When it comes to classic holiday characters, do you or your child have a favorite? I’m sure many of you have Santa Claus at the top, or very close to the top of that list, but what about all the other fun movie, story and song characters out there? Across the board on all of those mediums is the reindeer. From Rudolph to the rest of the gang that helps guide Santa’s sleigh, reindeer are icons that go beyond the Christmas season into winter celebrations. This week’s roundup of reindeer crafts is all about those well-known animals.
Put those yarn scraps to work. I Heart Crafty Things shows you how to make this fun reindeer project.
If you’ve got bottle caps lying around the house, you’ve got the makings for a bottle cap reindeer. The Country Chic Cottage upcycles these beverage accessories into a DIY that doubles as a Christmas ornament.
Right now is a great time to stock up on ornament blanks at your local craft store. Reading Confetti uses empty plastic bulbs to create cheery reindeer Christmas decor.
An empty paper egg carton is a great staple to add to your craft supply stash as they’re so versatile when it comes to putting imaginations to work. Take a cue from The Crafty Morning and transform one into a mini reindeer.