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DIY Polka Dot Confetti Wrapping Paper

DIY Polka Dot Confetti Gift Wrap

I am such a sucker for gift wrap — at any time of the year really, but ESPECIALLY during the holidays. While I do collect a ridiculous amount of paper goods, it’s sometimes more fun to make my own wrapping paper using supplies from around the house. This polka dot confetti gift wrap can be made in just a few simple steps and is ready to wrap in 30 minutes. You might have a hard time keeping this one untouched under the tree. It’s cuteness is just begging to be opened…

DIY Polka Dot Confetti Gift Wrap

Supplies:

  • cardstock in assorted colors
  • white wrapping paper pre-cut to the size for your gift in question
  • paper plate
  • paint brush
  • mod podge (gloss or matte is just fine!)
  • paper hole punch
  • tape

Instructions:

Step 1. Cut out a bunch of paper confetti using the paper punch. 

DIY Polka Dot Confetti Gift Wrap

Step 2. Lay the white wrapping paper on a flat surface and secure the four corners with a little tape. 

 DIY Polka Dot Confetti Gift Wrap  

Step 3. Paint small, thin layers of the mod podge around the surface of the paper. There’s no math or pattern to it. Just place a little bit in random places around the paper!

DIY Polka Dot Confetti Gift Wrap 

Step 4. Sprinkle a handful of paper dots on each painted mod podge dot. Go over each and press the paper confetti into the mod podge firmly with your hand to be sure it adhered well. 

 DIY Polka Dot Confetti Gift Wrap

Step 5. Wait for it to dry! It’s ready in about 30 minutes. 

DIY Polka Dot Confetti Gift Wrap  

Step 6. Time to wrap your present! Lift up the wrapping paper and gently shake it allowing any loose paper dots to fall off. 

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And that’s it! 

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Finish it off with a little gold twine or yarn and tie in a bow! Place the present under the tree and pat yourself on the back for a job well-done! Now, can we polka dot all the things? 

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