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Homemade Elf Holiday Gift Container

Turn an old potato chip tube into a fun and jolly gift.

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At a Glance:

#5778 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo
  • Mod Podge Tools and Accessories  Logo

Mod Podge ® Matte, 8 oz. - CS11301

Number Needed: 1 $7.49
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Mod Podge - Extreme Glitter, 8 oz. CS15066 - CS15066

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
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Other Supplies

Recollections® Christmas Fa La La La paper pad 297365, Potato chip tube, Green card stock, Flat brush ½”, Scissors, Glue, Ruler, Pencil, Small hole punch, Red yarn, Small gold jingle bell, Water basin, Paper towels, Foam plates


Get the supplies you need to make this project from your local Michaels!

  1. Measure and cut a piece of striped paper from paper pack that wraps around tube. Cut two shoes from green card stock using pattern.
  2. Apply matte Mod Podge® to tube and wrap striped paper around smoothing as you go. Let dry at least twenty minutes before sealing with another coat of matte. Allow dry time between multiple coats.
  3. Glue two shoes together with matte starting at toe, leaving enough at the end to wrap around tube. Apply several coats of Extreme Glitter Mod Podge® to both sides. Let dry.
  4. Punch holes along top edge of shoe. Cut lengths of yarn and tie through holes with a bow.
  5. Punch a hole in the end of the toe. Tie yarn through hole with jingle bell.
  6. Wrap ends of shoe around tube overlapping one end over the other. Glue to secure.

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