Woven Gift Wrapping Paper

Arts and Crafts

What You Need: 

  •  Chart paper of different colours - 3 to 4
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • Glue
  • Ruler
  • Newspaper
Method:
  • Use newspaper to wrap your gift.
  • Cut several strips of chart paper each measuring 0.5inches in width.
  • Place 6 strips of one colour horizontally and use any other colour strip to start weaving.
  • Refer to the next image for how it should look.
  • Take another strip and weave it from above, looping it inside-out till the end.
  • Repeat the steps for 2 more strips of paper.
  • Apply glue to the back of the strips and stick them on your gift.
  • Fold the sides with 4 strips over the gift and stick them to the bottom with tape.
  • Take the side with 6 strips and weave it as shown earlier.
  • Overlap the strips to create a mesh.
  • Stick the edges of the strips.