Valentine hack: Sweet and simple gift wrapping

Not only is Mary's gift-wrapping idea nice and simple, it's "green," too.

Skip the expensive wrapping paper and wrap your gift in a brown paper bag. Tape a doily on top and then apply a heart sticker. Finish off with kitchen twine. beautiful!

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  1. Dana says

    Paper-bag wrapping paper also makes a nice vehicle for potato stamps and tempera paint. It’s thick enough the paint usually won’t seep through.