Today I learned the most amazing skill. I can now say that I can wrap gifts without having to use tape, and it looks even better than traditional wrapping. It is done through a series of folds and tucks and is amazing. Here is a little snippet of how its done.
And voila! You insert a card in the pocket. Really cute. Everyone said that this was the most difficult style, but I thought it was the easiest. I will never use tape again!! haha
I finished a little bit earlier, so here is a sneak peak of the classroom that we use.
Next we practiced using single sided ribbon to make bows. I have mad bow making skills now...well kind of.
Finally it was furoshiki time! I love, love, love this part of class. We learned how to make wine bottles more presentable for either dinner parties or for gift giving.
Wine bottle before:
Wine bottle after:
Rather elegant don't you think? Now I just need someone to invite me over so I can gift some beautiful wine.