Fed up with boring gift-wrap ideas? Ideal Home’s Style Editor shows us how to make charming decorative tape bunting to pretty up your gifts.
Step 1. Cut a length of baker’s twine that is long enough to wrap around your gift multiple times. Tear off a small piece of decorative washi tape (approx 4 cm) and fold in half between the twine sticking the two sticky sides together.
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Step 2. Repeat several times at regular intervals with alternative decorative tapes perhaps in different colours or patterns.
Step 3: Cut each piece of tape from the corners at an angle, cutting out small triangles to create a flag effect.
Step 4: Once complete, attach one end of the string of bunting flags to your gift using a piece of the same tape and wrap the remaining around several times securing the other end in the same way.