Not many of you know this, but as well as being active at Nashville Wraps I am also a pilot. I fly a 1956 model Cessna 172. While it sounds somewhat antiquated, it flies very well. If you look a little closer inside, it has more technology in its avionics than many of the commercial jets flying today. That little plane has the best of both worlds: the old school design and the latest tech. [read more…]
Today’s blog is by crafting designer and gift wrap expert Gina Tepper. Gina’s designs have appeared on ABC, NBC & FOX affiliates in Washington DC. She has also served as a judge for Scotch Brand’s Most Gifted Wrapper Contest. Please visit Gina’s website at www.giftdecorating.com and her blog www.ginatepper.com.
With Spring now in full swing and Mother’s Day coming up this weekend, the idea of using fresh flowers and twine to dress up a gift seems just about perfect to me. This combination provides major impact in no time at all. [read more…]
Just in time for the start of wedding season and Mother’s Day, here’s an easy how-to for beautiful tissue paper roses. They might look time-consuming to make, but reading these directions will probably take you more time than it does to make them! [read more…]
Nashville Wraps specializes in custom printed labels. Labels can be one of the best ways to advertise your business or promote your product. They are very economical, easy to create and shipped fast. After final art approval, ink print labels ship in 48 hours and hot stamp labels in 72 hours.
Our customer The Beach Nut in Virginia Beach, Virginia uses them on their bags and jewelry boxes, as shown here. This quaint boutique full of beach treasures is located inside Waterman’s Surfside Grill. Shop owner Mariah Standing makes sure her packaging stands out from the other beach shops using Nashville Wraps packaging and her own unique labels. [read more…]
Nestled in a little house near East Nashville’s 5 Points, The Green Wagon has a big mission: To make living sustainably convenient for their customers. Owner Jennifer Casale’s dream of creating a green general store, stocked only with natural and organic products sustainably made in the USA and locally produced whenever possible, was funded with her own savings and a lot of hard work. [read more…]
Sometimes less really is more when it comes to packaging. Plain bags or boxes embellished with a combination of black, white and kraft make for a clean, modern style. It’s a bit like a black and white photo: classic, timeless, even a little sophisticated. It also happens to be a very budget-friendly and earth-friendly option, using inexpensive materials like recycled kraft paper and twine. [read more…]
When you’re trying to dream up new ideas for gift baskets or candy packaging, sometimes channeling your inner kid is the key! [read more…]
Here at Nashville Wraps, we like to think of Laura Turner as the go-to gal for beautiful bows. She recently started making bows with our new Mini Mesh Ribbon, and before we knew it, she had a new two-color technique ready to show us! Watch her video below to learn how to use this bright, bouncy ribbon for Easter Baskets, Mother’s Day floral arrangements, and more. [read more…]
Owning a shop on Gloucester, Virginia’s historic Main Street near the beautiful Chesapeake Bay is pretty special. It’s near colonial Williamsburg and in the same county where President George Washington’s great grandfather received a land patent in 1650, and near where Thomas Jefferson wrote the rough draft of the Declaration of Independence at Rosewell Plantation. [read more…]