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Must Be Santa: 6 Decorations to Impress Santa & The Kids

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* Easy gift ideas and stocking stuffers for kids
* Help them leave something out for Santa
* Decorate cookies, make wishlists and more

Christmas is around the corner, so kids are on their best behavior, getting ready for Santa. Make the preparation even more fun with these Santa-ready goodies, including cookie plates, mailboxes for letters to Santa, and kits featuring everyone’s favorite Christmas helper, the Elf on the Shelf.

1. 3D Rose Cookies for Santa Pillow Case

Made of satin material and finished with a simple foldover close, this crafty pillow will get you and your loved ones in the Christmas spirit. Machine washable, it doesn’t come with a pillow insert, so you can easily switch out your regular throw covers for the season.

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2. Gift Craft Letter For Santa Wall Mailbox

Whether or not you’ve already written letters to Santa, you need this adorable wall hanging mailbox. Made of canvas covered cardboard, it’s sure to bring first-class Christmas spirit to everyone who sees it.

[caption id="attachment_94848" align="aligncenter" width="353"]Gift Craft Letter For Santa Wall Mailbox Image courtesy of Amazon[/caption]

  

3. Pearhead Santa’s Cookie Set

Create a cookie plate worthy of Santa with this set that includes a plate, milk bottle and room to leave a special note. It makes a great gift, especially to new parents celebrating their first Christmas.

[caption id="attachment_94857" align="aligncenter" width="522"]Pearhead Santa's Cookie Set Image courtesy of Amazon[/caption]

  

4. The Elf on The Shelf Letters to Santa Stationary Set

For those Elf on the Shelf fans, this set allows you to write a special letter to santa, that you can then shrink in the oven! The “scout elf” then takes the letter to Santa, and once its been read, he hangs it back on the tree. It makes a great keepsake for kids and parents.

The Elf on The Shelf Letters to Santa Stationary Set Image courtesy of Amazon

  

5. Elf on The Shelf Christmas Baking Kit

More fun with everyone’s favorite Elf. Bake delicious treats with these delicate decorations. Make some accompanying hot cocoa and top it with the included hot cocoa trimming kit.

Elf on The Shelf Christmas Baking Kit Image courtesy of Amazon

  

6. Burton & Burton Metal Tin Standing Santa Mailbox

Go the extra mile with this galvanized tin mail box beautifully inviting kids to place their “Letters to Santa” inside. The pole is candy-cane striped, and flag moves up and down to open and close it.

Burton & Burton Metal Tin Standing Santa Mailbox Image courtesy of Amazon

  

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