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Holiday Dreidels

Try these clever ideas for presenting a dreidel game to someone dear at Hanukkah.


  • Template
  • Glue
  • Chocolate coins
  • Decorative paper
  • Paper sleeve
  • Blue crepe paper
  • Ribbon


  1. Step 1

    Using our template, cut out card stock, stamp or hand-write the four Hebrew characters in the areas that will become the sides, and then fold and glue.

  2. Step 2

    Give Hanukkah gelt, the chocolate coins (left) traditionally used by children for mock wagers, one of these stylish wrapping treatments: In one, small glass canisters are lined with decorative paper and filled with coins. A name tag on top and a paper sleeve with an interlocking dreidel icon template are the finishing touches. Another stack of coins is swathed in blue crepe paper, decorated with a band trimmed with a craft punch, and cinched with thin ribbon.

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Reviews (4)

  • clifland 4 Dec, 2008

    I googled "hanukkah gelt" and found the chocolate coins I needed.

  • ManicCat 4 Nov, 2008

    Where can I buy good quality chocolate coins?

  • ManicCat 4 Nov, 2008

    Where can I buy good quality chocolate coins?

  • cherylsolomon 31 Mar, 2008

    I found dreidel under passover crafts. This is a Chunuka craft..