150 Creative DIY Christmas Gift Wrapping Ideas

Here are some creative DIY Christmas gift wrapping ideas. Not only will making your own gift wrap help you save money this holiday season, but it is also a great way to personalize your presents and make them one-of-a-kind.

A lot of the supplies needed for these DIY projects can be found at Dollar Tree. Some examples include:

  • Twine (jute, cotton, red and green twine)
  • Kraft Paper
  • Ribbons (They have a large assortment of Christmas ribbons!)
  • Christmas Gift Wrapping Paper
  • Gift Boxes and Bags (of all shapes and sizes)
  • Burlap
  • Christmas Picks
  • Christmas Pom-Poms
  • Paper Dollies

Materials You May Need:

    • Tacky Glue
    • Glue Pen
    • Hot Glue Gun & Glue Sticks ($3- Walmart)
    • Scissors
    • Tape
    • Paint Brush ($0.50 – Walmart)
  • X-Acto Knife
  • Ruler

Before you begin your DIY project, you should check out this article: How to Wrap a Gift Perfectly

Cute Christmas Gift Wrap Ideas

Easy Reindeer Gift Paper
large red pom pom + sharpie + kraft paper

Snowman Gift Wrap
white gift wrap + sharpie + orange paper + thin ribbon

Ribbon Christmas Tree
red twine + Kraft paper + green glittery ribbon + bead accents

Washi Tape Christmas Tree
washi tape + kraft paper + strips of patterned paper

Candy Bows
baker’s twine + colorful gift paper + m&m’s

Paper Straw Stars
red and white paper straws + baker’s twine + kraft paper

Paper Straw Star
white gift paper + baker’s twine + paper straws

Christmas Lights Garland
Twine + White card stock + kraft paper

Gift Bow Santa

Reindeer Footprint Gift Wrap
sharpie + acrylic paints (red, brown, white, black) + sharpie

Santa Gift Tag

Creative Gift Wrapping with Cricut

Cupcake Liner Christmas Tree
cupcake liners + cotton twine + kraft paper

Snowman Stacked Christmas Gift Boxes


Peppermint Candy Gift Wrap
white raffia + kraft paper + scrapbook Christmas stickers

Festive Wreath Gift Bags
mini wreath + mini bow + paper circle + wide grosgrain ribbon + Kraft treat bags

Christmas Shirt Gift Wrap
red foil wrap + plaid ribbon + buttons + white paper

Wood Bead Snowman
fine-tipped pen + three wooden beads + white yarn + ribbon for scarf

Snowman Stamped Gift Wrapping 
various stamps + glitter + glue + buttons or other accents + twine + kraft paper

Rustic, Woodland & Natural Christmas Gift Wrap Ideas

Rustic Gift Wrap
kraft paper + twine + evergreen sprig + chalkboard clothespins

Potato Stamp Christmas Tree
potato + stamp pad + white wrapping paper

Buffalo Check Christmas Paper
buffalo check gift paper + twine + evergreen clippings & small pinecones + kraft paper

Natural Christmas Wrapping Paper
kraft paper + twine + pinecone and evergreen sprigs + snow spray

Rustic & Natural GIft Wrap
kraft paper + rope + pine clippings + wood star + chalkboard paint + chalk marker

Rustic Chalkboard Gift Wrap
wood slices + chalkboard paint + chalk + black wrapping paper + evergreen + twine

Natural & Neutral Gift Wrap
kraft paper + kraft gift tags + baker’s twine + leaves and pines

Plaid Christmas Gift Wrap
plaid fabric + wood letters + gold paint + Kraft paper + leather cord

Christmas Tree Twigs
twigs + thread + kraft paper

Lint Roller Christmas Tree Stamp
Lint roller + Craft foam + Baker’s twine + Ink pad, green

Evergreen Wreath
baker’s twine + kraft paper + pine clippings + paper ring

Rustic Chalkboard Gift Paper
chalkboard paper + chalk pen + kraft paper + twine

Burlap and Boxwood Wreath
burlap ribbon + twine + free printable banner + craft paper + floral wire + green sprigs

Drop Cloth Gift Wrap
drop cloth + painter’s tape + sewing machine + thread + red fabric paint

Christmas Gift Wrap Ideas
gold letter stickers + twine + Kraft gift tags + Kraft paper + embellishments

Rustic Sheet Music Gift Wrap
twine + pinecone + berry vines or other natural accents + sheet music

Chalkboard Gift Tag Labels

Pinecone Christmas Gift Wrap
black and white gift wrapping + twine + pinecones and leaves + white acrylic paint (for snow on pinecone) + kraft gift tags

Free Printable Gift Paper and Tags
Free chalkboard wrapping paper and gift tag printables

Rustic Snowman Gift Topper
wood slices + green felt + twigs + greenery accents + glitter

Reindeer GIft Wrapping Paper
butcher paper + construction paper + newspaper + twine
Printable reindeer template is here

Holly Berry Christmas Gift Wrap
floral holly berries + kraft pape rand gift tag + evergreen clippings + cotton twine

Woodland Gift Toppers
circle wood disks + white glitter + twigs + white string + mini Christmas village pieces

Gold Star Rustic Gift Wrap
twine + black gift wrapping paper + gold metallic Sharpie

Chalkboard Christmas Wrapping Paper
chalk + twine + chalkboard paper roll

Woodland Gift Wrapping
wood ornament + ribbon + black wrapping paper

Rustic Flannel Christmas Gift Paper
red flannel ribbon + burlap + evergreen sprigs + bead

Mini Boxwood Wreath Gift Topper
Boxwood stems + 10″ grapevine wreaths + Floral wire

