Did you know that paper gift wrap & bags usually aren't recyclable? Trash from holiday gift giving rises far above regular trash rates, but reusable gift packaging could help to lessen that!
Here are some options for reusable gift wrap that can help you lower your waste when giving gifts at any time of the year.
A sturdy box, such as a photo box that can be found at craft stores, that can be stored and reused for giving gifts time and time again is another excellent sustainable gift wrap option.
Whether you save an amazon gift bag, use a pillowcase, or buy a bag to use over and over, gift bags are very versatile and can last for many years to come.
Furoshiki has become very popular in the past few years. You can achieve beautiful fabric wrapped gifts with special fabrics, or simple reused items like tablecloths and napkins!