Round Up of Quick & Easy Gift Wrapping Ideas

Some very creative gift wrapping of an Eames lounge at Le Blog!
I've got wrapping on the brain. Maybe because it's the good husband's 30th birthday today (Happy Birthday Dear!) or maybe it's because I'm finally prepared to admit— I suck at wrapping.

I'm all thumbs when it come to the actual wrapping of the present in paper and I never feel like I have any original ideas. Picture me surrounded by crumbled paper and ribbon tangled all over the floor and you'll get a good idea of how my afternoon looked. So I sought out some wrapping ideas and tips so easy that even I could follow:

6 Alternatives To Wrapping Paper: Lots of smart wrapping ideas from items that you'll find around the house like old clothing and brown paper bags.
Good Questions: Unique Ways to Wrap Presents? Crammed full of readers suggestions on how to add that extra special touch to a present.
Recycled Architectural Plans as Wrapping Paper. This was my most favorite idea that came across today- now, where can I get my hands on some spare house plans?
4 Simple Wrapping Ideas For Any Occasion. I was particularly impressed with the reuse of paint chips in this article.

Do you have any easy gift wrapping suggestions? Any handy tips for making wrapping easier?

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