These Button Snowman Christmas cards are lovely homemade cards that kids and adults alike will enjoy making. They take only a minute to make, and they’re perfect for giving along with a bottle of wine or a plate of homemade cookies at Christmastime.
These adorable Button Snowman Cards are fun and addictive for all ages to make. Your kids will love making them but if you’re anything like me, you’ll want to make some for yourself as well.
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They only take a couple of minutes from start to finish, so they’re perfect for those times that you need a card in a hurry and don’t have time to buy one or to fuss around with making anything time-consuming.
Make a bunch so you have them handy when you’re giving gifts to friends, neighbours, teachers etc. A homemade card is a thoughtful touch, especially when it’s as cute as these ones are.
See all of our snowman crafts here.
Time needed: 5 minutes.
How to Make a Button Snowman Christmas Card
- Build your Button Snowman
Select 3 white or cream coloured buttons for your snowman – large for the snowman’s bottom, medium for the middle and small for the snowman’s head.
Glue the buttons in place on your card, leaving a gap between the middle button and the head. This will be where you glue your snowman’s scarf.
Tip: Position your buttons so the button holes look like your snowman’s buttons and eyes.
- Add a Scarf or Bow
For the scarf, simply glue a piece of fabric or decorative trim between the top and middle button.
If you’re making a bow, tie your bow first with a piece of ribbon and glue that between the top two buttons.
- Write on Your Card
Write your message and sign your card, and pop it into an envelope.
I hope you have as much fun making these cards as I do. A word of warning: they’re a little addictive to make, but that’s ok. If you make too many for this year, you can stash them away to use next year. 🙂
You may also like:
- Button Christmas Trees
- Mason Jar Lid Button Wreath
- Wine Cork Snowman Ornament (to give with a bottle of wine)
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Jackie is a mom, wife, home daycare provider, and the creative spirit behind Happy Hooligans. She specializes in kids’ crafts and activities, easy recipes, and parenting. She began blogging in 2011, and today, Happy Hooligans inspires more than 2 million parents, caregivers and Early Years Professionals all over the globe.