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I have bought the most gorgeous elf on a shelf

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Onlyhappywhenitrains Thu 08-Nov-12 09:45:22

He is lovely! The lady makes them to order and does girl elves too along with a letter personalised for your dc.
I'm so pleased with it.
Am I allowed to state where he was from or is it advertising?! I found him on eBay but she has a site of her own too.
Can't wait for 1st December now. Tempted to put him out now!

bamboostalks Thu 08-Nov-12 09:46:41

Yes please do. i want to get one.

armani Thu 08-Nov-12 09:53:39

Yes please share, I am looking for one for dcs! If you don't want to post on here, feel free to pm me smile thanks

Onlyhappywhenitrains Thu 08-Nov-12 09:53:54

Go to
He is a very lovely elf. :-)

Dillydollydaydream Thu 08-Nov-12 10:04:31

They actually look really sweet, I think the original elf on the shelf looks rather creepy!

reindeerjumper Thu 08-Nov-12 10:08:47

Does anyone else think the whole idea is a bit sinister?

izzywizzyisbizzy Thu 08-Nov-12 10:15:15

Yes I don't do the no touching spying on kids part - ours are more like toys and come on days out etc.

We just do the fun what have they been up to now part

TheSitChewAceChien Thu 08-Nov-12 10:16:47

Ooh lovely!
Think I'm going to order one. Got my eye on Keebler.

Thanks for sharing smile

TigerFeet Thu 08-Nov-12 10:21:38

I've seen loads of elf on the shelf stuff on Pinterest... wtf is it all about? I don't get it hmm

Onlyhappywhenitrains Thu 08-Nov-12 11:58:20

My elf looks very friendly. He comes with a nice letter from Santa too.
Yes, very pleased with him.
I'm not going to do the creepy watching what ds does thing, just the fun parts.

Mousefunk Thu 08-Nov-12 14:52:47

I like the idea of the elf watching might make the swines behave grin Agreed original elf is creepy.

Onlyhappywhenitrains Thu 08-Nov-12 15:14:09

Keebler is similar to my elf.
I also like gizmo. The girl elves were nice too. They look benevolent rather than scary, elf on the shelf the original version is a bit sinister.

jetstar Thu 08-Nov-12 15:23:25

I have been looking for a different elf too as I also think the original one is wierd looking. These are much cuter!

Onlyhappywhenitrains Thu 08-Nov-12 15:27:53

The very nice elf lady will make them specially if you tell her what colours you want (hair, eyes, clothes) and if you want a boy or girl elf.
They aren't cheap but they are lovely.

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