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The best Elf on the Shelf outfits

Section: Christmas
Photo: Elf on the Shelf

One of the most popular new Christmas traditions over the past few years is The Elf on the Shelf. Love him or hate him, the mischievous elf has become many a family’s favourite and is great for keeping the children’s behaviour in check. The elf watches children’s behaviour during the month of December and lets Father Christmas know how they are getting on.

After your children have gone to bed, you place your elf in different positions for the morning, normally showing him getting up to no good. The elf often leaves a note telling the children exactly what they’ve been up to during the night. It might seem like a lot of hard work, but it’s a great way to interact with your children and get even more excitement around Christmas; your little one will rush down the stairs each morning to discover where the elf is and what he’s been up to.

You can now personalise your elf so that he wears different outfits every time he visits to check on the kids. There are loads of fun outfits that are great for storytelling too. Here are just a few of our favourite Elf on the Shelf outfits available online that you can buy for your elf this year.

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From the Elf On The Shelf’s official range comes this fab yellow raincoat which we absolutely love and your little one will too. A perfect choice for when your elf goes outside, the raincoat comes with matching boots.

This cute outfit will ensure your Elf makes a fashion statement. We just love this adorable tartan dress – do they make it in adult sizes?

Elves need their beauty sleep too! With this dressing gown from Elves Behavin’ Badly, your child can dress up the Elf ready for bed before they hit their own pillow.

Add a touch of Christmas magic to your Elf on the Shelf with these knitted dress up sweaters. They are an adorable way to make sure your elf is warm and cosy when the cold weather hits. Your little one will love the knitted jumpers – they’re essential for their visit to the North Pole.

A great way to ensure your elf looks fabulous before she goes on her journey to the North Pole.

This hoodie and headphone set will ensure your child’s elf is the coolest one on the block. Make the elf a music lover with this Jingle Bells Rock hoodie, with matching earphones.

A cosy onesie is a great way your little one can make sure their elf stays warm during the winter weather. We love this rainbow onesie, which is handmade from wool.


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