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5 easy tutorials for Christmas crafting with the kids!

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The Christmas season is a great excuse for some festive fun, and a spot of Christmas crafting with the kids is the perfect way to get them into the holiday spirit.

We’ve scoured the internet to bring you some of our favourite Christmas activity ideas to get the whole family involved. Don’t worry, you don’t have to be some kind of creative genius, a few simple materials and a bit of imagination is all you need ;-). Just check out our 5 easy tutorials below. And if you’re looking for a little something extra to keep the kids out of trouble, download our Trunki Christmas Fun Pack with all the recipes, games and activity ideas you’ll need to keep the little ones occupied during the holidays!

Home Made Christmas Tree…

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This home made Christmas tree is great fun for kids to decorate and perfect for adding a bit of festive cheer to bedroom walls. It can be made out of felt or paper and you can customise it to add your own gifts, decorations and even a few chocolate treats for the little ones!

line2Melted Snowman Cookies…

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These poor little melting snowmen cookies are just begging to be munched! You can either bake your own biscuits, or if you’re pushed for time just buy a ready made batch and have some fun decorating them. All you need are a few marshmallows and a some coloured icing sugar.

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Felted Owl Pine Cones…

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These little felted owls make lovely decorations for the tree or little ornaments to jazz up the Christmas dinner table. Pine cones are everywhere this time of year, so why not have a rummage around the garden or go on a Christmas scavenger hunt with the kids to collect some. They’re great fun to make and cost practically nothing!

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Chocolate Wrapper Roll Festive Friends…

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If you’re looking for a little something extra to pop into the Christmas stockings or give away along with your Christmas cards this year, check out these super cute little character covers for chocolate bars! You can buy a multipack of mini treats, wrap them up in these festive little jackets and hey presto, your boring chocolate bar is transformed into a lovely novelty gift!

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Mini Lollypop Christmas Tree…

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Children love to play grown up and decorating the Christmas tree is a great family tradition. If your kids are too little to get involved in the real thing, why not help them create their own mini festive wonder. All you need are a few old ice lolly sticks some paint and whatever little extras you want to jazz things up. They make lovely stand alone decorations or you can stick them onto paper to make little home made Christmas cards!

Have fun crafting and don’t forget to download your Trunki Christmas Fun Pack! ;-)


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