Recycled Gift Wrap

12 Dec

Susan T's Kitchen

Too much paper ends up in the landfill. Back in the old days our Grandparents would use whatever paper was available to wrap a gift, such as newspapers and paper bags. So why not bring back an old-time tradition, save yourself some money and help out mother earth.  For this particular package I used an old map. It is a fun and thoughtful way to wrap a gift in memories of places visited. If you use store-bought wrapping paper ask your family to carefully open the package so you can save the paper to re-use next year along with the ribbons!  You can also use  wrapping paper to line drawers,  or as book covers, or even shred the paper to fill packages that contain fragile items you plan to ship.

Photo by: Susan T's Kitchen Photo by: Susan T’s Kitchen

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2 Responses to “Recycled Gift Wrap”

  1. Clanmother December 12, 2016 at 8:46 pm #

    A great idea!!! Very creative.

    • Susan T's Kitchen December 13, 2016 at 12:39 am #

      Reuse and Recycle!!! Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to you!

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