What a present without presentation? To pack the gift original, you do not need to spend money on dear decor and accessories. Sufficiently a little fantasy, several little things and your hands
Have you ever noticed how a person who opens a gift, packed, as if a valuable work of art? And what are you like to get such gifts that are sorry for? Surely you will accept such a present with delight and trepidation.
Paper and ribbons
Often packaging can say about the donant much more than the content itself. After all, wrapping and beautifully drawing up a gift with your own hands, you also invest a part of the soul, heat and care for another person.
And if a person is celebrated by clothes, your present is as to the same extent. «Follow» It is beautiful, and he will definitely stand out among the others. Packaging of gifts with your own hands – valuable skill, which will make you the most anticipated guest and a person who can amaze. Let you do not stop the thought, as if this art is available only to masters who have passed special training in schools on decor and design.
To create your masterpiece, you can combine any colors, textures and elements. If you do not know how with your own hands learn to pack a gift that could surprise a person, you even not necessarily look to attend special master classes. Just look for a photo in the topic.
To work, you can find a large number of paper options for the decor – in a variety of styles, textures and colors. You can choose a simple option, for example, durable crafting paper, and the decor itself is already rich.
You may need tools and materials:
- Paper (choose one-photo to give fantasy will);
- Scissors (better two pairs – large and curly manicures);
- Glue or tape (sufficiently small number);
- Ribbon, hemp rope or twine (depends on the design option);
- Decor elements (they will be discussed below).
You have the opportunity to create a stylish framing from almost everything that is at hand. Take paper, pencil and liquid corrector. Gently Map Pencil Edge with a rubber band in a bottle with white liquid. Apply a pencil to paper, creating a polka dot fabric effect.
Take advantage of the art of queening and make a pair of curls instead of ribbons, attach them with glue to the package. This is the easiest version of the decoration that you will be easy to make in the office, in a lunch break.
The same way of packaging created by your own hands is ideal for a wedding gift. Here it is allowed to add a view of a white ribbon, possibly a flower or a small bow. You can not deal with drawing. Buy paper, on the one hand, for example, red, and on the other – white.
Cut it in half and wrap your gift (it’s best to look at the box) bright face out. On the second piece of paper, make slots in the form of a semidder, wings of butterflies, Christmas trees, angel – an idea for a wedding present or christening children.
Wrap again, but already bright side inside the package. Cut edges Generate outward. You will get a present with volumetric images. Looks like this box very spectacular.
Not only ribbons. Other ways to pack a gift original
If the recipient is your very close person, and not an unfamiliar colleague, do not use ready-made gift bags, factory boxes and too much decor. Having a minimum of elements, you can make a decor that will look much elegant or more fun than all these boring and dull items of decor and mass production tape.
Buy some wires, fabrics, bow, ribbons in the store of goods for Hand-Made. Practically not applying effort, you can make an unusual packaging for gifts. Pofantazy. Remember what is interested in the person you have gathered to give.
For example, if a man like yachts or motorcycles, find wrapping paper with marine or biker theme. If it is difficult to do it, since the culture of gifts is not too developed, you will have to apply your creativity.
So, perfectly shows the way of stamping packaging for gifts. Make ship blanks, fish or anchors. The easiest way is to cut down the circuits from the cardboard. You can find a ready-made themed stamp and in the store. Take a web or wrapping paper of one tone and, using a special paint, apply evenly image.
To make the decoration distinguished the originality, see which magazines have been lying at home. Perhaps among them there is a couple dedicated to travel. Cut from magazines thematic illustrations, palm tree, suitcases, all the same yachts, and get them on your packaging – a box or crafting paper.
Attach small funny things to design – toy, an interesting mini card with congratulations, a label of salt dough, a cute bauble or a tiny box with another gift.
Best Friends of Girls … Bilateral Scotch and Glue
No more reliable «Friends» in preparing packaging than glue and scotch. Engineers admire how much it can be fixed with it. And you can experience all the advantages of these helpers.
Scotch and glue, especially in a pair, perfectly show themselves in working with natural materials: twigs, flowers and other elements that are fashionable to decorate the packaging today to give them an organic look. Use small pieces of scotch so that everything looks carefully, and not as if you just took the box from the delivery service of goods wholesale from China.
Remember only that using these «Effect fixers» should be careful. Do not overdo it. After all, too tightly packaged gift will be difficult to unpack than you can disappoint its recipient.
Scotch will help you very much when you will be your own hand to pack your own hands Gift for a man, Loving only useful things. So, the box can be attached to the little things that are out, for example, carbine.
An excellent addition to the gift will be balloons. Tie a few balls with a tape or secure reliably «Tails» Scotch mercilever. This charges the positive emotions of a person who will give you a shank of such joy.
Inherit beautiful traditions
For consumer culture based on concepts «Bought – Gave – I forgot», The tradition of presenting presents for many years is a formality that does not require a special attitude to this process. But, for example, the Japanese, known for their highly artistic skill with a minimum of tools to produce maximum effect, the tradition of packaging was formed by millennia. Design of gifts in Japan – Ritual with deep meaning.
And often the wrapper itself turns out to be hardly more valuable to the present. When the Japanese creates his own packaging for gifts, it can go to move anything, and the box is often not needed at all. Moreover, complex schemes for which people are collecting gifts with their own hands, they may also not need. For this, two interesting Fogoshiki and Tsutumi methods are applied.
Both methods are based on gift wrapping using fabric or fabric and paper. You can use the simplest packaging technique of gifts, putting a gift on the canvas and just having a gang or nodules with your own hands, or follow the multifaceted art of drapery and creating «Solemn» folds (all twisted on the left side) or looping and curls to hint on what is inside.
Both furoshiki and tsuumi for the Japanese are of particular value. Every year, with the help of these methods, it is possible to preserve thousands of trees and not throw away hundreds of tissue meters – remnants of sewing production. For a nation, often experiencing natural cataclysms, love, respect for nature and the savings of its resources are very important.
For several decades, the industry of the creation of not only a gift decor, and bags, and shackle of stylish, is actively developing here «Avosek» From the subject, which is always at hand – our shawl or scarf. This unusual technique offers a wide variety of schemes for which you can create stylish and harmonious packages, relevant to any event.