I Like Wrapping Presents

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    I finished wrapping yesterday and right now all the gifts are piled under the tree and they look beautiful - I dont want to pack them away to take to the family.  This year I went for a more modern look - black, bright scarlet red and a third paper with a black background...
    auroraaustralis auroraaustralis
    8 Responses Dec 22, 2008

    Yay Presents!!

    It's almost that time of year again!!  i love to wrap gifts!  i think it's almost more fun than opening my own lol  it's definitely one of my favorite parts of the holidays.  Lately tho i've always been in a rush to get them wrapped...this year it's gonna be...
    KinkyFlower KinkyFlower
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Oct 23, 2008

    Must Be Purdy

    The best part about Christmas and the holiday's ! Any special occasion is wrapping the presents!I used to make my own purdy wrapping paper.Using stamps,leaves use anything pretty I could find! It was like art work to me! Now Christmas is right around the corner....I've ...
    CrystalRainsPearls CrystalRainsPearls
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Dec 15, 2009

    Colour Co-ordinated

    I love wrapping presents and go to extreme lengths for colour co-ordination.  The present is the starting point and I usually try to follow the theme or colours in the gift.  Then theres tissue paper, wrapping paper, bows, ribbons and the card and envelope.  I make...
    auroraaustralis auroraaustralis
    4 Responses Oct 20, 2008

    I'm certainly not the best at it,

    but it's the little things I enjoy the most when it's the holiday season.
    Marowit Marowit
    22-25, F
    Oct 25, 2014

    Everyone Comes to Me =p

    Whenever Christmas and birthdays rolls around in my family everyone comes looking for me, lol. Too wrap all the presents. It must be because I am so good at it lol, and the fact I love doing it and everyone else despises it. ;)
    BlazzinBebe88 BlazzinBebe88
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Oct 23, 2008

    The Best Thing About Any Occasion...

    ... is the gift giving. I love giving gifts. I especially love wrapping them!! It is a huge event for me, the wrapping part of any occasion. I go all out. Ribbons and bows and pretty paper and cards. I love wrapping and do a pretty nice job if I do say so myself lol. For...
    sugarburn sugarburn
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jul 8, 2008

    The Meticulous

    Perhaps it's the meticulous nature of wrapping gifts that makes it fun. The choice of wrapping paper. Its texture, weight, and design. The challenges of the gift's shape.  Seamlessly hiding imperfections. The symmetry in the folding. The minimalist application of tape...
    EPAngela EPAngela
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Dec 11, 2008

    The Love Starts In the Gift

    I am always excited to wrap a present and then give the person the gift. I know they always examine the wrapping, trying to get a clue as to what it is. I donno, its fun and Christmas time i wrap everything, makes it all shiny and collective.
    deleted deleted
    Jun 18, 2008

    Very Satisfying.

    i like wrapping presents. precise folds, neat tucks, pretty paper, shiny ribbons....all of that is right up my alley. plus, my parents used to pay me and my brother to wrap all the Christmas presents. they'd pile all the presents in front of us (except the ones for us...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter
    26-30, F
    Dec 13, 2007

    I Don't Know What Comes Over Me

    I love wrapping presents like there is no tomorrow. I love the smell of wrapping paper and tape. I always pick out really cool wrapping paper and I always pick out a bow that is that person's favorite color. I love putting pretty ribbon on the present and I take the scissors and...
    cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Oct 19, 2008

    Tape Goes Everywhere

    I using get the tape everywhere, but it's fun and I enjoy doing it. Somehow, one year, I managed to wrap my hand up with a present. No idea how that happened.
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 13, 2007

    Has Present?

    Wrapping is ok, but i rather open one. Anyone has a present for me?
    Arorin Arorin
    22-25, M
    Feb 26, 2010

    So Do I...!!! and I suggest you sth...

    There is nothing best than giving and recieving gifts!! The smile on face of your loved one is irreplaceable!! But it's also amzing the whole procedure of wrapping the gifts,taking a good care of their looking and make them look as the best surprise ever!! You show that you...
    just4adream just4adream
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 5, 2008

    Gifts !

    I have just finished! I really enjoyed  wrapping all the presents I have bought. I just love doing them I love seeing all of them wrapped with gift tags and bows.  Now I cant wait to give them to everyone !  : )
    teddypompom teddypompom
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 19, 2008


    thinking of how the person will enjoy the gift!
    GoddessNakiBean GoddessNakiBean
    36-40, F
    Dec 17, 2008

    One of My Favorite Parts of the Season

    I don't know why, but I've always loved wrapping presents.  I love the feeling of knowing that whoever the present is intended for will be quickly trying to get to a present they've seen sitting underneath the Christmas tree for a couple of days, only being able to wonder...
    RandomFortune RandomFortune
    26-30, F
    Jan 29, 2008

    I Really Do

    Call me a dork, but I really enjoy wrapping gifts. I like taking a gift that I've chosen for someone and making it look pretty with bows and paper and ribbons...its just fun! I think one of the reasons that I like wrapping gifts is because I enjoy giving gifts. Which, is why...
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Oct 18, 2008
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