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DIY Paper plate Santa - easy Santa craft for kids

Create festive Christmas crafts with the kids! Today we are sharing a fun looking Santa paper plate craft with you created by ArtyCraftyKids. Whether you’re crafting with a preschooler  or a school aged child at this Christmas, this Santa craft is fun for a wide range of age groups. Paper plates, paint and white glue are the kids best crafting friends! So pull out the paint and the paper plates and follow along Helen's tutorial on how to make this fun Christmas paper plate craft: Santa!
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Toilet paper tube Christmas elf - easy kids craft
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DIY Money bonbon (box of money) - creative way to gift money
Money is always a good choice as a gift if you doesn't know what to make or buy for a special occasion, but sometimes gifting money can be boring and maybe even embarrassing. This time spice up money gifting with a brilliant and super easy idea: the money bonbon!  To create this creative box of money you will need: and empty chocolate bonbon box,  money and a little creativity in how to place the bills and coins. This money bonbon box can be a great and fun birthday, Christmas or wedding present! This gift idea will be a great hit at any party (and not just because the money content)! . . .
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Santa and his friends - christmas treat jars
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Gingerbread lattice (woven) cookies - easy gift idea
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Homemade bath bombs - easy DIY gift
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Felt squirrel christmas ornaments
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Snowflakes with ( low temperature ) hot glue gun
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Christmas tree gift boxes (with free printable)
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Crochet snowflakes - with patterns
There are so many pretty crocheted snowflake patterns here (40+), I’m not sure where to start! With a little help of fabric stiffener you can hang them on your christmas tree, or  make  some beautiful jewelries ( medals, earrings or bracelets ) out of it. . . .
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DIY Crochet Santa mason jar cozy (free crochet pattern)
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Adorable DIY winter scene with snowmen -  art project for kids
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Hot chocolate dipping spoons
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Homemade stamped peppermint candy
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Origami Easter bunny baskets (paper folding)
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