Creative Care Package Ideas and Printables

Loved ones can be scattered across the globe for a variety of reasons, but that doesn’t mean you can’t be there for them. Send them a thoughtful care package to bring happiness, love and memories all wrapped up in an adorable box. From college kids to military members, these care package ideas are sure to deliver something sweet to your long-distance loved one. We’ve included some unique printables to accompany your care package so you can dress up your gift for any occasion. They include box flap decorations that you can cut to size, fun tags to decorate with and matching stationery to write a heartfelt note. For college students For college students miles away from home, the second best thing to a visit from family is a surprise delivery in the mail. Care packages are a great way to send your love and let your college student know you’re thinking of them. Whether they’re a little homesick or under pressure during finals, these college care package ideas will send a little piece of home to comfort and encourage them. Feeling under the weather Catching a cold in college is hard to shake off, especially without mom there to make you feel better. Send medicine and feel-good items to your college student and let them know it’s okay to take a break to get some rest. Care package ideas: Cold and flu medicine Cough drops Tea Mug Microwavable soup Fuzzy socks Disinfecting wipes Thermometer Band-aids Tissues Hand sanitizer Surviving finals week Between spending hours in the library and attending study reviews after class, finals week causes a lot of stress for college kids. Sending a finals survival kit gives your college student a much-needed boost of energy and motivation to get through the week and finish strong. Care package ideas: Stress ball or fidget spinner Coffee (or a gift card to a coffee shop) Water bottle Healthy snacks like granola bars, dried fruit, mixed nuts or trail mix Study supplies like notecards, highlighters, colored pens and sticky notes Candy and chocolate Chewing gum Stress relief candle Headphones Chapstick Housekeeping supplies Taking care of your own space with limited trips to the grocery store means frequently running out of common household items. Stock up your college student with some items they may forget to pick up and keep on hand. Care package ideas: Laundry detergent pods Clothing hangers Razors Body wash Toothbrushes Q-tips Sunscreen Lotion Scissors Lint roller Stain remover pen    

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Geometric Decor Ideas That Inspire

Geometric decor is a modern trend that has graced many homes, weddings and events in the last few years. It incorporates sharp shapes and clean lines into pillows, place settings, baskets and everything in between. This style is clean enough to include in an all-white soiree, but fun enough to include in a cheery living area. To help you navigate this trend, we put together a few of our favorite geometric pieces. We have some tips to help you put together beautiful geometric decor for your wedding and to easily add trendy geometric decor for your home. Check them out below to learn how to integrate a modern twist to any room or occasion! Geometric Decor Ideas for Wedding Like we mentioned, geometric decor is classy and versatile enough to use in many different themes. You can hang a few geometric pieces to accent your venue or include large geometric installments in different areas of your reception. Gold geometric decor, in particular, is especially versatile because of its timeless color and adaptable shape. Most weddings feature gold decor in modern centerpieces. You can easily customize geometric centerpieces with beautiful blooms, air plants and many other fresh elements. Big petals and pastel flowers are perfect for giving a soft look to a metallic-colored piece of decor. Take a look at a few photos below for more inspiration. Photos courtesy of Trisha Shelley Geometric Home Decor Geometric decor for your home can encompass lots of themes and colors. You can opt to focus on uniquely-shaped furniture for a modern and minimal style, or you can throw in a few colorful pillows or plants. Incorporating clean lines and subtle shapes is the key to minimal geometric decor in your home. Use pops of color sparingly so your home has a direct focus on structure and angles. Intricate geometric wall decor and sculpted plant containers are ideal for a minimal style. If a lively look is more your taste, you can incorporate more bright pops of color and bold patterns. Experiment with color gradients and textures to see how you can make any room stand out. Wired furniture and cohesive patterns are the key to creating a bold and sophisticated look. Peruse through the photos below to see how geometric decor can elevate the look in your home! Geometric decor is a trend that is definitely here to stay. Its versatility and sophistication across all themes make it a good pick for weddings and interiors. It’s also the perfect opportunity to explore a fun geometric decor DIY and create something tailored to your personal taste. To start, you can learn how to make a terrarium so you can create fun and fresh geometric table decor. You can also pick up a few fresh plantsor beautiful flowers in fun geometric vases and planters to incorporate this trendy style into your home right away.  

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