this is a great tutorial and includes patterns. very step-by-step bordering on the ridiculous, but also handy. perfect tips if your goal is good-looking and easy felt food. Can find felt food on etsy, but apartment therapy has free tutorials
DIY Stuhlküche – eine Spielküche aus einem alten Holzstuhl
My advent calendar consists of 24 little houses made out of paper. They can be easily folded flat for storage. Could be an easy way to create an elaborate Christmas village that is easy to store but looks fantastic and festive.