12 New Elf on the Shelf Ideas

New Elf on the Shelf Ideas

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)

Elf on the Shelf Ideas - 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)

Elf on the Shelf Ideas - Elizabeth Alice

3. Raiding the biscuit tin

This elf got hungry and raided the biscuit tin! Cheeky!

(Photo by Fiona Mayes)

Elf on the Shelf Ideas - 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)

Elf on the Shelf Ideas - Emma Smith-Bate

5. Gift wrapping the sofa

These naughty elves gift wrapped the whole sofa!

(Photo by Hollie Brown)

Elf on the Shelf Ideas - 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)

Elf on the Shelf Ideas - Katrina Daye

7. Choo choo train

These mischievous elves used the kids’ toy cars to make a choo choo train!

(Photo by Laura Harrison)

Elf on the Shelf Ideas - 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)

Elf on the Shelf Ideas - Marina Manning

9. Graffiti

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)

Elf on the Shelf Ideas - 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)

Elf on the Shelf Ideas - 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)

Elf on the Shelf Ideas - 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)

Elf on the Shelf Ideas - Shell Thornton

Are you taking part in Elf on the Shelf this year? Share your pics with us on Facebook and Instagram or stay on our blog for more inspiration!



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