Elf Return Ornament Arch

In preparation for @jamesandholly.eots elves’ arrival, their family made an ornament arch, which was later sent to the FabYULEus Elf Duo. In fact, James and Holly’s family made another one this year because it was so popular. Please follow their steps below to make your very own elf return ornament arch.

MATERIALS:

  • One wreath circle (Whichever size of your choosing)
  • Small letters if you want words on your arch (Mine are wood & are from Hobby Lobby (USA)
  • Ornaments (All of mine are from the Dollar Tree (USA) and stock up on these. You go through them quick. My arch took 52 ornaments to make. Buy more than you think you’ll need.)
  • Hot glue gun and glue sticks. (Buy more than you think you’ll need.)
  • Mini Pom Poms to fill in empty spots on your arch.

INSTRUCTIONS:

1. Cut a piece off of the bottom of the wreath circle to make it look more like an arch. This is completely optional.

2. Remove the tops off of the ornaments. This step is a bit of a hassle but makes the ornaments much easier to glue on later.

3. Begin gluing on the ornaments in a cluster. It does not have to be perfect. You will have hot glue strings along the way too.

4. Once you glue half of the ornaments on, take a break. This is a very time consuming project, and your back will thank you.

5. Continue gluing the ornaments for the second half of the arch. If you would like to fill in some of the gaps, put mini pom poms in to cover them up. The Pom poms I used are just from the Dollar Tree (USA).

6. Time for the letters. I’ll be honest, both times I’ve made these arches, the letters are the hardest part to get right. Last year, I got mini letter ornaments from Hobby Lobby (USA) but they didn’t bring them in this year. I am using small wooden letters from Hobby Lobby instead. First, lay the letters out the way you want them to look on the completed ornament arch before gluing. Then go ahead and glue once you like how the placement looks. It is very, very hard to get them even as my letters here don’t even line up perfectly so go easy on yourself.

7. Viola! Your arch is complete and ready to be used for your elf arrival or farewell!

Santa “Better Watch Out”

Santa loads his mouse traps,
With scrumptious candy canes.
For an elf at the pole,
This doesn’t seem humane.

*DISCLAIMER: No elves were harmed in the making of this video.

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Electric Halloween

꧁ 𝕆𝕔𝕥𝕠𝕓𝕖𝕣 ③① ꧂
Halloween is finally here.
It’s a frightful time of year.
Climb upon the electric chair.
Don’t be fearful of a dare.

There’s a bone chill in the air.
With an electric flash and glare.
What appears over there?
A spooky skeleton! BEWARE!

It gave me quite a scare.
Made me mess my underwear!
Maybe it’s just a nightmare.
Halloween’s a grand affair.

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Elf Friends by My Magical Moments

We are happy to be able to reveal a long kept secret. We are proud to announce this year’s Wreath of Excellence Prizes! A new series of elves called Elf Friends by My Magical Moments. They have been prewired with FabYULEus Elf Duo’s Patent Pending Elf Wire Method, so they can pose and stand. Details and photos will soon follow, so be on the look out in our Facebook group, Elf Academy.

My Magical Moments

If you recognize this little elf, it’s because he belongs to the popular elf influencer, My Magical Moments. FabYULEus Elf Duo feels very honored to have been given the opportunity to wire their elves. They will be traveling back home to Australia this week. If you haven’t visited My Magical Moments, please head on over to: www.mymagicalmoments.com.au

Grandparents are Grand

꧁ 𝕊𝕖𝕡𝕥𝕖𝕞𝕓𝕖𝕣 ①② ꧂
Grandmas and Grandpas,
Are truly the best!
They fill our hearts,
With grand happiness.

They tell good stories,
And let us eat sweets.
Visiting their house,
Is always a treat.

After a short nap,
They’re willing to play.
This is why we wish them,
A Happy Grandparents Day!

ᴅᴇᴅɪᴄᴀᴛᴇᴅ ᴛᴏ:
ᴊᴏʜɴ & ʙᴇᴠ ʀ.
ᴅᴜɴᴄᴀɴ & ᴛᴇʀᴇꜱᴀ ᴡ.
ᴀʟʟʏɴ & ᴇʟᴀɪɴᴇ ʙ.

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A Symbol of Friendship

𝐇𝐀𝐏𝐏𝐘 𝐍𝐀𝐓𝐈𝐎𝐍𝐀𝐋 𝐅𝐑𝐈𝐄𝐍𝐃𝐒𝐇𝐈𝐏 𝐃𝐀𝐘

꧁ 𝔸𝕦𝕘𝕦𝕤𝕥 ① ꧂
These friendship bracelets,
Are made for you and me.
A big one for your wrist,
And a small one for me.

When I wear my bracelet,
I will always think of you.
And I know when you are wearing yours,
You’ll be thinking of me too.

Sometimes you will miss me.
Sometimes we’ll be apart.
But your bracelet can remind you.
That you’re forever in my heart.

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Happy Independence Day

꧁ 𝕁𝕦𝕝𝕪 ④ ꧂
Hooray for our Freedom,
Happy Birthday, USA!
Let’s light some fireworks,
To celebrate the day.

All the stars, stripes,
and colors in the sky,
Are why we elves love,
The Fourth of July!

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Happy Eighth Birthday

꧁ 𝕁𝕦𝕝𝕪 ① ꧂
Today’s your eighth Birthday!
We’re glad to be with you.
So blow out the candles,
We’ll make your wish come true.

Eight is a special age.
You’re growing up so fast.
Enjoy your fun filled day,
We hope it’s a blast!

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King of the Grill

꧁ 𝕵𝖚𝖓𝖊 ❷ⓞ ꧂
You’re the sturdy hand,
To hold when we’re sad.
A friend to count on,
In good times and bad.

You’re King of the Grill,
Always keeping us fed.
And strong enough to scare,
Monsters under our bed.

Your dad jokes are funny,
And you like to play.
We wish all the dads,
A Happy Father’s Day!

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