The Quickest Elf on the Shelf Ideas

There’s no quicker way for Scout Elves to set a scene in your home than by wearing a colorful outfit that's just their size. By putting on a sporty, stylish or comfy outfit, your seasonal visitor will use the plentiful décor and settings already available in your home to create the perfect seasonal scene. See how the elves below are rocking items from Mrs. Claus’ signature Claus Couture Collection®, and read about how your elf may use these outfits to make a real snazzy entrance—and fashion statement—this season!

Alpine Skier

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Your Scout Elf will look like they’re ready to hit the slopes when they don their Alpine Ski Set, complete with goggles, scarf, vest, skis and poles. In your home, anything from a set of stairs to the couch can be converted into a spirited slalom course for your elf!

Cozy Gift Giver

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If your Scout Elf wants to make it feel just like Christmas morning, they might copy this elf idea to give a pre-Christmas gift! By wrapping several mini presents and putting on their cozy Keep It Merry PJ’s, your Scout Elf can stage a quick surprise. Time to open your gifts!

Festive Fashionista

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Looking dashing in the snow is easy for elves rocking the Twirling in the Snow Skirts, perfect for elves who like to look fashionable during the holidays. Your elf may dress up in one of these skirts and strike a pose near the mirror to make sure you see their most festive look.

Arctic Ice Skater

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Your Scout Elf gets a perfect score for this icy blue Arctic Ice Skater ensemble. While wearing her dress, skates and medal, your elf will find a spot in your home to turn into her very own ice rink—like the freezer or a countertop covered in blue paper!

Elf on Vacation

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In their Holiday Hawaiian Shirt, your Scout Elf will playfully pay homage to warmer weather to make you smile. Once they’re wearing their outfit, they may sit on a patch of sand to pretend they’re at the beach or just kick back to relax near a sunny window.

Merry DJ

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To spin up some cool Christmas jams, your Scout Elf will create their own DJ booth with holiday décor and a set of peppermint turntables. To complete the scene, your elf will wear their festive Jingle Jam Hoodie and headphones to look the part of a merry DJ!

Stylish Celebrator

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Stylish Scout Elves always reach for this go-to Snowflake Skirt and Scarf ensemble when they’re looking for the perfect holiday outfit. In festive white and red, your Scout Elf will deck the halls or hang out in a snowy scene in your home while showing off their keen fashion sense.

Sweet Shop Baker

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While mixing up cookie batter in your kitchen, your Scout Elf will look the part of a master baker in this Sweet Shop Set, complete with a bowl and faux wood spoon. When they're done making the batter, they'll leave a note asking you to complete the cookies by baking them in the oven!

Peppermint Princess

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Playing the part of a pretty princess is easy for Scout Elves in this flowing tulle outfit, complete with a crown. While wearing the Peppermint Princess Gown, your elf will perch next to a dress-up box or closet and leave a note encouraging you to try on your most regal outfit!

Shop the entire 2017 Claus Couture Collection® now to see what outfit your Scout Elf could wear this year!