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32 Elf on the Shelf Ideas for Adults

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Make every single day more fun and exciting this holiday season with your Elf on the Shelf. Regardless if you’re childfree or they’ve already grown up, this creative and unique roundup of Elf on the Shelf ideas for adults will not only make you laugh but will also make you believe in the magic of Christmas again!

The Elf on the Shelf visits every Christmas not only to take note of who’s naughty or nice. Sometimes, they also have the chance to be naughty or nice themselves!

Below, you can find a bunch of fun Elf on the Shelf ideas for adults you can choose from. I’ve made sure to include enough ideas to make your every day a little merrier before the elves return to the North Pole on Christmas Eve. 

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Can an adult have Elf on the Shelf?

Absolutely! If you don’t have kids in the house, there’s no better way to make the most out of Christmas than by trying out some of the most fun and unique Elf on the Shelf ideas for adults. Plus, if you and your partner or family share the same sense of humor, there’s no doubt these ideas will be a hit!

Make sure to browse till the end because you’ll not only be able to find naughty Elf on the Shelf pranks here. There’s also some thoughtful and nice Elf on the Shelf ideas below that will surprise and delight your loved ones for sure.

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Elf on the Shelf Must-Haves

Before we get started, make time to prepare some Elf on the Shelf must-haves first. Here are some shopping links you can check out if you want to adopt a new elf, buy new accessories for your elf/elves, or prepare yourself for the Elf on the Shelf ideas for adults listed below.

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32 Elf on the Shelf Ideas for Adults

Naughty Elf on the Shelf Ideas for Adults

You'll never know how naughty Santa's elves can be! Have fun browsing these naughty Elf on the Shelf ideas and start trying them out too!

More Elf on the Shelf Adult Ideas

Don't let Christmas pass without trying out these simple but funny Elf on the Shelf ideas! From pranks to relatable scenarios up to a few dark jokes, these ideas are definitely for adults only.

Nice Elf on the Shelf Adult Ideas

Elf on the Shelf adult ideas do not always need to be naughty. Sometimes they can also be kind, thoughtful, and just genuinely fun. Make your loved one's Christmas and Elf on the Shelf experience more memorable, touching, and festive this year by trying out these ideas!

Which Elf on the Shelf ideas for adults did you like the most?

Hopefully, this collection of creative Elf on the Shelf ideas for adults has helped you make your Christmas more exciting, fun, and magical this year!

Don’t hesitate to share your Elf on the Shelf ideas below as well! We would love to hear from you! Happy Holidays!

Check out these other Elf On The Shelf posts as well! 25 Kid Friendly Elf on the Shelf Ideas, 25 Naughty Elf on the Shelf Ideas, & Elf on the Shelf Report Card Printable!

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