Punched Ribbon Gift Wraps
SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
- Fiskars® punches
- Punchable ribbon
- Scrapbook papers, wrapping paper
- Cardstock for tags
- Alphabet stickers & brads
- Xyron® machine: 5" with permanent adhesive cartridge
- Paper trimmer
- Double-sided tape
- Scissors, scallop-edged
- Adhesive dots
- Hole punch
DIRECTIONS: Wrap packages with standard wrapping paper or scrapbooking paper.
SILVER & GREEN PACKAGE: Attach strips of holiday paper where ribbon will be placed with double-sided tape. Punch strips of ribbon. Attach over paper, joining at top of package. Make ribbon bow & secure with narrow green ribbon. Wrap short strip of green ribbon around bow center, secure with adhesive dots. Attach to package with adhesive dots. Punch design in bow & tails. Punch design in silver tag. Attach holiday paper underneath with double-sided tape. Attach stickers and brads.
HOLLY PACKAGE: Wrap in scrapbook paper and attach ribbon to package. Cut a 10" length of red ribbon, crease at the center and attach an adhesive dot on the crease. Fold each end of the ribbon to cover half the adhesive dot. Cut a 9" length of paper & punch the design. Fold & attach to the red ribbon. Make a red ribbon ring. Attach on top. Attach to the package with adhesive dots. Cut a top-fold card. Scallop the front edge. Punch design 3 times. Attach paper inside tag. Punch a hole and tie on a ribbon.
GREEN GINGERBREAD MAN PACKAGE: Punch gingerbread men from papers & ribbon. Run through Xyron® machine to make stickers & attach to wrapped package. For the tag, cut 2 rectangles of green cardstock and attach a smaller white rectangle on each. Adhere 3 gingerbread men on the front of the top layer; punch a hole in the corner & tuck under bow.