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The Green Alternative to Paper Gift Wrapping

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ Gratitude Gift Bags, the innovative company known for their reusable fabric gift bags announces the launch of their website:

(Photo: “Four million tons of extra waste in our landfills is ge marc jacobs nerated from paper gift wrapping and packaging ju marc jacobs st during the holiday season,” according to Gratitude Gift Bags founder/owner, Barbara Nelson. The sheer process marc jacobs of manufacturing paper wrapping products can be very harmful to the environment. Since these fabric bags can be used over and over again, they are cost effective, while saving precious marc jacobs time, money, and resources. These gift bags eliminate the need for tape, scissors, tissue, and ribbon.

Gratitude Gift Bags was conceived in part as a tribute to the selfless acts and ideals of Nelson’s late sister in law, Marilyn, who created her own unique fabric bags and gave them as presents to her friends. A portion of all proceeds from the sales of Gratitude Gift Bags is donated to select charities focusing on cancer research and environmental concerns, keeping Marilyn’s legacy alive.

The mission of Gratitude Gift Bags is to design, manufacture, and bring to market a beautiful, easy to use, and environmentally friendly alternative way to wrap presents. The company’s plans for 2010 include marketing to retail stores while expanding the company’s online presence. This new product manufactured in Southern California hopes to challenge outdated and environmentally careless methods of wrapping gifts in paper.