How to Make Christmas Goody Bags

Goody bags are a wonderful addition to any party. They are a great gift for a large group of kids or adults alike, and they are a great way to say "thank you for coming to my party". If you're planning a Christmas party, here are some wonderful goody bag ideas for your guests to enjoy.

Steps

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    Decide if your goody bags are for adults or kids.
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    Purchase or make enough gift bags for one per person. If you have some gift bags from last Christmas, recycle! Everyone doesn't have to have the same bag. If you are giving out goody bags to boys and girls or gentleman and ladies, you might like to use two different bags. You don't necessarily want to send any little boys home with festive hair bands or ladies home with moustache combs...
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    Fill your goody bags with things that are relevant to the guests' ages. This is a must for making any goody bag. You don't give a 30 year old childish toys and you wouldn't give a 5 year old a whiskey miniature.
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    Put in a few pieces of chocolate, some sweets or candy.
    • Kids love chocolates with cute wrappers. Find chocolates shaped like Santa or a snowman. Chocolate lollipops are also a favorite of children.
    • Adults might prefer less childish chocolates, chocolate liqueurs or liquorice. Buy sweets, chocolate and candy that come in bags and wrappers, so they are perfect for goody bag distribution.
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    Go to the dollar store or pound shop and see what you can find. This is a great suggestion especially if you have a big guest list. It will ensure that you don't spend too much.
    • For kids, look for the cute stickers, pencils, pens, and stuffed animals that have holiday or Christmas themes.
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    Include in children's gift bags some of the following edible items, if desired: Candy Cane Mandarin Orange or Clementine Chocolate Coins Jelly Beans Home made fudge
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    Add suitable Christmas Crackers to the goody bags.

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