Handmade Hanukkah Cards and Paper Crafts
Celebrate the holidays with cards and party invitations custom crafted to suit your needs and tastes. Each project includes a complete materials list, instructions, and patterns.
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Star of David Card
Send warm wishes to friends and family with a Star of David card that can be made in minutes using eyelets and silver thread.
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Hanukkah Party Favor
Your holiday guests will long remember these little handmade packages. Each bundle includes a dreidel and a personalized tag.
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Dreidel Gift Box
Give a gift in style with these small boxes designed to look like traditional Jewish dreidels. They're simple to make from card stock.
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Embossed Stars Hanukkah Card
Dimensional six-pointed stars help this Hanukkah greeting card stand out. Crafted in card stock, embossing powder, and plastic mesh, this project can be completed in short order.
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Use everyday materials to craft these easy-to-make spinning tops. Kids can make the dreidels from paper decorated with Hebrew letters. Our project instructions even include a traditional game for the kids to play.
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A Merry Melody
For a playful page, this scrapbooker incorporated a song by comedian Adam Sandler into her journaling. She paired a black-and-white photo with bright colors for impact and wrote a subtitle, rather than lots of text, to keep the layout simple.
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Duplicate an element from your photo. Made from a small length of ribbon and four sequins, the "i" in the title mirrors the look of the candles.
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Use cutout letters, shapes, silver embellishments, and ribbon to add layers and clever decorative elements.
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Less is More
When you create cards, think in simple shapes and basic colors. The design comes alive when you add wonderful textures and intricate, but simple to do, wire-and-beadwork motif.
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Menorah Greeting Card
Craft this Hanukkah greeting card and watch the recipient's eyes light up. It's easy to make from card stock, paper, and a few inexpensive crafts supplies.
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Stripes and Stars Hanukkah Card
Create a contemporary Hanukkah greeting card with vellum strips and brads. Card stock, punched stars, and few simple crafts supplies complete the project.
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Layered-Star Hanukkah Card
Layers of texture and shape give this contemporary Hanukkah greeting card a bold look. It's made from basic crafts supplies and destined to be a favorite among your recipients.
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Hanukkah Slider Card
Put a spin on the traditional Hanukkah card by making a slider card with a coordinating sleeve. This unique card is constructed with common crafts materials, including card stock, punched stars, ribbon, beads, and wire.
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Laced Hanukkah Card
Even the youngest card maker can "sew" up this stylish Star of David greeting. The card is crafted in card stock and ribbon and has a clean, contemporary look.
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Invitation for a Hanukkah Gathering
Invite guests to join you for Hanukkah festivities with this handsome invitation. A vellum overlay provides a homey stage for the handwritten details atop a colorful menorah.
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Nine Candles Hanukkah Invitation
Bugle beads form a menorah on this clever Hanukkah invitation. Velvet cording frames both the menorah and the wording, giving the papers an elegant touch.