ELF ~ above the Shelf has delighted youngsters this Christmas however with the festive duration drawing come an end it's time the reported ago to the boss in red top top who's to be naughty or nice.

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With elves about to leave small ones’ shelves, ~ a liven festive season, us look in ~ what your goodbye letters might say.


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It's a wrap: a mum spanned her Mini Cooper in a bid to trick her kids and blamed her three elves on the shelfCredit: Caters News Agency

When walk Elf on the Shelf leave?

Father Christmas is intended to pick up his small spy - the Elf top top the Shelf - top top Christmas Eve, as soon as he flies back to the phibìc Pole.

However parting v his scout is clearly too difficult to be affected by each other for part people.

Several parental say on social media that the cheeky character stays till new Year's Day, as their children "want as lot time with him as possible".


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A little girl was left in fits of giggles in a hilarious Elf ~ above the Shelf hairy bra prankCredit: Liam Gilman

What have to Elf on the Shelf's goodbye letter say?

Marking the grand finale of the elf's visit can be as basic or as intricate as you desire to make it.


Some leaving a little present because that children, ~ above the morning that December 24, together with a short note speak they'll be missed and to shot and be an excellent for the remainder of the year.

Parents ~ above Mumsnet pondering how ideal to attend to their exit suggest leaving short poems around winter and also Christmas cheer, or giving children a photograph of the elves waving goodbye from the pile of presents.


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much more mayhem here, after an elf on the shelf prank involved transforming a bath into a large hot chocolate, filled through marshmallowsCredit: Caters News Agency

Yahoo! Lifestyle has the following suggestions:

Fill a Christmas night box with a vacation movie, popcorn and Christmas pyjamas for a cosy family night-inWrite a keep in mind saying the elves have gone wild, and needed to go back to the north Pole for part time-outLeave a brand-new Christmas book from her elf, v a special blog post inside the front cover

For those with writer's block, Romper claims glittery footprints might be left, heading towards the chimney or front door.


Or, create a quick letter in flour sprinkled on your table.

Another good idea is to fill a clear, plastic Christmas tree ornament v a note from your elf.


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Previously, Kim Kardashian's daughter North killed her brother Saint's Elf on the Shelf and built a grave for itCredit: Instagram

Other Elf top top the Shelf Christmas eve ideas

Your elf can leave a postcard, bidding your children farewell it rotates the adhering to Christmas.

Saying goodbye with marshmallows, or leave a special current from castle under the tree are other options.

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Leaving a collage that photos, showing where the elf has been, is one more nice reminder that the fun they've had actually in the run-up to Christmas.


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