How to Make Hand Painted Gift Wrap

This guide is in partnership with Vera Bradley.

How to Make Hand Painted Gift Wrap
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We’re always looking for inspo to add more color to seasonal palettes for the holidays. That's why we teamed up with Vera Bradley to bring some extra creativity to your holiday wrapping this year.

We’re always looking for inspo to add more color to seasonal palettes for the holidays. That's why we teamed up with Vera Bradley to bring some extra creativity to your holiday wrapping this year.

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Get your materials. OMG, look how these colors POP already!

Get your materials. OMG, look how these colors POP already!

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With the Lighten Up Brush Up Cosmetic Case in Bohemian Blooms as our inspiration, we chose a bright palette of red, pink and orange. http://bit.ly/2gG8Q2J

With the Lighten Up Brush Up Cosmetic Case in Bohemian Blooms as our inspiration, we chose a bright palette of red, pink and orange. bit.ly/2gG8Q2J

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Start by painting strokes of color on your butcher paper. We like using a foam brush for a softer, wider stroke.

Start by painting strokes of color on your butcher paper. We like using a foam brush for a softer, wider stroke.

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Let dry. Next, draw some fun textures and leaf accents to help tie our wrapping paper into the pattern.

Let dry. Next, draw some fun textures and leaf accents to help tie our wrapping paper into the pattern.

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Next, make your floral toppers. Draw and cut a circle on layers of colored tissue. Mix up the diameter of your circles for different sized flowers.

Next, make your floral toppers. Draw and cut a circle on layers of colored tissue. Mix up the diameter of your circles for different sized flowers.

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Tie your layers together by stitching a simple knot in the center of the circle.

Tie your layers together by stitching a simple knot in the center of the circle.

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Let those blossoms bloom! Pull the layers up and crinkle the sides to add dimension.

Let those blossoms bloom! Pull the layers up and crinkle the sides to add dimension.

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Tape to the top of your wrapping.

Tape to the top of your wrapping.

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Check out those floral accents FTW! This gift is sure to be a delight from the inside out.

Check out those floral accents FTW! This gift is sure to be a delight from the inside out.

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Lookin’ good! Get a jump-start on your holiday shopping and score some Vera Bradley gifts to give yourself plenty of time to make your wrapping paper.

Lookin’ good! Get a jump-start on your holiday shopping and score some Vera Bradley gifts to give yourself plenty of time to make your wrapping paper.

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