HoliDIY: Homemade Gift Tags

HoliDIY: Homemade Gift Tags
I am excited to announce that throughout the month of December I will be guest blogging for iVillage! To kick things off, I put together this post about adding the perfect personal touch to your gift giving this holiday season. Here’s a sneak peek of my first post…

During the holiday season I think a lot of us get caught up in the idea of giving simply to give instead of giving thoughtfully. To ensure my presents feel personalized, I like to make my own gift tags.  It’s really quite simple and doesn’t require a lot of time, but makes a big difference as opposed to using store-bought tags.

This year, I started making gift tags with watercolors and watercolor paper.

To read the rest of my first post, click here!

XO Lauren

P.S. For more holiday ideas (gifts, decor, etc.) click here!

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  • Melissa Panici

    LOVE your post Lauren! So happy for you:) This is a great idea! Thanks for sharing this!

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    Great idea!
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  • My Style Diary

    That looks so good! Definitely inspired me to make some myself :)

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  • Dina Karivalis

    I love this idea, it makes a gift so personable. I’m having a giveaway on my blog today, would love for you to enter!
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  • Lily P.

    Nice creative idea Lauren!
    I think I’m gonna give this a try!
    xo Lily

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  • suzanne

    really cute idea :)

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  • ModernHepburn

    Great idea! I love incorporating handmade items with gifts. Nice personal touch! :)
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  • yaya

    wow! why didn’t I think of that??

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    they look great!! is a good idea to make something special.

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    They look really easy to make but add so much to the gifts!

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    I love making my own gift tags! I love using ‘punches’ and stamps. My favorite is coloring in the fun stamps to add some pizzazz.

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    PS – congrats on becoming a guest blogger! It was great post. :)

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    So cute! Love the idea!

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    This is such an adorable idea, and so personal!

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    Great idea! Definitely trying this.

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    hey lauren! i really love this idea… but i was wondering what kind of watercolor paper did you use? rough, hot pressed, or cold pressed?

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