Making a paper chain is a classic holiday craft. It’s also a great way to use some of those paper scraps and outdated scrapbook papers!
Classic Paper Chains
Cut paper into 1″ x 8″ strips with a paper trimmer, then link them together with tape, glue or staples:
Washi Tape Paper Chains:
For this little paper chain, I used a 6×6 holiday-themed paper pad (cut into 1″ x 6″ strips) and washi tape:
Advent Paper Chains:
Advent paper chains are made with 25 links; you remove one link each day to countdown the days until Christmas.
Here’s a great idea from Make and Takes:
And here’s one that includes an activity each day – a lovely free printable from Less Ordinary Designs:
Paper Ball Chains
Lastly, a unique paper chain idea – a paper ball chain tutorial from Dana Made It:
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