Sunday, November 17, 2013

Just Wrap It: 3 Simple Steps

1. Add your ingredient to a bag or box.
2. Write the instructions or message on a tag.
3. Attach your tag and an ornament or accessory to your gift with a ribbon.

More ideas for simple, creative gifts from your kitchen here.

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Just Wrap It: Happy Trails

This month is "Just Wrap It" week where we're excited to bring you a taste of the sorts of recipes you'll find in Just Wrap It - D.I.Y. gift mixes from your kitchen. We'll give you directions on how to package the gift mix to give away for the holidays. You'll be giving the gift of a mix from your very own kitchen! So feel free to mix it up and add ingredients you like! All of the packaging you'll need for these gifts can be found at Creative Packaging!

Here's our Happy Trails Mix!

You'll need: A cardboard-bottom bag, ribbon, a tag, a pen, a mixing bowl, and all of your favorite trail mix ingredients (i.e. cereal, candy, pretzels, Chex Mix, gold fish, Cheezits, etc.)

1. Mix all of your trail mix ingredients together in a large mixing bowl.

2. Scoop the trail mix into your cardboard-bottom bag. Fill it about half to 3/4 of the way full.

3. Twist the plastic at the top of bag.

4. Tie a bow with ribbon around the twisted plastic.

 5. Write a tag with a personalized message.

6. Attach your tag to the ribbon on your bag.


Friday, November 1, 2013

November is Just Wrap It month!

November is the month to "Just Wrap It"! We'll give you some wonderful ideas for packaging dry mixes and gifts from your kitchen to gift for the holidays. In addition to that, every purchase you make in Creative Packaging stores gets you 50 percent off the hard copy of Just Wrap It! 

DID YOU KNOW: "Just Wrap It - D.I.Y. gift mixes from your kitchen" by Creative Packaging founder Joanna Palmer is also available for your iPhone, iPad and Amazon Kindle? Just $9.99!

On your iPhone or iPad, visit the iBooks app and search for "Just Wrap It." - OR visit Amazon to download for your Kindle or Kindle Fire:

You can also purchase the hard copy online direct from our website! Click here: