Personalised paper gift bags


Printed paper gift bags custom made according to your wishes

Are you looking for printed paper gift bags with which you can package products in a fun way? We have various paper gift bags that can be tailored to your wishes. Consider, for example, a paper gift bag with a window and a hanging tag or a gift bag with a flap, bow or tie or think of the size, the material, the loops or handles, an elegant closing ribbon and the printing with luxurious finishes. Do you prefer printing ecological paper gift bags? Then paper gift bags made of ecological paper (for example recycled paper or FSC® certified paper) are a good option. View all the possibilities of the paper gift bags below. 

5 advantages of custom paper gift bags 

  1. Paper gift bags give your brand, products and organization extra attention value; 
  2. Paper gift bags are perfect for both large and small gifts; 
  3. Paper gift bags are sturdy, chic, durable and reusable; 
  4. Paper gift bags are popular as gift wrapping with consumers; 
  5. Paper gift bags can be produced in various ecological materials.

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Use of paper gift bags

Paper gift bags are ideal for wrapping gifts. This way you can pack your products in a quick and simple way and give them in a festive way. Paper gift bags are used in various industries. Think, for example, of luxury clothing stores, jewellery stores, perfumery shops, opticians, restaurants, delicatessen and for special occasions. Paper gift bags are ideal for giving your products, brand or organization extra attention value. 

Delivery time

With our own custom-made production, we can deliver paper gift bags within 10-12 weeks. The delivery time depends on the edition, the material, the desired finish, printing and your budget. 

Printed paper gift bags 

Paper gift bags can be printed in both PANTONE® colours and full colour. Depending on the printing, the paper gift bags are printed by means of offset printing, screen printing, foil printing (hot stamp printing) or SPOT UV printing. You can give paper gift bags a luxurious look by combining different printing techniques. In this way, even a gift bag is a gift in itself! 

Printing techniques paper gift bags 

Below is a list of the most commonly used techniques for printing paper gift bags: 
  • PANTONE® colours and full colour are printed by means of offset printing. In this way, paper gift bags can be printed in all colours including photo prints or images. The inside of a paper gift bag and the bottom carton can also be fully printed. 
  • With the use of screen printing PANTONE® colours or a white colour can be printed. Usually this is done on coloured kraft material and it only concerns a printing of a logo or text. 
  • Are you looking for a shiny printing colour? By means of foil printing (a hot stamp printing) we can print all kinds of metallic colours or matte colours on the paper gift bags. Usually a foil stamping (hot stamp printing) is used to give a logo or text a shiny or metallic effect. 
  • A SPOT UV print is used to display a glossy effect on the paper gift bags. SPOT UV is a transparent glossy lacquer layer. It is usual to give a logo or text a glossy effect on a matte background, for example. Because of the latter, SPOT UV printing is only possible on white, black or brown kraft paper, matte laminated paper or on paper with a soft touch laminate. A SPOT UV print can be printed over a coloured logo or text, so that this print stands out even more. 
Paper gift bags can also be embossed or debossed. Embossing means that, for example, a logo or text is pushed out. This creates a nice relief and playful effect on the paper gift bags. Debossing, on the other hand, ensures that a logo or text is pushed in. You can feel and see the relief with both embossing and debossing. 

Material of paper gift bags  

Paper gift bags are made from sturdy and luxurious paper. There are different types of paper and finishes that can be used to print and produce luxury paper bags. 
  • A commonly used standard paper type is 180 gsm. white kraft or brown paper. This kraft paper can also be made from recycled material or based on FSC® certified kraft paper. In addition to a thickness of 180 grs., paper gift bags are also available in 120grs., 150grs., 200grs., 230grs., 250grs. and 300 grs. kraft paper. From 250 grs. kraft paper is also called paperboard. So, you can imagine that paper gift bags based on 250 grs. or 300 grs. paper material is very thick and sturdy. It is also possible to order coloured kraft paper, for example black coloured kraft paper. 
  • Paper gift bags can also be provided with a gloss laminate, matt laminate or soft touch laminate. The laminate gives the paper gift bag a glossy or matte look. Laminated paper gift bags are standard produced on the basis of 190 grs. white coated paper (also called C1S white paper). Coated white paper is a white paper type with a special finish so that the paper can be provided with a laminate on the outside of the bag. Laminated paper is also available in other paper thicknesses such as 128 grs., 157 grs., 210 grs. and 230 grs. coated white paper. The advantage of glossy or matt laminated paper gift bags is that the outside of the bag does not let water / rain through. The advantage of a soft touch laminate on a paper gift bag is that the material on the outside minimizes scratches and grease stains. Soft touch laminate feels soft. Only white coated paper can be laminated, brown paper cannot be laminated. 
  • Both white or brown kraft paper and white laminated paper can be provided with an all-over relief structure, also called embossed patterned paper. This means that the paper by means of a roller is provided with a relief, so that you can feel and see the structure on the paper gift bag (see example photos). In this way you give the paper gift bags an extra dimension. We have around 200 rollers available in our factory with different relief structures. 

Models of paper gift bags

The paper gift bags are available in the following versions: 

  • Paper gift bags with flap 
    These paper gift bags have a pointed flap with a velcro closure. The added bow gives these paper gift bags an extra festive look. The paper gift bags are provided with one satin carrying ribbon. The velcro closure makes the paper gift bags reusable and can be used several times. 
  • Paper gift bags with window and hanging tag
    See immediately what you are giving as a gift. Whether it's chocolate or a gift voucher, these paper gift bags with window are very suitable for small gifts or gifts. These paper gift bags feature two paper twisted cords, a transparent see-through window and a matching hang tag on which you can write a name or message. 
  • Paper triangle bags
    These paper gift bags are fun to use for accessories, gift certificates or gift cards. The gift bags can be folded into a triangle shape and have a satin carrying ribbon. You close the triangle gift bag by means of a closing ribbon, velcro or auto-lock. 
  • Luxury paper gift bag and box in one
    These gift bags have two cotton handles and a cover which should be folded outwards. With this action you close the top of this gift bag in an instant. The content remains protected against weather influences and is packaged in an original way. These gift boxes are mainly used in restaurants (for take away) and in delicatessens. Of course, these paper gift bags can also be used for any other desired purpose. 

Ecological paper gift bags

Ecological paper gift bags are made from white or brown paper and are available in many ecological paper types. Are you looking for an ecological paper gift bag or a sustainable paper gift bag? By choosing sturdy thick paper, paper gift bags can be reused so that these paper bags do not end up directly with the wastepaper. This ensures that paper gift bags are used as sustainable paper bags. Paper gift bags can also be made from recycled brown kraft paper or recycled white kraft paper. This recycled paper is made from old paper. In addition, paper gift bags that are made from (recycled) kraft paper and that are provided with paper cords can in turn be completely recycled, as long as there are no plastic components or laminate on the paper. In this way, the material of the paper gift bags is revived. Another common environmentally sustainable material for paper gift bags is FSC® certified paper which is available in both brown paper and white paper. 

Paper gift bags made from FSC® certified paper 

We can make paper gift bags from FSC® certified paper. With this you support responsible forestry. The organization “Forest Stewardship Council®” in short FSC®, supervises and guarantees that the wood from which the paper is made comes from responsible and sustainable forestry. This also means that all ecological, economic and social aspects of forestry must be in a responsible balance in relation to humans and animals that depend on the forest. All parties in the trading chain must be FSC® certified. FF-PACKAGING is FSC® certified (SCS-COC-005184). 

As of September 1, 2021, we have taken a sustainable but also necessary step in the field of paper packaging. All newly produced paper bags and boxes that we import from outside the EU will be FSC® certified. With this step we work entirely in accordance with EUTR legislation. 

Order paper gift bags directly 

Do you need quickly need paper gift bags or require a small amount? We stock paper gift bags in various sizes, colours, ecological materials and finishes. This allows us to deliver both unprinted and printed paper gift bags to you within 24 hours from 100 pieces. Printed paper gift bags are printed in our own printing facility. The front can be printed in a PANTONE® colour or in full colour. Simply put together your own paper gift bags in the configurator and place your order immediately. Click here to order your paper gift bags directly. 


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