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Santa Claus Gift Box

You can create this cute gift box Santa within 30 minutes and have a perfect packaging for the smallest of presents. Follow the instructions in the link below and use the pictures as a guide to help you.



Christmas Craft - Triangle Gift Boxes Advent Calendar

For this project you will need:

- white, red and beige cardstock
- ruler
- scissors
- craft glue for paper
- motif punch with circle
- permanent black marker
- red artist chalks (suggestion)
- thin red satin ribbon

Tip: A great idea would be to create 24 of these boxes and create an advent calendar for the kids. Santas look great on these boxes, but you can also create Christmas trees.This is how your advent calendar could look like.

Craft Pattern:

Christmas Craft Pattern - Triangle Gift Box

Triangle Gift Box Craft Pattern

Pattern for Patchwork Santa

Pattern for Patchwork Santa Claus






1. Cut a piece of white cardstock to the size of 30 cm x 10 cm (approximately 12” x 4”). To make the basic triangle box, print out the triangle gift box pattern. The dotted lines are creasing lines.

Decorating the Box:

Nikolaus Adventkalender Anleitung 1
2. Use the pattern above and print it to the size of your box. Or cut a triangle out of red cardstock the same size as the triangle shape of your box, a smaller triangle out of white cardstock, a 1 cm strip of white cardstock and a 2 cm strip of beige cardstock.

Nikolaus Adventkalender Anleitung 2
3. Glue the white triangle on the red like a beard shape.

Nikolaus Adventkalender Anleitung 3
4. Glue the 1 cm wide strip of white cardstock on the  2 cm wide strip of beige cardstock.

Nikolaus Adventkalender Anleitung 4
5. Glue the glued strips now on the red triangle just over the white one. This is the face and the hat cuff.

Nikolaus Adventkalender Anleitung 5
6. Turn the piece over and trim the excess paper away.

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7. Glue the finished Santa now on the prepared triangle gift box. You can punch out round circles for the nose and the hat pom-pom. Use a black permanent marker and dot 2 eyes on him and use red artist chalks to blush his cheeks.




Christmas Craft - Santa Claus Triangle Gift Box
Here you will find another example of a triangle gift box which also recycles old Christmas cards: Triangle Gift Box


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Christmas Craft - Santa Claus Triangle Gift Box



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