How to Make Gift Bags from Wrapping Paper

Gift Bags from Wrapping Paper

How to Make Gift Bags from Wrapping Paper

Do you have plenty of wrapping paper but have gifts that come awkward shapes not very easy to wrap? Let me show you an easy way to turn your wrapping paper into a gift bag to make wrapping so much simpler and you get to use your wrapping paper you already have.

What you Need:

  • Wrapping Paper
  • Glue Stick
  • Scissors
  • Scotch Tape

How to Make:

Step 1

Cut your wrapping paper as desired.

Step 2

Fold your right side of the wrapping paper at least 3 inches toward the middle. You can do whatever you desire.

Step 3

Fold the left side toward the middle over lapping the right side fold.

Step 4

Use your glue stick and glue down the overlap. Cut to size if you desire a smaller bag. I usually cut in half to get 2 bags.

gift bag wrapping paper

Step 5

Fold the bottom toward the center at least 2 inches more if you desire a larger base.

Step 5 gift bag wrapping paper

Step 6

Unfold the flap and create the triangles as shown in the picture.

step 6 wrapping paper gift bag

Step 7

Fold the top of the flap down and fold the bottom flap over and glue.

step 7 wrapping paper gift bag

Step 8

Tape the flaps down on each side.

step 8 wrapping paper gift bag

Step 9

Unfold the gift bag and you now have the gift bag from your wrapping paper.

Gift Wrapping

That is it! You are done.

Topic: How to Make Gift Bags from Wrapping Paper

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