Whether you provide a gift wrapping service to your customers, or offer an extensive range of gift wrapping products, it’s important to have popular essentials that everyone will love.

We have compiled a list of the top 10 gift wrap must have’s, so you can keep on top of the latest trends and quickly find out what your store might be missing out on (and where you can refresh your stock).

1. Roll-wrap

The perfect option for year-round wrapping, roll-wrap is an absolute must have for gift and retail shops. Ensuring you have a wide selection of roll-wrap, including designs for girls, boys, Christmas and birthdays, is a great way to appeal to a wide customer base and cater to all sorts of occasions.

2. Flora ribbon

If you pride yourself in offering a bespoke gift wrapping service, your stock won’t be complete without flora ribbon. Delicate, attractive and available in many colours and textures, flora ribbon is a great way to add a touch of flair. Lovingly wrap around gifts and tie into a sweet little bow for the perfect finishing touch.

3. Holographic gift bags

Holographic gift bags have been a classic amongst the gift wrapping world for many years. The iconic design is popular all year round, although it tends to become more in-demand during the festive season. If you’re a savvy retailer looking to provide your customers with fun and exciting gift wrapping products, holographic gift bags are the way forward.

4. Tissue paper

Versatile and easy to use, tissue paper is perfect for stuffing inside of a gift bag or for using on its own as a gift wrapping alternative. It is also a fun way to wrap a gift without too much hassle.

5. Gift boxes

Gift boxes are the perfect way to present something a little more special. They’re also the ideal solution for those who just can’t master the art of neat wrapping! Make sure you have a huge range of colours, sizes and designs for your customers to choose from. We recommend stocking up on lighter colours as gift boxes are a popular choice for weddings.

6. Organza, tulle and cellophane

Whether you’re a sweet shop looking to gift-wrap bags of pick and mix sweets, or a giftware store who likes to offer their customers variety when it comes to gift wrapping choices, having a selection of organza, tulle and cellophane is essential. Stand out from your competitors by offering different textures.

These gift wrapping solutions are also often used by garden centres and retailers selling beautiful bouquets of flowers.

7. Pull bows

Just like the icing on top of the cake, pull bows are the perfect finishing touch for any gift. Whether it’s a small bow popped onto the corner, or a big and impressive bow put in the middle of a gift to act as a centrepiece, these gift wrapping accessory will never go out of style.

8. Gift bags

Having a range of gift bags, whether they are plain or patterned, is a must. Ideal for those gifts that are just too awkward to wrap, or presents that come in multiple parts, gift bags offer customers with a fool-proof gift wrapping method.

9. Curling ribbon

Perfect for adding style and finesse to a gift, curling ribbon is something you should add to your list. Not only does it look great, but it’s also fun to use!

10. Gift wrap hanging packs

Looking for a simple and effective gift wrapping solution that offers great value for money? Then, you need to invest in some gift wrap hanging packs. These packs of pre-folded wrapping paper come in easy to use sheets, as well as having matching gift tags.

With such a huge range of gift wrapping supplies to choose from, you can quickly and easily stock up on everything you need with Crosswear and meet the demands of your customers, whatever they may be.