Category Archives: Kids

DIY Confetti-dot gift wrapping for a kid's birthday | CorinnaWraps.wordpress.com

DIY Confetti-Dot Wrapping Paper

I’m not a big fan of most wrapping paper created for kids. Emblazoned with trademarked characters from movies and television shows, I find them all rather tacky. Typically I will opt for bold colours and fun patterns — something kids

DIY Confetti-dot gift wrapping for a kid's birthday | CorinnaWraps.wordpress.com

DIY Confetti-Dot Wrapping Paper

I’m not a big fan of most wrapping paper created for kids. Emblazoned with trademarked characters from movies and television shows, I find them all rather tacky. Typically I will opt for bold colours and fun patterns — something kids

DIY Washi Tape Easter Eggs | CorinnaWraps.wordpress.com

DIY Washi Tape Easter Eggs

This is my first Easter as a parent — well, second, but my little guy was too little last year to enjoy it — and I’m looking forward to starting a few traditions with my son. Like Easter egg hunts. I’m

DIY Washi Tape Easter Eggs | CorinnaWraps.wordpress.com

DIY Washi Tape Easter Eggs

This is my first Easter as a parent — well, second, but my little guy was too little last year to enjoy it — and I’m looking forward to starting a few traditions with my son. Like Easter egg hunts. I’m

Figure skating–inspired gift for a nine-year-old | CorinnaWraps.wordpress.com

A Figure-Skating–Inspired Gift for a Nine-Year-Old

I’m not very good at picking out gifts for nine-year-old girls (I leave that job to my sister); however, I think I’m pretty good at wrapping them. The girl whom this gift was for is into competitive figure skating, so

Figure skating–inspired gift for a nine-year-old | CorinnaWraps.wordpress.com

A Figure-Skating–Inspired Gift for a Nine-Year-Old

I’m not very good at picking out gifts for nine-year-old girls (I leave that job to my sister); however, I think I’m pretty good at wrapping them. The girl whom this gift was for is into competitive figure skating, so

Monday Morning Gift

A beautiful present to start off your week. Read why you should wrap a kid’s gift nicely.     + Gift wrapping and photography by Corinna vanGerwen  

Monday Morning Gift

A beautiful present to start off your week. Read why you should wrap a kid’s gift nicely.     + Gift wrapping and photography by Corinna vanGerwen  

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

This Week on Pinterest

+ Repurpose kids art as wrapping paper. From Martha Stewart. Coincidently, I was at a wedding shower last week and one of the guests did this. It looked great. + Pink plush heart, gold cord and kraft paper. By That’ll be

This Week on Pinterest

+ Repurpose kids art as wrapping paper. From Martha Stewart. Coincidently, I was at a wedding shower last week and one of the guests did this. It looked great. + Pink plush heart, gold cord and kraft paper. By That’ll be

This Week on Pinterest

 * Alphabet magnets to spell out the recipient’s name on a gift. By Denise Sharp on d. Sharp Journal. Denise hid a metal ruler under the paper so the colourful, magnetic letters stay in place yet can still be moved around

This Week on Pinterest

 * Alphabet magnets to spell out the recipient’s name on a gift. By Denise Sharp on d. Sharp Journal. Denise hid a metal ruler under the paper so the colourful, magnetic letters stay in place yet can still be moved around

This Week on Pinterest

* Jewel stickers to seal tissue-wrapped packages. From The Vamoose blog. According to the comments on The Vamoose blog, these stickers were actually cut from a decorative tape from Nonesuch Things. Unfortunately it looks like they don’t carry it anymore. Next best thing: go the DIY route and print

This Week on Pinterest

* Jewel stickers to seal tissue-wrapped packages. From The Vamoose blog. According to the comments on The Vamoose blog, these stickers were actually cut from a decorative tape from Nonesuch Things. Unfortunately it looks like they don’t carry it anymore. Next best thing: go the DIY route and print

Valentine's Animals Gift Wrap from Paper Source

Find of the Day: Valentine’s Animals Gift Wrap

Leading up to Valentine’s Day, the Friday Find goes daily, with a love-themed wrapping treat every day until the 14th. This adorable, retro-style paper is the sweetest wrapping for wee little loved ones. Each animal is partly made up of a

Valentine's Animals Gift Wrap from Paper Source

Find of the Day: Valentine’s Animals Gift Wrap

Leading up to Valentine’s Day, the Friday Find goes daily, with a love-themed wrapping treat every day until the 14th. This adorable, retro-style paper is the sweetest wrapping for wee little loved ones. Each animal is partly made up of a

Friday Find: Plaid Tins

On a recent trip to Ikea I spotted these bright, reusable tins in the kitchen section. While they’re great for giving home-baked treats, they also work nicely for all sorts of gifts – lined with tissue or shred and tied with

Friday Find: Plaid Tins

On a recent trip to Ikea I spotted these bright, reusable tins in the kitchen section. While they’re great for giving home-baked treats, they also work nicely for all sorts of gifts – lined with tissue or shred and tied with