Christmas and Holiday Decorating Ideas

Make Your Own Takeout Box Advent Calendar

This Christmas advent calendar is not only fun and easy to make, but it will also create a family tradition that your kids will remember for years to come.

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Materials Needed:

  • 25 white takeout boxes
  • 3 sheets red construction paper
  • 3 sheets green construction paper
  • white number stickers
  • double-sided tape
  • scissors
  • one bag of decorative gift filler
  • clear tape
  • ruler

Gather Boxes

Gather 25 white takeout boxes.

Measure Height

Use a ruler to measure the distance between the bottom of the takeout box and the bottom of the metal handle.

Measure Width

Measure the width of the bottom of the takeout box.

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