Are you looking for a fun way to connect with other crafters in the community? Perhaps you are looking for a way to spend some time with family or friends as the holidays close in on us. Consider having a gift-wrapping party. This is different from wrapping gifts traditionally since it will be wrapping gifts with burlap. Why burlap? It’s creative, natural, chic, and rustic. It is a great way to spend time with others and show them an alternative to using paper wrapping paper. Burlap is a great choice for many reasons.
It reduces waste. Traditionally, people spend countless hours wrapping gifts for others for it to be ripped off in a matter of seconds and thrown away. This creates a tremendous amount of waste that is not god for the environment. By using burlap, that waste is reduced significantly as it can be used several times over. Further, if it is thrown away, it is biodegradable and will not harm the environment.
Burlap is flexible. Burlap can be used in several ways to wrap gifts. In addition to traditional wrapping, burlap can be used as a gift bag, as ribbon, or a bow. The fun doesn’t end there! Burlap can be cut small to wrap stocking stuffers as well or to use as an accent for a gift.
Burlap is durable. If you are shipping gifts to others, you don’t have to worry about it arriving with ripped paper. Burlap is a very strong fabric that is able to withstand all the bumps of having to travel a distance. You can ship gifts without the worry of how it will look once it arrives at its destination.
You can have fun with it. For those who are faithful to a certain theme, you don’t have to worry that using burlap will throw things off. For one, the natural color of burlap will match with virtually any color scheme. Also keep in mind that burlap can be dyed. You can make burlap any color you want so that it matches your decorations. In addition to changing its color, you can use a variety or embellishments to decorate your gifts.
Burlap is a modest fabric, but it definitely makes a bold statement. Friends and family will be amazed at how well it works for wrapping gifts. Mostly, it is a great way to bring out everyone’s creativity. Visit Jutemill for all your burlap needs and have fun with it.