Friday, May 26, 2017

DIY Paper Bow and Wrapping Paper

A friend of mine just had a baby and I got her a gift, diapers.  I know boring, but this is her 3rd little girl and she has EVERYTHING, so as a fellow mom of many, I went for the practical gift of something she needs rather that just more stuff; diapers to the rescue!!  I had the dilemma of the wrapping, I could get her a cute bag, or buy some wrapping paper that is all about baby, but then I got my box in the mail from Paper House Productions and it was all baby papers....I knew I had to make something with it.  So with this dilemma of no baby wrapping paper or bag, I thought I can fix that!

Welcome to the Xyron and Paper House Productions blog Co-Hop, there are so many amazing designers all apart of this and I am on the last day of the hop, so make sure you got back and check out all the other amazing projects from both companies!!

With a paper bag from Target and my bag of diapers, I set out to wrap the present for this wonderful new baby girl.  Now the next problem, I had baby boy colors for papers, so I added in a little pink paper from the Home Front Girl collection from Paper House Productions to the bow, and boom a baby girl wrapped present.

Here is a video on how to wrap your own present using a paper bag and some scrapbook supplies.

My Xyron Creative Station and Mega Runner were the perfect adhesive for wrapping this cute little present.  I tried to use clear tape and it kept un-sticking, but the adhesive from Xyron held tight!

I sprinkled in some little puffy stickers from the Hello Baby collection (same as the striped and dotted papers) to the present, and I added in the fun little 3D Shimmers tag that lights up to the present for the two older girls to play with.  That giraffe is just too cute!!


Give away time!!  Both companies are giving away some amazing products, so here is the skinny...

Each company is going to giveaway a Xyron Mega Runner, The One Big Happy Family Collection, and the Click Flipalbum. Below, is how you can enter for both giveaways!  These are some amazing products and you are going to want to get your hands on them!!!

1) To enter the Xyron giveaway all you need to do is leave a comment on any (or all) Paper House  projects on the Xyron FB page this week.

2) To enter the Paper House giveaway all you need to do is go to their blog (specifically the Xyron Hop blog posts) and enter through Rafflecopter.

Thanks for stopping on by!!

Supplies Used
Interested in the supplies I used in this project?  Most are listed below and some are affiliate links, which generates a me little commission (at not extra cost to you at all) when you click on the link and make a purchase.  Affiliate and product disclosure can be found here.

1 comment:

  1. Bows are an awesome way to use use paper strips! TFS!


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