Genius Gift Wrapping Hacks to Try This Christmas

December 8, 2022

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Gift wrapping is one of our favorite activities during the holiday season! We love to play with different wrapping paper, bows, ribbons, and boxes alike, but let’s get one thing straight: we could be better wrappers. Throughout numerous Christmas celebrations, we’ve come up with some go-to gift-wrapping hacks that make every gifting occasion much easier and more efficient.

From cutting the perfect sheet of wrapping to storing tools that keeps wrapping paper in excellent condition, read on for our genius gift-wrapping hacks to try this Christmas!

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1. The Little ELF Gift Wrap Cutter

Is it just us, or is cutting gift wrap with scissors a nightmare waiting to happen? We’ve found that scissors often rip, tear, and ruin the wrapping paper. Getting the perfect cut is now incredibly easy with this handy product. The Little ELF is also designed to make cross-cuts, which is ideal for trimming sheets. Get a straight, clean, and smooth cut every time!

Shop The Original Little ELF Gift Wrap Cutter (2-Pack) | CLICK HERE

2. Store Gifts Outside

If you have some younglings at home and want to create a magical Christmas morning experience, consider storing your Christmas gifts outside or in the garage for an hour before opening presents so the kids think that they’re cold from the North Pole! Trust us, it works every time.

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3. Don’t Label Presents

If you have some mischievous family members at home, who like to shake and feel their gifts leading up to Christmas, we’ve got a hack for you. Use a different wrapping paper for each person, but don’t label them with “to” and “from.” Then you know whose is whose gifts are whose, but kids are mind-boggled all month long. Shop some of our favorite wrapping paper:

4. Silicone Snap Bands

Who would’ve thought this childhood accessory would be so handy? These silicone snap bands turn into suitable circles around gift wrap rolls to hold them in place conveniently and quickly. It’s the perfect solution for storing your gift-wrapping rolls for the following year.

Shop The Silicone Snap Bands | CLICK HERE

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