Wrap Your Gifts in Style
December 12, 2016
The #elFSQUAD is helping you amp up your gifting game this holiday season with three unique wrapping techniques! Check out THE PERFECT BOW, THE CONFETTI CADEAU, and THE CARD HOLDER tutorials using our custom FAULHABER wrapping paper designed by Frontier below.
#1. THE PERFECT BOW
Step 1: Center ribbon on front of wrapped gift
Step 2: Flip gift over, twist the ribbon, and bring the ends up around opposite sides of the gift back to front
Step 3: Slide ribbon ends under center ribbon
Step 4: Tie a knot around the center ribbon
Step 5: Form a loop with the left ribbon end and wrap right end piece around the loop
Step 6: Pull the right ribbon through the hole it created next to the left ribbon loop to make a right ribbon loop
Step 7. Pull the two loops outward to tighten the knot and secure the bow
Step 8. Fold end ribbon pieces in half and cut on a slant facing away from the bow to finish off the polished bow
Step 9. Complete!
#2. THE CONFETTI CADEAU
Step 1: Wrap your present
Step 2: Prep your tag
Step 3: String tag though a strip of double-sided tape
Step 4: Stick tape to gift and remove top layer
Step 5: Stick confetti to double-sided tape
Step 6: Enjoy!
#3. THE CARD HOLDER
Step 1. Cut wrapping paper for gift leaving 8 extra inches on the longer side
Step 2. Crease the wrapping paper hoziontally four inches above the center
Step 3. Overlay the crease on the wrapping paper by four inches and presss down to create another crease under it
Step 4. Flip the wrapping paper over and center the gift over the crease and continue to wrap gift normally
Step 5. Insert card
Step 6. Add desired decoration to gift and you're done!
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