for anyone on your list.

Get the how-to at The Sweetest Occasion.

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