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12 Helpful Tips For People Who Struggle With Gift Wrapping

Picture-perfect wrapping is easier than it looks with a few simple tips! And make sure to keep Scotch® Double Sided Tape on hand to secure ribbons, bows, and finishing touches.

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2. Measure carefully to make sure you're not using too much or too little paper.

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Too much can look sloppy and too little means you'll be tempted to patch up bare spots. The Succulent Wife has more tips for perfect measuring, cutting, and wrapping.

4. Neat edges = a super-professional finish.

Fold the edges of the paper under and crease all the seams as you go by gently pinching between your fingers. For more tips on how to wrap a seamless gift, check out The Shabby Creek Cottage.

11. Or put unusually shaped gifts in cute homemade bags.

See how simple these are to make at Donuts, Dresses and Dirt.