Add wow factor to gifts with DIY 3D gift wrap

“Though its always the thought that counts, wouldn’t it be nicer to keep your loved ones thrilled just by looking at the gift wraps? Giving gifts is one of the best ways to express your gratitude and love for someone so why not make it more exciting by wrapping it in an exceptional way.”

 

Make impressive wrapping paper with super-common crafting supplies

Pop-up wrapping paper is the perfect way to turn practical or accompanying gifts, like socks, toothbrushes and the often-forgotten pack of batteries into thoughtful masterpieces. Basic paper craft supplies and a little can-do creativity are all you’ll need to add wow factor to gifts for friends and family.

Supplies:

  • Cardstock in varying colors — 12 x 12-inch sheets or larger depending on the size of your gift box
  • Scissors
  • Double-sided tape
  • Metal ruler
  • X-Acto utility knife
  • Self-healing cutting mat
  • Pencil
  • Glue gun (optional)
  • Printer (optional)

 

Floral pop-up

Instructions:

1. Draw a flower shape on the center of your cardstock. (Even the simplest blooms are stunning as pop-ups!) Use pencil so visible lines can be erased afterward. Directly below your flower draw a horizontal band running side to side that attaches to the bottom petal(s) of your flower. This band will wrap the sides of your gift box and serve as the platform for …

 

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