...is to use it as gift wrap!
This was wrapped using a simple Japanese furoshiki technique.
What is furoshiki, you ask? Check it out here and never use wrapping paper again!
Do you know that the Japanese government even has instructions on how to use furoshiki? Check it out on their Ministry of the Environment's website. Wouldn't it be nice if more of our elected officials encouraged Americans to be more environmentally-responsible? But then that would mean that listening to scientists is important and we don't want to do that, now do we?