14 Brilliant Ways To Make Lazy People Gift Wrapping Like A Pro

Articles Jun 30, 2019 01:32

Giving gifts has become a tradition when it comes to special occasions like Christmas, Birthday, etc. Unfortunately, you're not a crafty person, your gift wrapping skill is not the strongest, or you're just a lazy person. Well we have solutions for you, here are 27 gift wrapping techniques for lazy person.

1. To efficiently wrap gifts, get off of the carpet and onto a hard surface.

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It may be easier to plop in front of the TV on a carpet, but it will take you twice as long to wrap and everything will look worse.

2. Use double-stick tape to speed up your process.

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Double-stick tape will honestly speed up most things.

3. Or a scarf.

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4. Wrap a small gift in a yarn ball.

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It's a gift and a frustrating game all in one!

Watch: How to Wrap a Wedding Gift

5. If your gift is an odd shape, decorate a paper bag as giftwrap.

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It looks purposeful, not like you sacrificed a day of carrying your lunch to work. Buy a lunch box, geez.

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6. Or just use plain brown paper bags or parcel paper.

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The plain brown looks rustic and festive in its own way, and there are plenty of things you can add to make it look fancier, like letter stamps for the recipient's first name, or doodles.

7. Use a DIY stamp roller to create easy wrapping designs.

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This quick DIY may not be for the lazy, but once you've made it, you can use it over and over again!

8. Print out word searches or puzzles on computer paper and wrap gifts up in those.

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Tie/tape down a marker to the gift and you've given both a game and a gift!

9. Turn boring, plain paper into cute animal gifts.

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Uh, chyea, this owl requires you to actually leave part of the gift UNWRAPPED. Mega score.

10. Or make pretty cut-outs to deter the eye from the plain paper.

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Simple, but appealing to the eye. 

11. "Make your own wrapping" by drawing ribbons and a bow on a plain gift box.

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~Artsy~ but quick.

12. Don't have gift tags? Use a playing card.

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Everyone has cards somewhere in their house, and the DIY factor will look intentional, rather than lazy.

13. Or Instagram photos.

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Use the A Beautiful Mess app to add the "to" and "from" to an Instagram photo and transform it into a print-ready gift tag, or just print your photos and write directly on them with permanent marker..

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14. Or if you have enough paper, designate a color/pattern for each person so that gift tags aren't necessary.

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Just make sure to jot down who gets what to avoid any on-the-day mix-ups.

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