How to Wrap a Present

Done with your Christmas shopping? Time to wrap your gifts!

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I recommend doing this on a hard surface like a table or counter. I was lazy and did it on the floor lol

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Gather your supplies

Gather your supplies

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First measure the paper you are going to need

First measure the paper you are going to need

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Cover you box, tightly, with the rolled paper

Cover you box, tightly, with the rolled paper

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When you are done measuring, cut the paper where it meets at the roll

When you are done measuring, cut the paper where it meets at the roll

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Center your box on the paper

Center your box on the paper

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Optional: fold one side of the paper for a clean look

Optional: fold one side of the paper for a clean look

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Make sure to have your tape ready. I stick my tape on my arm for easy access. You should only need 3 pieces.

Make sure to have your tape ready. I stick my tape on my arm for easy access. You should only need 3 pieces.

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Wrap the side without the fold on the box tightly.

Wrap the side without the fold on the box tightly.

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Now wrap the folded side over the box,tightly,     and tape the paper together

Now wrap the folded side over the box,tightly, and tape the paper together

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Here's the tape, best to do it vertically. Sorry if you can't see it.

Here's the tape, best to do it vertically. Sorry if you can't see it.

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Here is how it should look

Here is how it should look

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Now to fold the edges

Now to fold the edges

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Fold down the edge.

Fold down the edge.

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Crease it

Crease it

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Demonstration

Demonstration

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Repeat this on the edge next to the folded one.

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You should get a triangle shape like this

You should get a triangle shape like this

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Optional: fold down the pointed triangle for a clean look

Optional: fold down the pointed triangle for a clean look

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Fold your triangle side up

Fold your triangle side up

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Tape the side down and TADA

Tape the side down and TADA

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Repeat steps 13-21 on the other side of your box

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Finished wrapping. Remember to add your bows, ribbons, and tags!

Finished wrapping. Remember to add your bows, ribbons, and tags!

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