Patent Number: 6,296,366

Title: Lighted decorative article having meridian-configured loops and method for visually signaling location of gift packages

Abstract: A decorative article for gift packages includes meridian-configured loops connected together to define a generally open interior within the loops. The article further includes an electrical lamp within the interior connected to a battery by wire having sufficient length for the battery to reside inside the package with the meridian-configured loops positioned on the exterior of the package. The loops may be made of ribbon having a surface which is reflective, partially translucent, metallic or metalized.

Inventors: Hopps; Gregory Lee (San Diego, CA)


International Classification: D04D 7/00 (20060101); F21V 33/00 (20060101); F21L 015/08 ()

Expiration Date: 10/02/2018