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Wrapping the Gifts



wrapping materials

It is time for me to get wrapping the gifts.   I have everything I need here.


wrapping papers

At one time I used to sit and make an extra effort to pleat the paper so pretty so that the recipient would be impressed with my wrapping skills.   Now I just wrap it with a simple tag and sometimes a bow and sometimes not.   Getting lazy I suppose.



Jeanne said…
These traditions are like old friends arent they. I agree that spending so much time and effort on this wrapping may have been an overkill, although I do like to include handmade ornaments on my bows. simple and something to remember from the package and the day. Blessings to you as this Christmas approaches. Have a wonderful time!
I just wrap too... nothing special about how I do it either... In fact many times I use the bags rather than paper. It's my lazy way of packaging a gift.
This is the first year that I have fussed with success. May never happen again but this year it worked. Have a wonderful Christmas and Happy New Year!

Lisa Gordon said…
I just finished today. :-)
No pleated paper for me either.
I used to though!

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