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Guy Reveals Japanese Gift Wrapping Hack That Lets You Wrap Your Gifts In Less Than 15 Secs
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Guy Reveals Japanese Gift Wrapping Hack That Lets You Wrap Your Gifts In Less Than 15 Secs

Some time ago, a gift wrapping maestro from Japan’s Takashimaya Department store went viral on the internet, and by the looks of his product packaging skills, he clearly worked in Santa’s workshop before. Because you can’t easily wrap an entire box in just about 12 seconds from start to finish, without any prior experience being a Christmas elf.

YouTube channel Beat The Bush analyzed this life hack and made an excellent how-to video. It all has to do with properly measuring the gift wrapping paper, diagonal lines, and… Just watch the video, the guy does an excellent job at explaining all the details of his magician-like artistry with gift paper. Ho ho ho-ly Rudolph, this is awesome! One thing though, if you’re planning to wrap a super unique gift, such as a cat, you might rethink its packaging design, as this technique mostly works with rectangles.

More info: YouTube (h/t)

This Japanese department store employee wraps a gift in just 12 seconds

Watch the video below to see how it’s done

 

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Bender
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Just this Saturday I tried to wrap a book using this simple Japanese technique. Needless to say, I decided to instead apply for a PhD in quantum physics.

Adam D
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Typical! Always go for the easier option!!

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Anya O
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

At the end of the video the guy should of said "And that's a wrap!"

Angel Reeves
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

I could wrap a package the regular way almost just as fast as this one give or take a second. Also they have yet to show how to wrap anything other than small, flat rectangles.

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Bender
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Just this Saturday I tried to wrap a book using this simple Japanese technique. Needless to say, I decided to instead apply for a PhD in quantum physics.

Adam D
Community Member
6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Typical! Always go for the easier option!!

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Anya O
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

At the end of the video the guy should of said "And that's a wrap!"

Angel Reeves
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

I could wrap a package the regular way almost just as fast as this one give or take a second. Also they have yet to show how to wrap anything other than small, flat rectangles.

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