Chalk it up
We’ve always been enamored by chalkboard paint projects. This clever wrapping paper idea by PopCosmo goes to the top of our list this holiday season. The best part is that it only looks like a time-consuming paint project! While we’ve seen other tutorials that use paint, this version uses dark wrapping paper and charcoal white sticks to get the same effect. How is that for a less messy timesaver?!
Editor’s note: This article was originally published a few years ago and updated in December 2021.