Holidays have swiftly passed leaving memorable experiences in the heart for family, friends and loved ones. We are now one year merrier, happier and more experienced on the path we called life; we are now one year away from the next Christmas too and while we`ve enjoyed the jolly Christmas wrapping paper with the red-nosed reindeer and Santa in the midst of the holiday we slowly realize now that until next Christmas, the leftovers are not necessarily useful; a birthday gift would be a small exception. The crafting enthusiast needs activity these days though, sufficient time has passed since its last craft and he simply needs something extraordinary these days.
17 Epic ways to reuse holiday wrapping paper leftovers follow in a list curated with care, it contains great items that can slowly help you shape the extraordinary from this small, simple, colorful element, cast a glance !
1. create paper hats for your next party
Paper cones of great color are a great item to craft in advance and whether they`ll be used in your next Christmas Party or in an anniversary soon to come you simply cannot build enough. The leftovers can shape really great-different hats, enjoy diversity in colors and patterns !
Full Tutorial @ brit.co
2. prepare confetti full of color
A simple file destroyer will do all the work and regardless of size, any leftovers can be used as confetti !
The same technique can be used as a packaging material too, ship that late Christmas gift securely with no effort !
Tutorial in full @ onegoodthingbyjillee.com
3. color and Depth in furniture
The right texture or pattern can beautifully animate your furniture, replenishing and refreshing a piece of furniture that might look old, outdated without ruining it`s composition, without necessarily changing the item at all. One drawer can receive the pattern only to surface it upon opening, enhancing the simple experience.
Tutorial @ jewelsathome.com
Tutorial @ iheartorganizing.blogspot.com
Tutorial @ inmyownstyle.com
4. bunting decorations for festive moments
All celebrations require color, joy and a bountiful decorations ought to help. Pieces of wrapping paper can aid in this endeavor too, bringing great patterns forward. The small form factor of a triangle garland for example can easily repurpose many of the leftovers thanks to the triangle form factor.
Tutorial @ centsationalgirl.com
5. Prepare holiday decorations in advance
A sphere could receive and recycle paper, wrapping paper included. The colorful leftovers can beautifully enhance your decor piece.
Tutorial @ offbeatandinspired.com
6. accent tags for upcoming birthdays
Gifts, birthdays, special occasion will be held this year too and with simple white cardboard and wrapping paper leftovers you could craft personalized tags for future opportunities, do your best to share color in this world.
7. embrace flowers bouquets
Nothing simpler, leftover wrapping paper can enhance your flower bouquet in a hurry, use it to your advantage.
Tutorial @ brewedtogether.com
8. serving trays ready
A simple serving trays can be beautified with the right patterns, shape the right composition and present breakfast in style.
Tutorial @ thoughtfullysimple.com
9. Stylish storage unit born shoe box
The pattern is there, so is the color, use it to obtain a new storage container.
Tutorial @ sincerelysarad.com
10. dinner parties can now use your wrapping paper
Napkin rings ought to be realized in a few minutes, simply grab the scotch tape and get them rolling.
11. cluster of color in beautiful rosettes
Tutorial @ lauraashley.com
12. stylish coffee table revamp – color in a new counter
Tutorial @ refunkmyjunk.com
13. Bows for a beautiful gift
Template and Tutorial @ liagriffith.com
14. fresh new magazine holder
Cereal boxes crafts are a great solution to multiple storage problems, they`re often emphasized by washi tape and wrapping paper and here too this unspoken rule surfaces for the better of the craft world.
Tutorial @ thesitsgirls.com
15. change everything with paper MEDALLIONS
Regardless of scale these ornaments surprise the individual, their simple geometric pattern beautifies the space that adorns them easily, seamlessly.
Tutorial @ elli.com
16. ribbons from one strip
One strip of wrapping paper can hold your next ribbon, the one ought to enhance that special gift that you are preparing for a while now.
Tutorial @ twoyellowbirdsdecor.blogspot.com
17. wrapping paper scraps become baby mobile for NURSERY
A craft that requires a little bit of time and a little bit of effort to surface an extraordinary craft. This baby mobile nursery can beautify the memories of your child, it can become a focal point in the nursery and a color accent to guide the child towards beautiful dreams, toward the extraordinary.
The crafts above are simple yet extraordinary efficient, the small new items resulted are there as a tag of authenticity, crafts that any individual would adore, crafts that require little time and effort yet a big heart to materialize. How do you see them and how do you reuse holiday wrapping paper leftovers? We would love to hear from you in the comment section below !