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20+ Easy and Affordable Gift Wrapping Ideas for this Holiday Season

Don’t you love giving beautifully wrapped Christmas presents? We’re sharing over 20 easy and affordable gift wrapping ideas you need!

Have you ever received a present that looks almost too pretty to open?

We’re always in awe over the creativity some people have when it comes to wrapping a gift.

Honestly, you can give an ordinary present in an extraordinary way and the recipient will feel so special.

If a gift is presented in a pretty package does it really matter what’s inside?

Although we love to wrap gorgeous packages, we don’t want to spend a fortune doing so!

Because wrapping supplies could quickly get expensive and we’re all about budget-friendly ideas here at Simply2Moms!

If you love to give gifts that are beautifully wrapped like we do but also need affordable and easy ideas then this blog post is for you.

10 Days of Christmas Inspiration

Can you believe it’s already Day 8?

We hope you’ve been enjoying our 10 days of Christmas ideas so far.

If you’ve missed any of the previous days just click the title links below and get ready to be inspired.

We joined a group of friends to bring you these ideas for the holidays to help you prepare because we know just how busy this time of year can be!

We also know you probably won’t be decorating today so be sure to save any ideas you love so you can refer back to them later.

Check back each day for more inspiration!

Gift Wrap Hack: DIY Personalized Ribbon| Thistlewood Farms

stack of gifts with wrapping supplies under lit tree

Don’t spend tons of money wrapping gifts.

KariAnne shares how to personalize them for pennies instead with this simple DIY gift wrap hack.

Wait until you see her unique idea!

Inexpensive Gift Wrapping Ideas | Simply2Moms

wrapped present in red and white diagonal striped paper with white yarn bow

Want your gifts to look cute without breaking the bank?

Check out these simple and inexpensive gift wrapping ideas using yarn!

You’ll be amazed at how many packages you can wrap and the different ways to decorate them.

Scented Gift Tags | Stacy Ling Bricks ‘n Blooms

DIY gift tags with fresh cut greens

Want a beautiful and budget-friendly way to personalize your holiday gifts this year?

Wait until you see how easy these scented Christmas gift tags DIY are to make!

Stacy shares her secret to pretty handmade gift tags everyone on your list would love to receive.

Natural Gift Wrap Ideas | The Cottage on Bunker Hill

supplies for stamping gift tags with greenery

Jennifer shares her natural holiday gift wrap ideas that are both beautiful and affordable.

Two of our favorite things!

Her ideas give your presents a handmade touch which we just love.

We can’t wait to try some of her ideas too!

Easy and Beautiful Christmas Gift Wrapping | Cottage in the Mitten

colorful Christmas bows and paper wrapped gifts

Kim shares her tips for how to wrap the perfect gift from choosing a color scheme to tieing the ribbons.

She says that with just a little effort, you too can create beautifully wrapped gifts.

Receiving and giving a beautifully wrapped package can bring so much joy.

5 Sustainable Gift-Wrapping DIY Package Toppers | The Pond’s Farmhouse

DIY fabric trees gift toppers

Rachel is the queen of crafting…anytime we need a new idea we head to her blog in search of some inspiration.

She’s a fan of recycling scrap fabric, so she decided to make some sustainable gift-wrapping DIY projects using scrap fabrics.

You have to check out her eco-friendly wrapping ideas which are budget-friendly and super easy to make.

5 Easy Ways to Make Your Gift Wrapping Look Thoughtful | Robyn’s French Nest

decorated Christmas tree with wrapped presents underneath

Gift wrapping doesn’t have to be time consuming in order to look thoughtful and extra special, nor should it overwhelm your season.

Check out Robyn’s 5 amazing and budget-friendly ideas for easy Christmas gift wrapping this holiday season!​

We’re in love with that gorgeous green paper!

5 Secrets To Pretty Gift Wrapping | She Gave it a Go

wrapped present with tan paper and white bow

Are you wanting to create beautiful presents this holiday season?

Brendt shares 5 secrets to pretty gift wrapping that are easy to apply and will create that gorgeous gift look you are hoping for.

You have to go read her post to see where she got her professional gift wrap tips!

Free Holiday Printables Bundle | The Tattered Pew

wrapped gift in tartan plaid paper with green velvet ribbon and printed gift tag

Kelly shows you how to make your loved ones feel special with personalized tags and place cards this Christmas.

A holiday printables bundle can help you be more intentional about your time and love for others.

Use her free printables not only for your holiday gifts but also for table settings, menus, and more.

More Christmas Planning and Gift Giving Ideas

Need gift ideas this year? Check out our lists and stay organized with our planners too!

If you have any questions or suggestions, contact me or leave a comment!

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