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Where to buy cellophane for wrapping?

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Whenisitmysleepytime Wed 10-Oct-12 11:13:11

I have some odd shaped gifts and some foody gifts to wrap this year.

Where's a good place to get cellophane from?
I bought some in hobby craft previously but it wa v dear for not a lot. hmm

TIA! smile


ObiWan Wed 10-Oct-12 11:26:57

Ebay has nice cellophane.

Whenisitmysleepytime Wed 10-Oct-12 11:41:21

Is florist stuff ok for wrapping foody things in? I was thinking of peppermint bark or gingerbread houses. smile

You can get little cellophane bags on ebay which are good for food.

AFAIK cellophane is cellophane. There arent food grades or anything.

70isaLimitNotaTarget Wed 10-Oct-12 11:50:45

HobbyCraft sell rolls of cellophane (various sizes) in different colours.
I'm sure nearer to Christmas they'll have patterned ones too! grin

Helenagrace Wed 10-Oct-12 14:14:18

Phoenix cards sell food grade cellophane. Plain and patterned. I used it for my fudge last year.

I also found some clear cellophane bags in Morrisons last year. They were in packs of ten near the cake decorations.

HappyAsEyeAm Wed 10-Oct-12 19:37:14

Paperchase? Might also be expensive though.

CakeBump Wed 10-Oct-12 19:40:22

I've just bought a role from Amazon for less than a fiver.

NorbertDentressangle Wed 10-Oct-12 19:44:58

I bought a plain, clear roll last year from a local independent shop that sells stationery, art materials etc.

In the past I've also bought cellophane bags on ebay (Xmassy ones with holly on, or general party ones with balloons etc on). They're great for bags of fudge, small Xmas biscuits etc

PrincessOfChina Wed 10-Oct-12 19:46:14

I bought some covered in gold stars from Amazon last year. Masses of it for about £2z

Pinner35 Wed 10-Oct-12 19:47:29

If you have a Tiger shop nearby, they have large rolls of cellophane for a few quid.

WholeLottaRosie Wed 10-Oct-12 19:53:30

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VoldemortsNipple Wed 10-Oct-12 23:07:30

Last year Lidl had big rolls, about 20 metres for 1.99 I bought two rolls, one plain and one with a snowflake design on. I'll be keeping a beady eye out for some more this year smile

dearprudence Wed 10-Oct-12 23:11:20

Hobbycraft have it on rolls, or any other florist supplies place.

I've had cellophane bags from Lakeland - little triangular ones that you can tie up with a ribbon. Nice, but a bit pricey.

FreddoBaggyMac Thu 11-Oct-12 06:33:57

Rolls or little christmassy bags!

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