While planning our wedding, I had my heart set a tag puncher because I needed to make little name tags for one of our favors. The husband, being the dear that he is, was skeptical about spending wedding funds on a tag puncher that we’d only use once. I promised him that we’d use it to make gift tags for Christmas instead of buying tags at the store. True to my word, every Christmas since we’ve made our own gift tags.
How to Make Gift Tags out of Old Christmas Cards
When the holiday is over, I take all the cards we received and store them with other Christmas supplies. Any card with a neat design will do.
That’s pretty much it! I sometimes write on the design with a sharpie to say who the gift is for and then use double-stick tape to tape it to the box. You can also punch a hole in the tag and attach it to the gift with string or ribbon and then write on the back.