Advent Calendar Garlands


When's Christmas gonna get here? How many more days til Christmas? Let the countdown begin with these festive Advent Calendar Banners Today Maymay is showing us how to create these joyfully creative ways to count the big day, Christmas. So gather up those supplies and let's create! 

Supplies used: 

A Very Merry Christmas 12x12 and 6x6 paper pads

Milk and Cookies 12x12 and 6x6 paper pads


Foam Tape

Art Glitter Glue

Cricut Trimmer

Lawn Fawn Twine

Clothes Pins

TH Snips


Stylus Tool

Bone Folder

Sticky tape


Hot glue gun/sticks

Treats of your choice 


1st Advent Calendar Banner: 

~25 pieces cut from cardstock at 5 1/2" x 8 1/2", we used red and green: score at 4 1/4" on the 8 1/2" side, turn and make a mark at  2 3/4" to create the treat triangles. See the video for assembly.

~50 pieces cut from a patterned paper at 1 3/4" x 11", you will need 2 of each pattern, score at 1/2" all the way down the strip to make rosettes. See the video for assembly. 

You will also need 1-25 cut apart sheet from A Very Merry Christmas 12x12 paper collection, ribbon/twine, hot glue, and sticky tape. Please refer to the video for the assembly


2nd Advent Calendar

~25 pieces cut from cardstock at  2 1/4" x 6, score at 2 7/8" x 3 1/8" to create the treat holder. 

~25 pieces cut from cardstock at  3/4" x 6" for the bow

You will also need from the supply list 1 cut apart sheet from the Milk and Cookies 12x12 paper collection, clothespins, bakers twine and candy/treat of choice. Please refer to the video for the assembly.

Remember to head on over to our Facebook group Maymay Made It and So Did I to post your version of this project. You can also showcase your project on our Customer Gallery on the website.

A very merry christmas 12x12 paper collectionA very merry christmas paper pad 6x6Advent calendar bannerArt glitter glueBone folderCardmakingCardstockChristmas paper craftsCraft suppliesCricut trimmerDiy craftEk mini scoreboardEmbossing stylus toolHoliday decorLawn fawn hemp cordMilk and cookies 12x12 paper collectionMilk and cookies 6x6 paper padPattern paperScoreboardScotch foam adhesiveSticky tapeTim holtz scissorsTreat holder

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