Unleash Your Creativity: Color Your Own Elf Door Hangers

DIY Festive Craft for Kids and Adults to Add Holiday Magic to Your Home

The holiday season is a time for spreading cheer, and what better way to do so than with a fun and creative DIY project? In this blog post, we’ll introduce you to “Color Your Own Elf Door Hangers,” a delightful craft that both kids and adults can enjoy. These whimsical door hangers not only add a touch of holiday magic to your home but also allow you to express your unique artistic flair. Let’s dive into the world of festive crafting and discover how to make your very own elf door hangers.

Supplies and Materials Needed:

  1. Elf door hanger templates (downloadable or pre-cut)
  2. Colored pencils, markers, or crayons
  3. Glitter glue (optional)
  4. Self-adhesive googly eyes
  5. Craft scissors
  6. Ribbon or twine
  7. Hole punch
  8. Clear adhesive tape
  9. A flat work surface
  10. Your imagination and creativity


  1. Start by printing or obtaining your elf door hanger templates. You can find downloadable templates online or purchase pre-cut ones from a craft store.
  2. Lay out your templates on a flat work surface along with an assortment of colored pencils, markers, and crayons.
  3. Begin coloring and decorating your elf door hangers. Let your imagination run wild and add your personal artistic touch. You can make them as whimsical or traditional as you like.
  4. Consider adding glitter glue for a touch of holiday sparkle.
  5. Once your elf door hangers are fully colored and decorated, attach self-adhesive googly eyes for a playful look.
  6. Punch a hole at the top of the door hanger and thread a ribbon or twine through it to create a hanger.
  7. Hang your custom elf door hangers on your front door, a bedroom door, or any other place in your home where they can spread holiday cheer.

Download our color-your-own Elf Door Hangers here:

Creating your own Color Your Own Elf Door Hangers is a fantastic way to infuse your home with holiday magic while indulging in some artistic expression. Whether you’re a child or an adult, this DIY project is perfect for igniting the spirit of the season. Let your creativity shine, and watch as your handcrafted elf door hangers add a whimsical touch to your holiday decor.