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Old 07-24-2011, 06:26 AM
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How do you pack your fragile ornaments?

I inherited the ornaments that my dad put on the tree when I was a kid. There are no boxes for them and I've been trying to figure out a way to pack them without using rolls of bubble wrap. How do you pack yours?
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I usually do newspapers and a smallish Rubbermaid bin (all the fragile ones are together in one bin) and say a prayer! If they were SUPER special ornaments like yours, I might throw in a layer of bubble wrap on top and bottom of the bin, too!
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I have my Oma and Opa's ornaments they brought from Germany when they came...I finally broke down and bought the containers made for ornaments, they have separate compartments for each ornament....Now I wrap them in tissue paper, put them in the containers and feel better about things....Have a super day...God bless....
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kgstyles you could wrap up and put under the treekgstyles you could wrap up and put under the treekgstyles you could wrap up and put under the treekgstyles you could wrap up and put under the treekgstyles you could wrap up and put under the treekgstyles you could wrap up and put under the treekgstyles you could wrap up and put under the treekgstyles you could wrap up and put under the treekgstyles you could wrap up and put under the treekgstyles you could wrap up and put under the treekgstyles you could wrap up and put under the tree
I wrap mine in newspaper and put them in a separate box with just fragile ornaments in it and write fragile on the box so I know to be extra careful with that box.
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I have a box filled with styrofoam peanuts for the delicate ornaments and they suspend them and cushion them.

Ordinary boxes and bags for the rest of the stuff though
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I use old tee shirts/towels/pillow cases to wrap my fragile ornaments and put them in a special box that I lined with foam. After I packed them in the box I wrap the box with additional old tee shirts (or something like that) and put that is a plastic bin marked fragile, and whatever might be in that bin.
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I have a strong flat cardboard box that has compartments I made using strips of cardboard. Each ornament is wrapped in tissue and placed in a compartment.
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I wrap them in newspaper and put them in the middle bins of my ornament container.
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I have one very old and very fragile ornament that mom and dad brought from Holland when the immigrated here. I keep that one in its own old cookie tin carefully wrapped in tissue.
My other fragile ones are packed in small plastic totes with lots of tissue paper.
my friend bought one of these for hers which I think I may get too...
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The picture of the ornament container looke pretty neat. Do you by chance happen to know who the manufacturer is, I like to look them up online and see how much they are and who sells them.
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