Cut shapes from tissue paper or the top ply of dinner/cocktail napkins. Cover the surface of an ironing board with paper towels; place a sheet of waxed paper on top. Arrange shapes on waxed paper, and cover with another sheet of waxed paper. Cover with more paper towels. Run an iron, set to medium heat (NO steam), lightly over the layers to fuse. Could use wrapping paper shapes, etc to match theme of event. Read more at Marthastewart.com: Heart-Covered Waxed Paper How-To - Martha Stewart…
Cupcake Take Along...Cupcake tote side. you'll need: 2 sheets red card stock (to wrap cake mix), 1 sheet white card stock, ribbon, scor-tape, tubes of sprinkles, 1sheet raspberry fizz cardstock, doodads to dress it up a bit, glassine bag filled w/decorative heart candies, basic magnetic closure.
Are you feeling the urge to go bow-less? Who needs a bow? Spell out your message in big graphic cut out letters…plain letters on busy paper or the reverse, pattern paper letters on plain wrapping paper. Spell something appropriate to the season or to the recipient. Fun!
"Life is a lot like a roll of toilet paper: the closer you get to the end, the quicker it goes. Don't take any crap on your birthday!" Toilet paper tied up with treats in a cellophane bag makes a fabulous over the hill gift.