Green Gift Wrap: Reused and Reusable Wrap

You can stop buying virgin wrapping paper and plastic bows.

| November/December 2009

  • Trash Bag Gift Wrap
    Photo By Michelle Galins
  • Button and String Wrap
    Photo By Michelle Galins
  • Cookie Cutter Gift Wrap
    Photo By Michelle Galins

You can stop buying virgin wrapping paper and plastic bows. Wrapping gifts with reused and reusable items means less waste and a more creative presentation.

Trash bag gift wrap 

Materials
• Printed plastic bag
• Long twist-tie
• Mesh fruit bag

Tools
• Scissors



Bow

1. Using craft scissors, cut off plastic bag’s bottom seam, handles and one side seam.






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