For St. Nicholas handicrafts as always
Would you like to make something for St. Nicholas Day alone or with your children? The ideas below have two things in common. First, they make the decorations for St. Nicholas and the Advent season something really practical. At the same time, they combine many different functions.
How practical a single paper plate can be!
Furthermore, some of these ideas for St. Nicholas handicrafts please all the senses: They look good, taste or smell wonderful …
Your festive arrangement can be edible
Make St. Nicholas table decorations
Nicholas is a great occasion for gifts. But this festival also means a lot more to us. On this day, families like to gather around the table for a festive dinner. Spice it up with great decorations for Santa Claus. In most cases, it is sufficient to combine tableware items in red and white.
With simple means you can conjure up beautiful worlds
We are a little jealous of those readers who can crochet and knit!
Then you can decorate the dishes with real or decorative fir branches and acorns. Choose matching napkins. Choose fabrics in red and white or those with Christmas patterns. Spice up the decoration with scented candles with typical Christmas aromas!
This is what your banquet table could look like
You can always score with homemade sweets
A Santa Claus costume as an original bag for your cutlery
Make a Santa Claus out of old toilet paper rolls
Even when it comes to handicrafts for St. Nicholas Day, you should definitely not forget the environmentally friendly aspect. Ultimately, at Christmas we celebrate the good in people. The striving to preserve our environment and protect our health is now part of it.
Create a festive mood for your children right at breakfast
Gifts and joy don’t always have to go hand in hand with expensive purchases
With a little paint and colored paper, you can make wonderful Santa Claus figures out of old toilet paper rolls. If they are skillfully made, they will fit anywhere. Be careful: keep the paper rolls away from fire as much as possible!
Toilet paper rolls can be brought to new life
Making Nikolaus desserts and cakes
You can combine the Nikolaus handicrafts with the gastronomic preparation for the festival. Why not dedicate various desserts to this topic? It is very easy to make Nikolaus figures out of strawberries. All you need is some cream and maybe some black peppercorns for your eyes and nose.
Simple geometry – great results
There is only the danger that this type of Santa Claus decoration will not last long. It’s just way too tasty for that. In addition, these products only stay fresh longer in the refrigerator.
Make a cake with Santa Claus figures
Do you want to turn your Santa Claus handicrafts into a real party? Then prepare your favorite cream cake with fruits! Use strawberries and cream for decoration. With these products and maybe with a little chocolate cream you can make great Santa Claus figures.
Nicholas from old boxes
There are always great plastic boxes left over from the ice cream or other foods. They’re firm, good-looking, and kind of a shame to throw them away. These pieces, which are in white or red, can be used wonderfully for making Santa Claus.
Noble Nikolaus bags for the wine
Not only children are allowed to receive presents from Nikolaus. Give your loved one a nice wine. Offer this in a great cloth bag that was decorated for Santa Claus.
For St. Nicholas Day you can also make your decoration out of great candles. You can also choose these with different Christmas scents.