How to Wrap a Gift in Less Than 15 Seconds

So you finally got the perfect gift for your S.O./mother-in-law/boss. Now all you need to do is wrap it up and revel in the knowledge that you totally nailed it this year. But while you may think your wrapping skills are top-notch, if it’s taking you longer than 15 seconds, well, then you’re doing it wrong.

Introducing a genius gift-wrapping method made famous by employees of the Japanese department store Takashimaya. This efficient approach requires less tape and time than standard methods, plus it looks amazing. Watch the video below for a step-by-step tutorial.

Got that? Now all you need to do is add a few colorful ribbons and you’re good to go. Easy-peasy.

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Executive Editor

Alexia Dellner is an executive editor at PureWow who has over ten years of experience covering a broad range of topics including health, wellness, travel, family, culture and...