The Craft Patch: Cookie Sheet Advent Calendar

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Saturday, November 29, 2008

Cookie Sheet Advent Calendar

Here is my first handmade Christmas gift! I made this for my sister. Since I knew I would see her at Thanksgiving, it was the perfect time to make her an advent calendar. Now she'll be able to enjoy it the whole month of December!
To make the advent calendar, I covered a cookie sheet with paper and cut out a Christmas tree shape. My husband cut holes in the metal and I tied a ribbon through for hanging.

Then I made 24 marble magnets, each one with a different Christmas picture.

The last step was the little lined bag with appliqued snowman. It holds the magnets when they are not on the tree.


  1. You're blog is full of so many great and crafty ideas!

  2. Wow- trust you to come up with something that cute under pressure! I am so proud of you! It turned out awesome!!!

  3. this has to be the cutest idea EVER!!!

    i really wanna do this!!!

  4. This turned out super cute and will be lots of fun for years to come.


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