Holiday Gift-Wrapping Tips From an Expert

What to eat, drink, buy, and think during that special time of year
Dec. 13 2012 4:17 PM

The Secret to Perfect Gift-Wrapping

Tissue paper, ribbon, and four pieces of tape.

A bad wrapping job can harsh the buzz generated by a well-chosen holiday gift. It’s not the most complicated of tasks, yet legions of us struggle with scissors, Scotch tape, and those tightly wound rolls of colorful paper. 

Slate paid a visit to a gift shop in Brooklyn to get some pointers from an expert who believes a little bit of tissue paper and lots of ribbon can go a long way. 

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