How to Wrap Any Gift

By Leslie Horn on at

Some people wake up spewing Pinterest out their fingertips. For the rest of us, thank god for YouTube. Wrapping presents doesn't exactly come easy, so we dug up a couple of solid tutorials for how to wrap your Christmas gifts like you're Martha

A straightforward how-to, from Real Simple's YouTube channel:


Need a more Original idea? Try one of the creative DIY methods:


Extra-large presents require careful wrapping. Martha Stewart has some advice:


Let Mae teach you the Japanese-inspired art of diagonal wrapping:


Out of tape? No problem! Just follow this (not-so-simple) guide:

o there. Now you can teach yourself how to at least get paper around a gift in a passable way, or maybe end up as fodder forĀ Pinterest Fails. And the good news is, this stuff is going to end up ripped open in a few days anyway.
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