Make your own Xmas Wrapping Paper

Who needs to go out and buy expensive wrapping paper, when you make your own really cute designs with the kids at home?

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Firstly we cut some sheets of brown paper from a large roll.
Then we prepared our different paints and sponge stamps.
Then I let the kids go (semi) wild stamping the sheets.

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We had different sponges – Santa, Bell, Angel, Christmas Tree and Snowman.
This time we made 1 sheet of each and 1 mixed pattern.

After this, whilst they were drying, we made some gift tags using the brown paper as well.
Firstly I cut a long strip of paper then cut this into tag shapes.
I used a christmas tree punch to punch some holes in the bottom of each tag.
Then Rachel and I decorated them with glitter glue (a lot less messy than glitter and glue separately ;-)).
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Now I just need to get the presents to wrap!

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