When I'm shopping for gifts for my friends and family, I abide by one rule and one rule only: Everything I purchase must be packaged in a perfectly rectangular box. Even if I find the perfect gift for someone, if it looks hard to wrap, I will seriously reconsider buying it because, frankly, nobody has the time to spend wrangling oddly-shaped gifts into enough paper and tape to conceal their contents. Wrapping anything that is not in a precisely square box is basically a nightmare, but there are plenty of gift wrapping hacks to wrap those oddly shaped gifts right at your fingertips.
With grocery bag decorating, ornament filling, and cardboard repurposing now in play, all of your gift-wrapping-induced headaches will fly out the window. Even if you're stuck wrapping stuffed animals, tiny knick-knacks, or otherwise tedious-to-wrap gifts, you have nothing to worry about. You could make it through the holidays without even touching a roll of wrapping paper. For a lot of these creative gift wrapping hacks, you can even enlist your little one's help. Call it "Santa's Workshop" and turn present wrapping into a fun holiday activity for the family.
So go ahead and save all of your wrapping for the last second with no stress because these 10 crafty gift wrapping tricks will have all of your presents ready to go in no time at all.