A DIY that transports elves from the North Pole to your front porch.


  • 16” planter pot 
  • 8” planter pot
  • 6 pieces of 12”x1” pvc pipe
  • Deli container
  • Christmas ornaments
  • Buttons
  • Plywood round
  • Hot glue
  • Paint


  1. Glue & screw 2 PVC pieces on side of 16” planter pot.
  2. Glue plywood round on the inside of planter pot with 2 PVC pieces.
  3. Attach the 2 PVC pipes for legs.
  4. Fit into wood blocks for feet.
  5. Attach 2 PVC pipes for arms/elbows.
  6. Fit wood blocks on for hands.
  7. Glue the 8” pot on the ornament head to make the elf’s hat.
  8. Glue ornament for nose.
  9. Glue buttons for eyes.
  10. Glue buttons down midsection for shirt.

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