Well, it needed a gift bag. Something humble and recycled. So I grabbed an old Amazon Fresh grocery bag.
To cover the logo, a vintage book page was glued to the front of the bag. I like to reference the gift in the gift's packaging whenever possible, so a book page seemed to make sense. The edge of the torn page was left rough to sort of "embrace" the whole "re-purposed" and "making do" aesthetic.
The Sweetheart Wreath was then wrapped in tissue from an old dress pattern and placed in the bag, and the handle was tied with a scrap of jute webbing. The package still needed a little something, so a felt flower was tied on with a bit of thrifted seam tape.
Do you think my friend will like her gift?
I hope she likes it...
I think she will.
Here is a sneak peak of one of many projects on my work desk today.
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