I Can't Wrap Properly

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    It's Takes Forever!

    even with a perfectly square box to wrap, it takes most of my energy & time to wrap it. even though it takes me that much effort, it still comes out all crappy! how in the world do people manage to wrap perfectly?! it's like an art, like origami or something lol all i know...
    gardenbeauty gardenbeauty
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 27, 2009

    Lord Knows I Try

    but still my packages never come out with those nice smooth, perfect lines and edges. thank goodness for bows and name tags. once you get the top of the box all decorated, it helps take away from any wrapping imperfections. i try not to stress too much, because after all...
    runnagirrl runnagirrl
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Dec 24, 2009

    Can Someone Please Invent A Formula For It?

    I can solve titration equations, tell you what a recombinant DNA is, write a 100 word story in fifteen minutes, but... I can't wrap a present. How pathetic is that?
    DarkAngel123 DarkAngel123
    18-21, F
    May 23, 2010

    Gift Wrapping..

    I don't know exactly how to do it. I usually just guess if I have to..normally i'll just buy a bag and put the gift in that.  I was never really taught how to wrap gifts.  Plus a bag is way easier in my opinion.
    jessjess0625 jessjess0625
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 24, 2009

    Christmas Nightmare..

    I live with my father, and he relies on me to do just about everything (it's more laziness than anything)... So this Christmas I had to wrap presents for my siblings, niece, nephews... Well, I spent probably a good hour trying to wrap one present... It was a nightmare.  It...
    Amay408 Amay408
    18-21, F
    Feb 7, 2010

    My Family Always

     gives me crap D: my present wrapping skillz fail D: i always get tape happy and use too much tape so its almost impossible to open the gifts i give ;D its also fun to watch them try :D christmas entertainment! other than that, somehow they always end up looking ugly :/
    kittycat101303 kittycat101303
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 24, 2009

    L Really Bite At

    wrapping a gift, maybe about 1 in 10 come out as I like, but, you can give me a pile of meat and I can have it properly freezer ready as fast as anyone and as good as anyone.
    coloco coloco
    66-70, M
    Dec 25, 2009

    Gift You Guys, Gifts!

    But I can put a raincoat on little Chron in the pitch black dark if I had too! Ohhhhhh Snappppppp!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 17, 2011

    My Futile Attempts

    I got lots of gift cards this year because I wasn't able to go pick out things myself.  Being the freak that I am however everything has to be wrapped and pretty.   As you know I am left handed and my left hand has huge bruises on them where they were taking blood...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    10 Responses Dec 23, 2009

    Scotch Tape Rocks!

    Scotch tape rocks because no matter how much you suck at wrapping gifts, it keeps everything flat!   I recently gave my best guy-friend a gift. He looked it over from every angle with scientific curiousity and asked "Like tape much?"  Then he laughed and said...
    1LawDog 1LawDog
    41-45, F
    Dec 24, 2009
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