Mindful gift-giving can go beyond just picking thoughtful and high quality gifts. This year, why not extend that thoughtfulness to the packaging as well! In an effort to reduce waste this holiday season (and for gift-giving year round), here are some creative and beautiful wrapping ideas that are a bit...out of the box! To find even more ideas, visit our Mindful Gift Wrapping Pinterest Board 1. Use part of the actual gift as the wrapping. There are so many ways to add a fun spin to a gift…
Hoy vamos a redescubrir la tradicional técnica del Furoshiki.
Yo creo que a estas alturas huelga comentar que soy una enamorada de la ☞cultura oriental☜ ya hay varios post que lo ratifican y probablemente éste de hoy no sea tampoco el último¡¡ Son unos magos a la hora de transmitir su bella cultura sin mucha propaganda. Ella misma se autogestiona, se publicita y se expande gracias al amor por su tradición, precisamente por que muchas de nuestras culturas occidentales van en contra de la naturaleza destruyendo el medio ambiente, evidentemente en un…
Tenugui gift wrapping — Shastablasta wraps presents well
This past weekend Heath Ceramics in San Francisco had a lovely exhibit; Akio Nukaga and friends which included several events. One of the f riends events I saw on the calendar was a Japanese gift wrapping demo. So you know I had to be there! As part of the festivities the Japanese textile co
Zero Waste Gift Wrapping — The Daily Greens
Unwrapping a present is exciting. Watching someone unwrap a present you’ve just given them is equally as exciting. That moment doesn’t have to be lost to achieve zero waste. We just need to get a bit creative about how we wrap / what we use to wrap, in order to eliminate the rubbish involved. Chri
Wrap On, Wrap Off: The Ultimate Guide to Furoshiki Wrapping
“Furoshiki has a distinctive style reflecting [the Japanese culture’s] interest in ceremony, beauty, multi-functional objects and thoughtful detail in their approach to everyday living.” - 1 million women I don’t know about you, but growing up my house was the kind that had a dedicated gift-wrapping station around the
Zero Waste: Wrapping Gifts with Fabric - Hippie in Disguise
About 10 years ago, Matt’s mother decided to wrap all the Christmas gifts she was giving in fabric. A frugal, creative woman she didn’t enjoy, nor see the point, in wrapping a gift in beautiful paper only for it to be torn off and wasted, it seemed like a bit of an obscene luxury and …
Zero Waste Gift Wrapping Ideas - Permacrafters
Our simple zero waste gift-wrapping ideas will help you make a lasting impression without trashing the planet. Check out these sustainable gift wrap alternatives today.
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Do it yourself - Zero Waste Gift Packaging:Looking for gift packaging ideas that are different from your average gift bag? With this easy how to, we show you...
Recycled Cashmere Sweater Christmas Stocking & Gift Bags | Grateful Prayer | Thankful Heart
Recycled, cashmere sweater Christmas, reusable gift bags are useful and so pretty. Easy instructions to make using thrift store knitted sweaters.
Make Your Own Reusable Christmas Wrap! - Suburble
Today’s post is a fun one. I’ve joined a group of crafty – and Canadian! – bloggers to do a blog hop – but on gift wrap! Once upon a yesteryear, I got to work in a bed and bath shop owned by a family friend – and the gift wrap… oh my! It was […]
Eco-Friendly Gift Wrapping Ideas: Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle!
Tips and ideas to make your gift wrapping more environmentally friendly by following the three R's: reduce, reuse, and recycle.