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Gift basket tower
Does this sound familiar... You enjoy making gift baskets for the holidays but you find yourself stuck with the same boring old idea of items in a wicker basket? Are you desperately looking for a fresh new way to spice up your gift baskets? If this sounds like you, then you've come...
giant tissue paper daisies

Stunning giant tissue paper daisies that are simple to make!

You've volunteered to decorate the venue for an upcoming event. Maybe it's a school fundraising gala, parent appreciation tea, church group luncheon, or sports team...
bow on a gift box lid

The best bow for a gift box lid (that you’ll never have to undo!)

Does this sound familiar? You've purchased the ideal gift and then struggled (for what feels like hours) to tie the perfect bow on your gift box....
tissue paper cactus

How to make this super easy tissue paper cactus!

No doubt about it, the cactus trend is HOT!! From home decor to gardening, cacti are definitely all the rage. And even more so when it...
tissue paper flower

How to make beautiful tissue paper flowers!

I love all things tissue paper! Luckily I get to work with fellow paper addicts in a paper world at Essential Packaging. We often...
tissue paper carnation

Make these tissue paper carnation favours for your next party!

You're having a party next weekend and you'd like to give your guests a little favour to take home. You want to try something different,...
Gift basket tower

How to wrap a gift basket in 8 easy steps!

Have you ever wanted to put together a beautifully wrapped gift basket but just didn't know how to wrap it or where to even...
Wine Packaging

6 easy wine packaging ideas (and no, a plain brown bag isn’t one of...

You've got the wine bottles, now you need the wine packaging, right?! Gifts of good cheer are especially popular during the holiday season. Champagne, wine...
Anna is Vice President and Director of Marketing at Essential Packaging Inc. For the past 24 years, along with her husband of 25 years, David, she has helped to grow the company from a home based business into a thriving retail and online enterprise. Her love of creative packaging, marketing and small business life has lead her to the wonderful world of blogging. Now she writes on her 2 blogs, A Beautifully Wrapped Life and A Small Business Life. She enjoys kayaking with her son Matt, hikes with her constantly shedding Yellow Lab Soda and her 5 backyard chickens. Connect with her by CLICKING HERE Find out more about Essential Packaging at www.essentialpackaging.com