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DIY Frosty Ice-Cube Wrapping Paper | CorinnaWraps.wordpress.com

DIY Frosty Ice-Cube Wrapping Paper

When it comes to making your own wrapping paper, stamping is the obvious method of choice — it allows you to easily create a repeating pattern. But what if you could make the project even easier? How about no stamp

DIY Frosty Ice-Cube Wrapping Paper | CorinnaWraps.wordpress.com

DIY Frosty Ice-Cube Wrapping Paper

When it comes to making your own wrapping paper, stamping is the obvious method of choice — it allows you to easily create a repeating pattern. But what if you could make the project even easier? How about no stamp

How To Wrap a Roll of Cookies | CorinnaWraps.wordpress.com

How To Wrap a Roll of Cookies

It’s baking season! And while I am the furthest thing from being a baker, I could spend forever dreaming up ways to package cookies. Like this idea of wrapping cookies in a roll. Typically, it’s a traditional way to package

How To Wrap a Roll of Cookies | CorinnaWraps.wordpress.com

How To Wrap a Roll of Cookies

It’s baking season! And while I am the furthest thing from being a baker, I could spend forever dreaming up ways to package cookies. Like this idea of wrapping cookies in a roll. Typically, it’s a traditional way to package

7 Festive Ways to Wrap Wine | CorinnaWraps.wordpress.com

7 Festive Ways to Wrap Wine

Today is the launch of the third issue of Merry Mag, a magazine put together by the talented Melissa of the Sweet Escape and filled with amazing DIY projects, ideas and crafts by a roster of creative bloggers. I am very proud

7 Festive Ways to Wrap Wine | CorinnaWraps.wordpress.com

7 Festive Ways to Wrap Wine

Today is the launch of the third issue of Merry Mag, a magazine put together by the talented Melissa of the Sweet Escape and filled with amazing DIY projects, ideas and crafts by a roster of creative bloggers. I am very proud

How to Prepare a Poster for Gift Wrapping

I think posters make great gifts. In general, most people don’t have enough art on their walls; and while original art can be out of many people’s budgets, posters are always affordable. (I picked up this silkscreened  freshwater fish poster

How to Prepare a Poster for Gift Wrapping

I think posters make great gifts. In general, most people don’t have enough art on their walls; and while original art can be out of many people’s budgets, posters are always affordable. (I picked up this silkscreened  freshwater fish poster

Video: How to Gift Wrap a Box Like a Pro

Video: How to Gift Wrap a Box Like a Pro

Are you one of those people that learns by watching? If you are, and you’ve been struggling with wrapping your presents perfectly, check out this recent video I did for Live Better magazine. In it, I share some of my

Video: How to Gift Wrap a Box Like a Pro

Video: How to Gift Wrap a Box Like a Pro

Are you one of those people that learns by watching? If you are, and you’ve been struggling with wrapping your presents perfectly, check out this recent video I did for Live Better magazine. In it, I share some of my

Run out of wrapping paper

What to Do When You Run Out of Wrapping Paper

I’m going to start by saying that first of all, this shouldn’t happen. Measure your paper properly to begin with and you won’t find your box peeking from beneath the gift wrap at the sides. However, sometimes even the best

Run out of wrapping paper

What to Do When You Run Out of Wrapping Paper

I’m going to start by saying that first of all, this shouldn’t happen. Measure your paper properly to begin with and you won’t find your box peeking from beneath the gift wrap at the sides. However, sometimes even the best

Neon Wrap: Confetti inside the box

How to Make your Gift Like a Party in Less than a Minute

When wrapping a gift, keep the celebration going by sprinkling confetti between the layers of tissue inside the box. When the recipient opens their present, they’ll be greeted with an explosion of excitement. It’s like unwrapping a party! This image

Neon Wrap: Confetti inside the box

How to Make your Gift Like a Party in Less than a Minute

When wrapping a gift, keep the celebration going by sprinkling confetti between the layers of tissue inside the box. When the recipient opens their present, they’ll be greeted with an explosion of excitement. It’s like unwrapping a party! This image

Analogous Colour Gift Wrapping

A Foolproof Way to Choose a Colour Palette for Your Gift Wrapping

If you have trouble figuring out what colours go with each other when choosing gift wrap, use the colour wheel as your guide. More specifically, choose an analogous colour scheme. Start with one colour, then stick to the colours next to

Analogous Colour Gift Wrapping

A Foolproof Way to Choose a Colour Palette for Your Gift Wrapping

If you have trouble figuring out what colours go with each other when choosing gift wrap, use the colour wheel as your guide. More specifically, choose an analogous colour scheme. Start with one colour, then stick to the colours next to

Corinna vanGerwen's Holiday Wrapping video with Indigo

Holiday Wrapping Video with Indigo

Finally! I am very excited to share with you a project that has been in the works since the summer: a gift wrapping video I did for Indigo! In it, I show you how to wrap one of my favourite

Corinna vanGerwen's Holiday Wrapping video with Indigo

Holiday Wrapping Video with Indigo

Finally! I am very excited to share with you a project that has been in the works since the summer: a gift wrapping video I did for Indigo! In it, I show you how to wrap one of my favourite

How to Choose Wrapping Materials

The Art of Choosing Gift Wrap: A 4-Step Guide to Picking Materials

This post was first published in Corinna’s monthly Gift Wrapping Newsletter. Sign up here!  You know what a lot of people have trouble with when it comes to wrapping presents? Choosing materials. It’s not that they can’t find a pretty paper

How to Choose Wrapping Materials

The Art of Choosing Gift Wrap: A 4-Step Guide to Picking Materials

This post was first published in Corinna’s monthly Gift Wrapping Newsletter. Sign up here!  You know what a lot of people have trouble with when it comes to wrapping presents? Choosing materials. It’s not that they can’t find a pretty paper