Free Offer
Homemade Christmas Gift Guide

Find 32 craft projects to make for holiday gift-giving, including jewelry, sewing projects, knit items and decorative home accents.

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

A Beary Merry Christmas Matchbox


(1 Votes)


All your friends and loved ones will love this Beary Merry Christmas Matchbox from Maria Nerius!  This handmade Christmas craft is easy to make and everyone will love the cute little bear!  Wish all your friends and loved ones a very "Beary" Christmas! 

A Beary Merry Christmas Card


  • 4 3/4” x 11” White cardstock
  • 4" x 4 1/4" Red glitter cardstock
  • 4 x 3 3/4” Cardstock with image/print (polar bear shown in sample)
  • 3” Coordinating ribbon
  • 2 Sequin holly leaves
  • 1 Pink jewel dot
  • Trimmer or scissors
  • Ruler
  • Folding Bone
  • Adhesive
  • Stapler
  • Optional: candy bar, photo, other inside surprise!



  1. You are going to fold the white cardstock into a matchbook. Fold bottom of paper up 3/4". Crease well with folding bone and staple at center. Now measure 5” from bottom and fold well using folding bone. From this crease you’ll measure 1/2" and crease well with folding bone. You have the folds to now take top of paper and slide into bottom stapled fold creating a matchbook.
  2. Trim image (this is from decorative paper, but you could also use a photo if you like). Mat onto red glitter paper. Tie ribbon into simple bow and adhere to top left corner. Adhere image onto front of white matchbook.
  3. Adhere the sequin holly leaves over front of staple and adhere a pink (or red) jewel dot to center covering the staple completely. You can put a candy bar (the square ones) or anything else that will fit inside the matchbook and still allow it to close.

Your Recently Viewed Projects

Love these projects? Get MORE delivered to your Inbox – FREE Click Here!

Include a Photo Include a Photo

Click the button above or drag and drop images onto the button. You can upload two images.

Cancel Reply to Comment

Thanks for your comment. Don't forget to share!

do you have this picture polar bear for a patter for plastic canvas???


Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Newsletter Signup

Free Newsletter!

Discover crafting projects, free patterns, tips and special offers. Get free craft projects, how-to crafting tutorials & product reviews.

Please Wait

Thanks for signing up

Sorry, we could not sign you up.

Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE all your favorite crafts
  • ADD personal notes
  • QUICKLY reference your crafts


Connect With Us

Facebook Google Plus Instagram Twitter Pinterest
Twitter Blog Email RSS

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQs News Keyword Index Privacy Policy Share Your Project Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----


Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.