When you were 5, everyone told you your slapdash method of wrapping presents was adorable. But if you’ve grown up and haven’t improved your technique, your subpar wrapping efforts are just embarrassing. Maybe it’s time you sat down and learned how to wrap your presents decently.
Real Simple takes you through the process step by step. As you’d figure given the name of the source, there’s not much to the process, but it’s all about nailing the details.
Little touches the guide recommends, such as centering the box on the paper before deciding where to make your cut, as well as folding the edges of cut wrapping paper to make them even, can make the difference between looking like a gift wrapping slob or expert.
How to Wrap a Present [Real Simple]