Last Minute DIY Gift Wrap

Time: 10 minutes
Materials: paper bag, scissors, tape, stamp, ink pad, yarn

Last Minute DIY Gift Wrap | The Crafted Life

The holidays are hectic enough as it is. If you happen to run out of wrapping paper this year, don’t frantically run to the store; stay in and try you hand at this last minute diy gift wrap instead!

Last Minute DIY Gift Wrap | The Crafted Life

Last Minute DIY Gift Wrap | The Crafted Life

Cut and measure the amount of paper you’ll need; you don’t want to spend time stamping paper you won’t use.

Last Minute DIY Gift Wrap | The Crafted Life

Stamp your paper! Blot your stamp with ink once every 3-4 stamps to make the paper more interesting. It also helps to rotate the stamp as you go.

Last Minute DIY Gift Wrap | The Crafted Life

Wrap your gift.

Last Minute DIY Gift Wrap | The Crafted Life

To add a pop of color: tie multiple colors of yarn around the package, knot, then trim the excess, leaving a little fringe behind.

Last Minute DIY Gift Wrap | The Crafted Life

Last Minute DIY Gift Wrap | The Crafted Life

Last Minute DIY Gift Wrap | The Crafted Life

Need another last minute idea? Try stamping tissue paper too!