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Old 08-29-2008, 08:11 PM
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I L O V E 2 wrap gifts and takes me 4ever cause they have got 2 b PERFECT all over, even the tape has got 2 b perfect. Takes me a long time 2 wrap but well worth the end results........
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Old 08-30-2008, 12:14 PM
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My father once wrapped up my mother's Christmas gift with tin foil............and ended up being a toaster!! lmbo
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Old 08-30-2008, 01:24 PM
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LOL, men and their ideas, LOL
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Old 08-30-2008, 04:24 PM
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I have heard of using tin foil as gift wrap. To expensive these days.
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Old 09-02-2008, 08:40 PM
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I love coming up with ideas for gift wrapping I don't by any means spend much money in fact I love come up with good things cheaply.
The best wrapping paper is kids paintings with some wool or ribbon. Then it went to a brown paper roll and the kids would write stuff and draw pictures. Now the kids are older I get people to collect boxes for me and they get returned with their birthday or Christmas. Last week I gave my niece a decorated box that her dad had collected for me.
The running gag we have with my MIL is a card that goes back and forth but is remade for the occasion. I think i'ts fun and it stretches your brain.
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Old 09-03-2008, 05:54 AM
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When dd1 was little my sister gave her a card that had a soutern belle on it. The girl had dark hair and eyes like Jenn. My sister said it reminded me so much of her I couldn't resist. The next year, the same card again. And then a third year it came again. We laugh and say that card must have been meant for Jenn.
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Old 09-03-2008, 07:21 AM
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Go to www.bowdabra.com to turn yourself in or your neighbor as “The Worst Gift Wrapper” you know! Say good bye to tacky gift wrapped presents forever!
Just posting this reply to make sure you guys know that what you are posting here is not being entered into the contest. You have to go the website in the first post of this thread to enter. Wasn't sure if you guys were just chatting here or actually entering.
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