Coming up with a brand new Elf on the Shelf idea every day can be quite the challenge…
It’s hard to come up with unique ideas, especially if it’s your second or third year that your elf has been getting up to mischief!
So if you’re stuck for ideas, help is at hand. Read on for our round-up of the best, totally NEW Elf on the Shelf ideas sent in by our Facebook followers!
1. “The dog did it!”
Elves are known for getting pets into trouble! This naughty little elf ate the kids’ advent calendar chocolates and then blamed it on the dog!
(Photo by Emma Leigh O’Neill)
2. The floor is lava
The floor is lava was one of the biggest internet trends of 2017 and even the elves are taking part!
(Photo by Elizabeth Alice)
3. Raiding the biscuit tin
This elf got hungry and raided the biscuit tin! Cheeky!
(Photo by Fiona Mayes)
4. “Oops, I’ve pea-d my ‘elf”
We love a good pun and so do these elves!
(Photo by Emma Smith-Bate)
5. Gift wrapping the sofa
These naughty elves gift wrapped the whole sofa!
(Photo by Hollie Brown)
6. Snowball fight
This cheeky elf says Rudolph started the snowball fight but we’re not sure he’s telling the truth!
(Photo by Katrina Dave)
7. Choo choo train
These mischievous elves used the kids’ toy cars to make a choo choo train!
(Photo by Laura Harrison)
8. Climbing wall
This elf was found getting a bit of exercise on a homemade climbing wall on the kitchen cupboard!
(Photo by Marina Manning)
Those pesky elves are always getting up to mischief! This one was caught red-handed drawing graffiti on a baby picture!
(Photo by Sammy Gardiner)
10. Sugar snow angel
Snow angels are a popular Elf on the Shelf idea but if you use sugar instead, it’s much easier to write a message in the snow!
(Photo by Louise Marie)
11. Tied to the sofa
It looks like the tables have turned in this household and it’s another toy causing the mischief! These naughty plastic army men tied the elf to the sofa!
(Photo by Chelsea Lou)
12. Drawing funny faces
Last but not least is this very naughty elf who drew a funny face on his child while he was sleeping!
(Photo by Shell Thornton)