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How to Make Jingle Bell Bracelets and Decorations

Early Years and Primary Craft Project

By Susie Busby



This is a fun and noisey project which children will enjoy.

You will need:

Jingle Bells
30 cm Tinsel Pipe Cleaners
Standard Pipe Cleaners




Simply select two pipe cleaners in contrasting colours, twist together, threading on jingle bells as you go. These can then be made into bracelets or decorations.

You can then have a music session where the children can jingle along!

This project gives children opportunity to practise:

Twisting pipe cleaners together


And learn about:


Christmas symbols


Discussion topics:

Where decorations usually hang
Where bells are found
The sound bells make