Did you have one of “those” days and now it’s time for bed and you don’t have an idea or plan for your little Elf on the Shelf? Yeah, me too. Like 20 nights in December! Haha! No worries though, I’ve got you covered! Here are 12 Last Minute or Free Elf on the Shelf Ideas that either need no supplies or things you probably already have laying around the house. Most of these ideas are relatively fast too! If you are still needing ideas, be sure and check out my post with 25 Quick and Easy Elf on the Shelf Ideas that take under 5 minutes!
I also have a ton of fun Elf on the Shelf Free Printables that are worth checking out! For a preview watching the video below!
No onto those fun ideas!
12 LAST MINUTE OR FREE ELF ON THE SHELF IDEAS
Make a mini countdown from The Little Things
Sledding Elf from Crazy Lou Creations this would be so cute with a Tupperware lid.
Elf flying on an a paper airplane – source unknown
Elf worshiping Jesus from Ten Cow Chick
Message on the Mirror from Come Together Kids
Elf making snowflakes by Yvette’s Photos on Flicker
Make mini Hershey kisses with chocolate chips, foil,and Kleenex for your Elf – idea from Maya Made
Elf hanging in underwear by Small Town City
If your kids have been naughty this is a good idea – source unknown
If you’re looking for some fun Elf on the Shelf Outfits and Accessories for your Elf, check out this amazing shopping guide!
If you love these ideas, I’d LOVE you forever if you pinned the below image!