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Mischief Mouse's collection of craft activities for preschool and early years.
Printable resources to help support play - colouring, mark making, labelling, promoting, engaging and extending..
Magical Mammoth's recipes to play with and recipes to eat ..
Stitch Squirrel provides a little tree space for some needle and thread projects  - handmade resources to support learning and development.
Calculator Caterpillar's range of activity ideas to support math, reasoning and problem solving.
Hope Hedgehog invites visitors to take a look through some articles of interest ...
Navigator Narwhal's outdoor - in activity ideas for preschool and early years play.

Fiesty firefly's label selection .. Secret santa gift labels   
Choose from handmade craft labels, and illustrated printables to address your secret santa gifts this yuletide season. Depending on how you organise the selection process these tags once cut and trimmed will fit into C7 sized envelopes, concealing the recipients name as they're placed into a bag or hat and then pulled back out by each participant's secret Santa :)

Secret Santa gift tag labels

 Illustrated Secret Santa gift tags or labels and snowman gift tag pattern pieces  

Printable secret Santa gift tags labels
Click to open label templates in a new window

nowman craft label resources

Resources needed to make secret santa gift labels
White, blue and black paper
Curling ribbon
Hole punch and 2 x 5mm eyelets + setting tool.
Adhesive glue
White tissue paper

To make 
holly Print label and snowperson templates
holly Cut the main label from blue or a prefered other colour.
holly Using a hole punch cut a hole at the top of the label and also in the smaller gift name tag.
holly Position a 5mm eyelet into the hole and with a setting tool squeeze to secure in place:
Label and name tag eyelets

holly Place both to one side and build the Snowperson ...
holly Cut a black hat from the template provided and snip along the cut line.
holly Slot the snow person head through the slit and glue in place.
holly Glue on a small holly image to the front of the hat.
holly Fold up the lower base of the snowperson and carefully / narrowly glue the two outer edges together: This will form the Snowperson's tummy and the slot area to store the name gift tag.
Assemble the snowperson ..
Decorate the label ..
holly Tear a piece of tissue paper or similar, slightly larger than the snowperson and glue together.
holly Position onto the front of the blue label and glue in place.
holly Cut lengths of curling ribbon and attach the name tag to one piece that enables it to reach and fit into the front tummy area.
holly   Write colleague or recipient's name on the tag and slot it into the snowpersons tummy !
  Repeat the process for as many people taking part in your Secret Santa event.

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 snowbaby Santa hat on amazon - select your secret santa festively.

 holly The Gift of christmas is a nice read featuring Molly mouse who tries unsuccessfully to collect decorations for a beautiful woodland tree, her friends all help out and with their gifts turn the tree into a sparkling surprise ..
holly Children's Father Christmas lined letter paper - with UK postal address and send deadline

Main printables page ..