18 Adorable Elf on the Shelf Ideas You Need to Copy

Will your elf be naughty or nice this year?

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Elf on the Shelf Float

New York, NY USA - November 26, 2015: Giant Elf on the Shelf balloon flown at the 89th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Columbus Circle

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The official elf return week is November 25 - December 2, and after only six days of coming up with fun and unique elf-approved decorating ideas, it’s very possible you're already feeling a little burnt out. But you still have weeks left until Christmas. That’s why I’ve scoured Instagram for a few of my favorite ideas that you (and your kids) will love.

1: The Stealth Elf

2: Elsa's Elf Revenge

3: Under-the-Weather Elf

4: The Lover

5: The Fighter

6: The Entrepeneur Elf

7: The Selfie Elfie

8: The Doctor Is In

9: The Artist

10: Public Enemy No. 1

11: The Playboy

12: Snuggly Buddy

13: Ride-or-Die Elf

14: Toys' Night In

15: WWE: World Wrestling Elves

16: The Bad Boy

17: Mischief Maker

18: Hotline Bling (aka Drizzy the Elf)

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