DIY Gift Wrap

Brown Paper Gifts

Mini Wooden Bead Wreaths
wood beads + wire + red acrylic paint + yardstick +
baker’s twine + evergreen clippings + Kraft paper

Christmas Card Gift Wrap
baker’s twine + christmas card + Kraft paper + evergreen clippings

Vintage Christmas Gift Wrap Ideas


Vintage Christmas GIft Wrapping
retro stamped letters + kraft paper + baker’s twine + pine clippings + jingle bell

Twine Christmas Gift Wrap
jute twine + kraft paper + alphabet stamps and stamp pad + Christmas button

Yarn Gift Wrap
yarn + glue + kraft paper

Newspaper Christmas Gift Wrapping Paper
newspaper + ribbon
Here is how to make the rose

Brown Paper Bag Christmas Gift
Twine + Stamp pad + Paper bags + Hole puncher + Alphabet stamps + Green clippings

Map Christmas Paper
map + red cord + button

Sheet Music Gift Wrapping
jingle bells + music sheet paper + black ribbon

Clay Gift Tag
kraft paper + twine + evergreen + wood rectangle + black Sharpie

Felt Rose Gift Wrap
felt + twine + kraft paper

Doily Gift Wrap
kraft paper + small dolly + narrow red ribbon

Vintage Typewriter Gift Paper
kraft paper + ribbon twine + tissue paper printed with old-fashioned typewriter type

Four Paint Brush Gift Ideas 

Rustic Doily Gift Wrap
twine + kraft paper + pinecones + holly berry branch + dried fruit + paper dolly
Here is how to make the dried orange slice

Vintage Doily Gift Wrapping
paper dollies + kraft paper + string + alphabet stamps and stamp pad

Photo Collage Gift Paper
Create a collage with PicMonkey and get a large print at Staples Print Shop

Christmas Tags

Modern, Elegant & Glam Christmas Gift Wrapping Ideas

Glittery Monogrammed Gift Tags
You can get the glittery chipboard letters at Walmart in the ornament section for $1 each.

Easy Christmas Gift Wrapping Ideas

Paper Gift Bag
washi tape + gift wrapping paper + bag handle from shopping bag

Pretty Christmas Bow Tutorial 

Polka Dot Kraft Paper
white stamp pad + pencil + ribbon + floral accents + kraft paper

Easy Gift Wrap and Gift Tag Stickers 

Simple Metallic Gift Wrap
twine + gold washi tape + kraft star + gold marker + 3/4 inch circle labels + gold paint + gold ribbon + gold thread

Washi Tape Gift Wrap
washi tape + thin ribbon + printable tag + embellishment

Glittery Kraft Paper Presents
spray adhesive + glitter + Kraft paper + painter’s tape

Dollar Tree Christmas Gift Wrap
ribbons + paper + small round ornaments + string

Other Christmas Gift Wrap Ideas

Cupcake Liner Bow
cupcake liners + doilies + red thin ribbon + white wrapping paper + glue

DIY Gift Bag
Rectangle hole punch + Ribbon + Wrapping paper

Felt Berry Embellishments
Green felt + gold jingle bells + red string + kraft paper

DIY Christmas Treat Bag
old sweater + ribbon + Christmas pick +
sewing machine

Felt Bows

Watercolor Holly Gift Topper
holly leaf templates + textured cream cardstock + watercolor pencils + red crepe paper + floral wire + floral tape

Fabric Gift Bow
fabric scraps + garland tie + baker’s twine

Red & White Gift Wrap

Christmas Tree Garland
Paper card stock + sewing machine + rubber eraser + stamp pad

Stitched Up Star Gift Wrap
kraft paper + sewing machine + star template + scissors + confetti/tinsel pieces

Calligraphy Gift Wrapping Paper
kraft paper + Sharpie

Cozy Gift Wrap

Painted Kraft Paper
white and black acrylic paints + kraft paper

Paper Snowflakes
Kraft paper + cotton twine + printer paper

Frugal Kraft Paper & Red Ribbon Gift Wrapping
kraft paper + red ribbon + gold metallic Sharpie
Learn how to tie the perfect bow

Christmas Shaped Gift Bags
kraft paper + needle + thread

Simple Ornament Gift Wrap
white gift paper + twine + mini round ornament

Anthropologie Pom Pom Gift Wrap
kraft paper + Baker’s twine + mini Pom Poms

Poka Dot & Pom Pom Gift Wrap
yarn + pencil eraser + stamp pad + kraft paper
Here is how to make the pom pom

DIY Glitter Gift Wrapping Paper
spouncer + glitter + glue + kraft paper

Celery Stamp
celery + white stamp pad + kraft paper

Recycled Magazine Bow
magazine + kraft paper

Gingerbread Gift Tags & Garlands
gingerbread biscuits + narrow ribbon + kraft and red wrapping paper

Duct Tape Red Bow
Kraft paper + Tape + Duct tape

DIY Folded Gift Box
red felt + red bow

Paper Star Garland
card stock + string + star punch + kraft paper

Fabric Gift Wrap
fabric + ribbons or other accents

Paper Star Garland
paper + white string + kraft paper + star template. Use a paper star garland instead of a ribbon

Grocery Bag Christmas Gift Wrapping Paper
trader Joe’s grocery bags + peppermint twine + white gift tags

Snowflake Christmas Gift Wrapping
brown craft paper + cotton twine + white buttons + white printer paper.
Here is a tutorial for how to make the snowflake

Monogrammed Gift Card Holders
kraft paper + brown baking cups + red felt + old book + vinyl letter stickers + toilet paper rolls

Paper Straw Snowflake
pipe cleaners + paper straws + beads + snowflake sticker + baker’s twine

Kraft Paper Gift Wrap
Brown craft paper + Used book + Utility knife + Alphabet templates

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