Back to School: Tips + Tricks

By jill August 19, 2015.

September is right around the corner and before we know it the kids will be back in school. To add some fun to the same old back to school list, check out these few ways of using gift wrap to spice up school supplies:Book-Stack-Gif_blog-I know back in my day we had to wrap text books in brown paper grocery bags. Why not add some fun flare to this boring task? Any gift wrap can work well for this project and kids can wrap and re-wrap text books by the seasons if they want! The possibilities are endless. Check out our extensive selection of gift wrap here.

Another fun project to do is to make a pen + pencil holder.


Grab a cleaned out coffee can and pick out a gift wrap design that you'd like to use to create your holder, we used Spectacular Spectrum. Trim the wrap to the width of the can and use double stick tape to attach it and wrap around the can.

IMG_2558-blogVoila! An easy, decorative and inexpensive pen + pencil holder, great for a child's desk at school, a customized teacher's gift, or any desk alike.

What are you doing to get ready for back to school? And are you using gift wrap? Comment below to let us know!

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