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#4605193 - 12/16/17 09:26 AM Christmas presents: wrap, box or bag?
ZZman Offline


Registered: 03/17/08
Posts: 5506
Loc: Michigan
What will most of your Christmas presents be packaged in?
Wrapped package
Gift box
Gift bag

For us it will be sloppily wrapped presents as usual.... smile

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#4605199 - 12/16/17 09:29 AM Re: Christmas presents: wrap, box or bag? [Re: ZZman]
97f150 Offline


Registered: 02/24/05
Posts: 1807
Loc: Southeast Louisiana
This year they are wrapped except for the ones that cant be wrapped, those are bagged. The only reason they are wrapped is because my girlfriend offered to wrap them, if not for that they would be bagged or draped with a sheet.
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#4605211 - 12/16/17 09:38 AM Re: Christmas presents: wrap, box or bag? [Re: ZZman]
MCompact Offline


Registered: 07/21/02
Posts: 4063
Loc: KY
Bag.
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#4605213 - 12/16/17 09:38 AM Re: Christmas presents: wrap, box or bag? [Re: ZZman]
Rolla07 Offline


Registered: 11/05/11
Posts: 4672
Loc: MTL, CANADA
Gift bag if I have to handle it. The wife will wrap stuff. I hate wrapping gifts!! Am terrible at it..
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#4605215 - 12/16/17 09:40 AM Re: Christmas presents: wrap, box or bag? [Re: ZZman]
Ducked Offline


Registered: 10/25/12
Posts: 4083
Loc: Taiwan
Aluminium foil. Tends to hold its shape which makes wrapping easier.

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#4605223 - 12/16/17 09:46 AM Re: Christmas presents: wrap, box or bag? [Re: ZZman]
JustN89 Offline


Registered: 06/27/17
Posts: 321
Loc: DFW
Honestly.. I'm exceptionally lazy when it comes to gifts. I generally order all of them off Amazon and don't even bother wrapping the box. LOL That is, unless my wife tells me that I can't do that and wraps them for me. thumbsup

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#4605260 - 12/16/17 10:21 AM Re: Christmas presents: wrap, box or bag? [Re: ZZman]
funflyer Offline


Registered: 06/26/14
Posts: 673
Loc: Northern Arizona
For the family members under 10 we wrap because it's fun to watch them rip and tear. For everyone else we use bags.
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#4605336 - 12/16/17 12:09 PM Re: Christmas presents: wrap, box or bag? [Re: ZZman]
bdcardinal Offline


Registered: 06/03/05
Posts: 10815
Loc: Santa Barbara, CA
If I order from Amazon, I let them wrap for me.
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#4605373 - 12/16/17 12:58 PM Re: Christmas presents: wrap, box or bag? [Re: ZZman]
Marco620 Offline


Registered: 02/25/14
Posts: 1972
Loc: Deplorable in KS/ fly over
Already gave her the backup camera,heated blanket and shooting accessories ahead because she wanted it now. Ill be content if we can sleep in till noon on Xmas without relatives calling.
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#4605397 - 12/16/17 01:23 PM Re: Christmas presents: wrap, box or bag? [Re: ZZman]
cb_13 Offline


Registered: 07/24/11
Posts: 897
Loc: Missouri
I prefer to use bags but Iím cheap so theyíll probably be wrapped. Before I was married I always saved gift bags I received gifts in to reuse. Now that Iím married with kids thereís not much room in the house and my wife thinks Iím a hoarder already, so they get thrown out.

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#4605407 - 12/16/17 01:31 PM Re: Christmas presents: wrap, box or bag? [Re: cb_13]
Kira Offline


Registered: 08/19/10
Posts: 4919
Loc: Champlain/Hudson Valley
I wrap gifts in brown paper, news paper or white packing paper.

My friendly question is, "Do you want a better gift or fancy paper?"

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#4605456 - 12/16/17 02:32 PM Re: Christmas presents: wrap, box or bag? [Re: ZZman]
pandus13 Offline


Registered: 08/12/11
Posts: 2908
Loc: Chicago,IL,USA
this year, they'll be packed in .... Warm weather .....

Promise not to send a picture of me wadding in my shorts.....

remember:
Feliz Navidad and Yo quiero una pina collada

P.S. if Santa is not sleeping at 4 am, some stealth boxes may appear under a certain artificial tree
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#4605644 - 12/16/17 05:20 PM Re: Christmas presents: wrap, box or bag? [Re: ZZman]
Silk Online   content


Registered: 07/26/03
Posts: 4398
Loc: New Zealand
The last few years we have been wrapping them in material, like scarves etc. Someone unwraps a present, someone else discretly picks up the scarf and disapears, comes back with a present to give to someone else. It's working great, no more paper to get rid of.
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#4609967 - 12/21/17 08:40 AM Re: Christmas presents: wrap, box or bag? [Re: ZZman]
supton Offline


Registered: 11/09/08
Posts: 11578
Loc: NH
I wrap them. No mistaking my work, won't even need to add my name. Wife snags new paper every year when it goes on sale after the holidays.
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