Wrap it Up ~ Think Inside the Box

Cupcakes and Crinoline~Wrap it Up~Think Inside the Box

I always feel bad when I receive a gift that's wrapped up in lovely paper and I rip the paper to open the gift...all that beauty wasted. When I give gifts I like to use pretty paper also but when I can, I like to wrap the gift in something that can be used again and is a bit of a gift itself.  I was at the thrift store and saw a small vintage cedar box that said "Sisters are Forever". I thought this would be … [Read more...]

Gift Wrap & Topper {Recycled & Almost Free}

Newspaper Package Topper

You have so many gifts to wrap, you're trying to save money, you want to recycle & yet still be creative-look no further- use your newspaper!  For smaller gifts the newspaper always has been a great way to wrap a gift and recycle but you can also make an adorable topper to match that adds a feminine finishing touch to your gift that's simple & quick. I saw this in the December/January 2010 issue of Country Living … [Read more...]