16 Gift Wrapping Ideas to Take Your Holiday Prezzies to the Next Level

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Step up your game with these ah-mazing Christmas gift wrapping ideas.

I’ve gotten into this terrible habit of putting so much thought into my Christmas gifts that I gas out when it comes time to wrap them. Seriously, it’s like my fam rips the wrapping paper off so quickly not because they’re excited about their gift, but because of how awful it looks.

Well, no more. Here are 16 gift wrapping ideas to help you kick things up a notch (or in my case, seven):

1. Make gift boxes from cereal boxes

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6 Truly Organic Beauty Products that Make Perfect Holiday Gifts

6 Truly Organic Beauty Products that Make Perfect Holiday Gifts

Giving the gift of organic beauty products can also give back to the world around you. 

We are deep into the holiday season and I am ready to get glam. The most stylish presents are the ones that make you feel beautiful inside and out. Here are our top organic beauty products for the holiday season. Whether you gift them or keep them for yourself, they’re guaranteed to bring lots of smiles.

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25 Under $25: Cool Gift Ideas for the Fashionista In Your Life

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Cool gift ideas for the fashionista who has everything. (Well, almost everything.)

When your BFF’s a fashionista who owns designer everything and is stylish in her own right, it can feel impossible to find her a gift that suits both her aesthetic and your budget. Here are 25 cool gift ideas that fall in line with your eco chic sensibilities – and are $25 and under. Basically, they’re unicorn gifts. (Oh, and good luck not wanting to keep them for yourself!)

1. Makeup bag ($18)

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10 Gorgeous Slow Fashion Gift Ideas to Last a Lifetime

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Slow down this holiday season and buy your gifts from fashion brands and designers that value sustainably sourced materials, local manufacturing and intelligent design. Our Slow Fashion Gift Guide is full of gorgeous attire and accessories that will become gifts that last a lifetime.

1. Melody Poncho by Use Unused

This beautiful poncho from Belgian brand Use Unused is made from surplus materials and hand knit in Belgium. Wear it over winter sweaters or dresses and top off your look with a chic hat.

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15 Vegan Gifts to Buy this Holiday Season

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Your meat, dairy, and animal-product free buddy deserves a unique gift this holiday season. So, we’ve rounded up 15 vegan gifts that will please the animal-lover in your flock of friends. (Rest assured, we know what we’re talking about – a vegan wrote this piece, and another vegan edited it!)

Before we get to our ideas, we wanted to give you a few thoughts from Jill Pyle, co-founder of Vegan Cuts. Pyle has some choice advice about vegan fashion (and even has released an e-Book: Vegan Fashion Guide).

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Get Your Gifting Groove on with The Box: Holiday Edition

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Get your Holiday gifting groove on with EcoSalon’s The Box: Holiday Edition. This exclusive curated event boasts $472+ of the best in eco-luxe beauty, fashion, wellness, and entertaining accessories and gifts for only $129.00 + free shipping. That’s a 73%+ discount! 

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The Box: Holiday Edition is packed with 16 brands, including innovative gadgets for one-of-a-kind celebrations, a guide to cooking exotic culinary masterpieces, luxurious and colorful non-toxic beauty products, specialty supplements and superfoods, and more holiday …

9 Homemade Hostess Gifts You Can Make this Holiday Season

Homemade hostess gifts for the holidays.

Make your own homemade hostess gifts to say “thank you” this holiday season.

Every holiday season you vow to make homemade gifts to gift to friends and family who open up their homes for all those holiday parties, dinners and get-togethers. You realize that because your family and friends hosting these get together means that you don’t have to! And that’s huge. You don’t have to clean your home in preparation, make tons of food, come up with a holiday cocktail to wow guests or clean …

9 Creative Wedding Gifts for the Bridesmaid on a Budget

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Creative wedding gifts for the bridesmaid with a million weddings to go to – and a bank account in overdraft.

Many of us have oodles of weddings to attend this summer: Tis the season for U-Hauls full of Kleenex, bouquet tosses, champagne-guzzling… and a plummeting bank account. As excited as we are to watch our friends’ and relatives’ dreams come true, we don’t want the result to be living in a van down by the river.

Enter creative wedding gifts, the ultimate way to be a thoughtful-yet-budget-friendly bridesmaid in one fell swoop. (“Does this …