Christmas Elf Blog

Elf arrival ideas: We’re back! Welcome your Elf back from the North Pole with free printable signs
Are you ready to welcome your Elf toy back from the North Pole this December? If you’re looking for easy Elf arrival ideas, our free printable ‘We’re back’ signs are perfect!
24 magical Elf antics to bring your 3rd Edition 2019 Advent letters to life!
Add even more magic to your elf letters this December with our fabulous ideas for props to leave out with your envelope and Elf. These easy Elf ideas will make Christmas even more magical!
Elf mischief sorted! 24 easy elf ideas on our printable planner
Our free printable Elf ideas planner is packed with ideas for your elf to create a December to remember - we've got an easy elf idea for every day of advent!
Christmas crafts - download our free Elf finger puppet printable
Fill up those dark and chilly winter days with some bright and cheerful Christmas crafting! Download our free printable Elf finger puppet template and get creative.
What do Elves do in other countries? Christmas traditions around the world
Find out what the other Elves get up to during December and explore the globe with these 6 Christmas traditions from around the world!
Did you forget to move the Elf? 5 reasons Elf doesn’t move
If you forgot to move your Christmas Elf last night, don't worry. We have 5 simple reasons why Elf forgot to move right here!
Reward good behaviour with our free Christmas certificates!

Encourage good behaviour every day of December with our free printable Christmas certificates! The perfect way to make sure your little ones are on Santa's Nice List.

Your December to do list – free printable for advent activity ideas
Looking for ideas to fill the days throughout December? Our December to do list is just what you need – a different idea for advent activities to fill every day up to Christmas!
Our 2018 Elf planner for all your Elf antics!
Keep track of your favourite Elf ideas with our brand-new 2018 Elf Planner! Perfect for organising all those Elf antics in one handy place.
Your Elf-help guide: How to welcome a Christmas Elf through the Elf door
Looking for some enchanted Elf arrival ideas? Discover our favourite ways for your new festive friend to make their grand entrance through the Magical Elf Door with our wonderful Elf-help welcome guide.
The 5 best Elf ideas to prove elves really are magical!
Looking for magical Elf ideas that will make your little one’s jaw drop? We’ve picked 5 of the best Elf magic ideas to inspire your mischievous little visitor this December!
A fun and festive guide to the Christmas Elf door
Find out the magic behind the Elf door, plus our favourite Christmas Elf door ideas for a fun-filled December!
10 funny Elf ideas that will have your little ones giggling ‘til Christmas

Looking for funny Elf ideas? Here are 10 of our favourite ideas for mischief that are guaranteed to raise a giggle from your little Elf fans!

The Elf for Christmas Summer Bucket (and spade) List – free printable for things to do every day of the summer holidays
Looking for things to do in the summer holidays with the kids? Our free printable Elf for Christmas Summer Bucket List has 44 brilliant summer activities for kids – one for every day of the holidays! Download it for free, then tick each one off as you do it.
Pip McJingles is back! More North Pole magic and mayhem with 3 new sets of Advent Letters

Our first edition Advent Letters in 2017 proved to be a massive hit with Elf fans of all ages. Now, new for Christmas 2018, Pip McJingles’ second instalment of North Pole news comes in three versions – a shorter, simpler read with Pre-School Advent Letters, our standard full-length letters, or our new personalised letters!

Elf for Christmas Advent Calendars featured on This Morning with Phil and Holly
We were so excited to be featured on This Morning’s round up of the best advent calendars for children! Read more about our Advent Letters here.
Our favourite easy Christmas recipes for kids

Our new recipes section features some of our favourite easy Christmas recipes that are perfect for little ones to have a go at – and yumminess is guaranteed!

When Elf forgets to move… 3 good reasons your Elf toy might have stayed put overnight
There are all sorts of reasons that a Christmas Elf might not move overnight. Here are Elf for Christmas’s top 3 excuses for when Elf forgets to move.
Christmas party games for kids – free printable downloads!

Hosting a Christmas party? Our top 7 Christmas party games for kids will keep you and your guests entertained all day!

Hours of fun with Elf for Christmas’s new North Pole Stickers set
Our North Pole Christmas Sticker Set is a must-have for all Elf for Christmas fans! Keep the kids busy with four different North Pole scenes and more than 750 stickers.
What's your Elf name?

What’s your Elf name? Are you a Betsy Bubblebuns or an Eddie Fizzybottom? Try Elf for Christmas’s amazing Elf name generator now to reveal your true Elf identity.