Category Archives: Bags, Boxes, Containers

Jewelry gift box makeover (open)

Jewelry Gift Box Makeover

When you’re giving someone a necklace as a gift, you want the box it comes in to be just as special as the jewelry. But sometimes the box from the store is damaged, dirty or simply has a tacky image or

Jewelry gift box makeover (open)

Jewelry Gift Box Makeover

When you’re giving someone a necklace as a gift, you want the box it comes in to be just as special as the jewelry. But sometimes the box from the store is damaged, dirty or simply has a tacky image or

Glitter boxes from Creative Bag

Friday Find: A Glam Box for Luxe Gifts

I adore glitter. What I don’t like is the way it gets all over the freakin’ place. Not a problem with these sparkling, chocolate-brown gift boxes — the glitter doesn’t rub off. Not one bit. Seriously. Chocolate Diamonds cylinder gift

Glitter boxes from Creative Bag

Friday Find: A Glam Box for Luxe Gifts

I adore glitter. What I don’t like is the way it gets all over the freakin’ place. Not a problem with these sparkling, chocolate-brown gift boxes — the glitter doesn’t rub off. Not one bit. Seriously. Chocolate Diamonds cylinder gift

13 presents from Shop Sweet Lulu blog

Pinterest Picks: How to Wrap Cash, DIY Wrapping Paper + More

A selection of gift wrapping ideas and inspiration, as discovered on Pinterest. NOTE: I’ve decided to rename the This Week On Pinterest column to Pinterest Picks, among other reasons because, well, the column doesn’t appear every week. What hasn’t changed

13 presents from Shop Sweet Lulu blog

Pinterest Picks: How to Wrap Cash, DIY Wrapping Paper + More

A selection of gift wrapping ideas and inspiration, as discovered on Pinterest. NOTE: I’ve decided to rename the This Week On Pinterest column to Pinterest Picks, among other reasons because, well, the column doesn’t appear every week. What hasn’t changed

bird/nest sweet bags by Studio Oh, available at Indigo

Friday Find: Sweet Treat Bags

Whether for party favours or just sharing some extra cookies with coworkers, these food-safe treat bags make a tiny treat extra sweet. The set comes with grease-resistant liner papers to protect the bag from stains, and printed stickers for sealing.

bird/nest sweet bags by Studio Oh, available at Indigo

Friday Find: Sweet Treat Bags

Whether for party favours or just sharing some extra cookies with coworkers, these food-safe treat bags make a tiny treat extra sweet. The set comes with grease-resistant liner papers to protect the bag from stains, and printed stickers for sealing.

macarons favours — wrapped in cellophane to look like candy

4 Ways to Wrap Macarons as Favours

Macarons — there’s something very luxurious about these meringue-based French confections. And if you’d like to hand them out as favours at a wedding or other special event, you’d better make sure the packaging is as sophisticated as the treat. Try

macarons favours — wrapped in cellophane to look like candy

4 Ways to Wrap Macarons as Favours

Macarons — there’s something very luxurious about these meringue-based French confections. And if you’d like to hand them out as favours at a wedding or other special event, you’d better make sure the packaging is as sophisticated as the treat. Try

DIY letter-stenciled drawstring loot bag

Rockin’ DIY Stencilled Loot Bag

Whether you need a fun loot bag for party favours or a sassy sack for a small gift, this DIY project is a rockin’ solution. Read my guest post on the Omiyage blog for the full tutorial. + Gift wrapping

DIY letter-stenciled drawstring loot bag

Rockin’ DIY Stencilled Loot Bag

Whether you need a fun loot bag for party favours or a sassy sack for a small gift, this DIY project is a rockin’ solution. Read my guest post on the Omiyage blog for the full tutorial. + Gift wrapping

Blue box, purple glitter bag and pink gift tags from Creative Bag

My Wrap Stash: Deals at Target, Dollarama & Creative Bag

Over the last month, I’ve scored some sweet deals on wrapping supplies: From Creative Bag, I got small glassine bags, $0.20 for a package of 10 (that’s two cents each!); and tissue paper in multi-coloured zig-zags, army green, and wide black-and-white

Blue box, purple glitter bag and pink gift tags from Creative Bag

My Wrap Stash: Deals at Target, Dollarama & Creative Bag

Over the last month, I’ve scored some sweet deals on wrapping supplies: From Creative Bag, I got small glassine bags, $0.20 for a package of 10 (that’s two cents each!); and tissue paper in multi-coloured zig-zags, army green, and wide black-and-white

Blog Anniversary! Top 5 Posts of All Time

Well, waddaya know? Another year of writing the Corinna Wraps blog has gone by. Today the blog turns three! To celebrate, here are the five most popular posts of all time: 5. The Art of Choosing Gift Wrap: A 4-Step

Blog Anniversary! Top 5 Posts of All Time

Well, waddaya know? Another year of writing the Corinna Wraps blog has gone by. Today the blog turns three! To celebrate, here are the five most popular posts of all time: 5. The Art of Choosing Gift Wrap: A 4-Step

This Week on Pinterest, March 22, 2013

This Week on Pinterest

A selection of gift wrapping ideas and inspiration, as discovered on Pinterest. + How to cover a box with paper. By Helena on Craft and Creativity. Re-covering old boxes with pretty paper is a great way to reuse packaging for gift giving, but getting

This Week on Pinterest, March 22, 2013

This Week on Pinterest

A selection of gift wrapping ideas and inspiration, as discovered on Pinterest. + How to cover a box with paper. By Helena on Craft and Creativity. Re-covering old boxes with pretty paper is a great way to reuse packaging for gift giving, but getting

DIY Colour-Burst Gift Tags

3 DIY Easter Projects

Get crafty this spring with these DIY Easter projects. 1. Easter Basket: Make over a plain basket with pussy willows and ribbon. Add wood fill and decorated eggs for a beautiful Easter centrepiece, or line with a tea towel for transporting an

DIY Colour-Burst Gift Tags

3 DIY Easter Projects

Get crafty this spring with these DIY Easter projects. 1. Easter Basket: Make over a plain basket with pussy willows and ribbon. Add wood fill and decorated eggs for a beautiful Easter centrepiece, or line with a tea towel for transporting an