How to Gift Wrap a Round Item
Ever wondered how to gift wrap a round item efficiently and easily? Well, here's how you can do it really easily. Often when you're wrapping gifts you find you've too much paper as you've reached the end point, spoiling the look. The secret to wrapping any odd-shaped, or awkward shaped items is to take a look at how the big companies do it. International, global, leading brands spend thousands of pounds designing their packaging and working out the most efficient - and visually pleasing - way of achieving the end result.
If you want to gift wrap a round item, then one great design idea to copy is how a Cadbury's Chocolate Orange is wrapped. Once wrapped, the chocolate orange retains its shape, but there's no bulky wedge of paper at all.
So, what is the secret to gift wrapping a round item? Simply cut the paper into an octagon - an eight-sided shape! This shape means you can wrap the round item neatly,without having to grapple with a huge bundle of paper at the end - I'm sure you've received gifts in the past that've resembled pineapples as the giver has had to "do something" with all those leftover ends!
Image Credit » Author's Photo: My Chocolate Orange Wrapper, Photo Taken With my Camera