Simple Gift Boxes
Here’s a clever way to recycle your holiday accessories: Use a wide rubber band to secure a box of cookies, then attach an ornament or present topper or slide a cheerful embellishment underneath.
To buy: Clockwise from top left:
Starflake gift box, no longer available.
Red rubber band, $2 for five, amazon.com.
Red gem cluster ornaments, $4, michaels.com for stores.
Small premium gift box in white, $4, containerstore.com.
Red glitter bird ornaments, $4.50 for a set of six, jamaligarden.com.
Silver glitter bird ornaments, $5 for a set of six, jamaligarden.com.
Blue rubber band, $4 for 75 assorted colors, amazon.com.
Red polka dot waxed paper, $5 for 20 sheets (20" x 15"), containerstore.com.
Kraft gift box, starting at $1.50, olivemanna.com.
Glitter letter ornament, $2.50, jaysonhome.com.
White rubber band, $4 for 75 assorted colors, amazon.com.