So the first and simplest solution is kraft paper. I really, really love to use such paper. She looks amazing with almost any additional details: lace, ribbons, lettering!
The second way to surprise is to add an unusual detail to the packaging. For example, a spruce twig (as in the picture above), a button, a beautiful bow, or even a toy boat!
I especially like feathers - real and paper ones!
How else to diversify the packaging? There are thousands of ways that come to mind! For example, you can draw something directly on the wrapping paper!
Beautiful patterns can be cut from the wrapper:
Unusual bows also add zest to the packaging:
Before the holidays, themed decor looks advantageous, for example, now it would be quite appropriate to add a spruce twig or a beautiful cone to the package.
Even a small and unpretentious detail in the package will help make your work even better. And some more beautiful packaging: