Christmas Eve, which is the day before Christmas Day, is celebrated in many countries worldwide. And it has many of its own customs and traditions. In some countries, like Germany, Sweden, and Portugal, people are exchanging their presents. Where in Serbia, Slovakia and Germany it is the day to buy a Christmas tree and decorated it.
And over these past few years, Christmas Eve boxes have become a huge trend. They contain little treats for kids to open the night before Santa comes. And, those boxes are often to be pricey. But, surely, you can always make a Christmas Eve box for your children for much cheaper by DIY your Christmas Eve box. Here are some steps to help you to make one.
a. To make one, you must find a shoe box or any box which is big enough to contain the presents
b. Then, use wrapping paper to cover the outside and line the inside.
b. You can get crafty with embellishment such as clay craft, stickers, stencils, and colouring pens, to create a personalized design that your children will love. You can always find various clay charm embellishments from craftymood.com.
c. Then, simply fill the box with a selection of goodies, like: hot chocolate, chocolate coins, gingerbread, small toy, popcorn, marshmallows, Christmas movie, Christmas socks, etc.
d. Don’t forget to make a letter to the one you made the box’s for.
So, it’s not that hard to make your kiddos happy on this coming Christmas Eve, isn’t? Happy creating.
Sources: https://www.thesun.co.uk ; https://craftymood.com ; Photo by PhotoMIX Ltd. from Pexels and https://www.whychristmas.com