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This Elf On The Shelf Is So Small You Can Tell Your Kids He's Too Tiny To Find

Sometimes it's our smallest friends that make the biggest impact, and we can say that's definitely true for this little Elf on the Shelf.

Just in time for the Christmas season, these mini-sized companions are perfect rube to keep you from having to cook up creative mischief and stage it in the middle of the night.

These little elves are wrapped in cuteness.

These collectable toys are Christmas staples that may just slip through the cracks, but that's part of the fun.

Recommended for kids 6 and up, The World's Smallest Elf on the Shelf is truly adorable.

Don't be afraid to get creative.

Sure, the possibilities are endless when it comes to creating mischievous scenarios for these little elves. But what's even more endless, are the lies you can cook up to explain to your kids why this little elf is nowhere to be found.

Little elves, big ideas.

The World's Smallest Elf is fewer than four-inches from the tip of its hat to its felt-clad feet.

With rosy cheeks and an adorable Christmas outfit, these collectables will have you ready to start rockin' around the Christmas tree.

It's not hard to see that these elves are pretty adorable.

These elves are available on Amazon for around $10. And considering how they could very well get you off the Elf on the Shelf mischief merry-go-round, it'll be the best $10 you ever spent.

Planning on getting one of these for your kids? Let us know what kind of tales you'll spin to explain his absence.