1. The wood can be coloured with felt tips, painted with acrylic paint or left plain. The box can also be painted and coloured. Why not paint the outside of the box dark blue or black and sprinkle with small amounts of silver glitter (or dot with a silver pen) to suggest the stars outside. The back of the stable can also be coloured in or have pictures of animals stuck onto it.

  2. If wrapped in a ribbon these would be the perfect size for stocking fillers.

  3. These nativities are small enough to slip into a coat pocket or school bag meaning children can easily transport and show them to people.