How to make any gift extra-special: It's all in the wrap
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- eHow.com has a nice 14-step guide to wrapping a gift.
- The Fun Times Guide has some nice tips for how to make it extra-special.
- Most impressively, ExpertVillage.com has a series of videos to help you wrap a gift, make your own wrapping paper, decorating a package, and even, gasp, wrapping with plastic.