Gift Wrapping - Leave it to the professionals!

No matter what the gift is or who it is for, a professionally wrapped present adds that extra something to a present that makes it even more special and memorable. The extra effort on your part, or that of a skilled professional gift wrapper, does not go unnoticed. The wrapping and presentation of the gift is an extension of the gift itself and makes any gift seem more thoughtful and attractive. While some people excel at gift wrapping by channeling their inner Martha Stewart, there are others who either don’t enjoy the process or are just no good at it. If you are in the latter group and often find yourself covered in tape, patching together pieces of gift wrap to cover that area left from cutting the paper to short, or giving a gift that looks like a small child or the family dog got a hold of it, don’t worry – there is hope. Retail stores and shopping malls often have professional gift wrappers on site to wrap presents for free or a nominal charge. If you are an online shopper, never fear, there are gift wrapping elves online too!

The holiday season is a busy time of year with lots of parties and events that involve exchanging of gifts. Even if you are proficient with gift wrap, gift bags, tissue paper, and bows, letting someone else wrap your gifts for you is an easy way to eliminate some holiday stress. If you are ordering a gift online, consider having it wrapped by the store and sent directly to the recipient so you save on shipping -no need to have it shipped to you so you can wrap it and then send on. Even if you are going to hand deliver a gift that you ordered online, get it gift wrapped so all you have to do is take it out of the box, fluff the bow and place that thoughtful, beautifully wrapped present under the tree until it is time to brighten someone’s holiday with your thoughtfulness.

For you shopping convenience we have compiled a list of the PointShop merchants that offer gift wrapping service:

Swersey’s Chocolates - Boxed chocolates & gift baskets
Churchill Gourmet & Gifts - Fruit & gourmet gift baskets
The Candy Shop - Candy trays & sugar free chocolates
The Gifted Basket - Unique Alaska inspired gourmet gift baskets
Dunstan Jewelers - Fine jewelry, custom designs, and timepieces
Angelworks Custom Gifts - Louisiana inspired gourmet gift baskets, Mardi Gras and fleur de lis products
Island Mist - Natural body products and spa gifts
Doubly Gifted - Custom imprinted gourmet, chocolates and nuts with 10% given to the charity of your choice
La Belle Cuisine - Gourmet foods, cookware, kitchen tools, and unique kitchen gadgets
Kiddly Winks - Award winning and hard to find children’s toys
Flories Finales - Handmade pastries and cookies
Park Avenue Gifts - Fine china, stemware and flatware, gifts and collectibles
Cross Creek Groves - Fresh Florida fruit gift baskets
Gourmet Galley - Gourmet market, wine accessories, custom and ready-made gift baskets