Tuesday, 10 December 2019

Wrapping paper

This year I decided I would make our own wrapping paper, then promptly forgot or couldn't be bothered at the time.

We needed some paper but the first few parcels I wrapped and stamped afterwards, didn't work properly on some of the less flat soft parcels - doh!

I unrolled my brown paper at the table and set to stamping it whilst flat. A quick rough and ready first time but I hope to improve:


5 comments:

  1. It’s a wonderful thing to do,, we have made our own as well, not recently but when our children were small I carved stamps into potatoes and did potatoes stamped gift wrap on a huge toll of brown craft paper we were given,, turned out really pretty, I carved holly berries and holly leaves. Thanks fir bringing that memory back for me! Your paper is lovely!

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    1. Thank you and you are welcome. Yes indeed, sight, sound, smell and touch have the power to evoke memories.

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  2. That's lovely! I'd not want to throw it away if it was on a parcel I received.
    xx

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