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Make St. Nicholas Chocolate Coins

Make your own special St. Nicholas coins for St. Nicholas to hand out, put in shoes or stockings, hide under pew cushions, or however you might use chocolate coins for St. Nicholas Day. Now PDFs to print stickers!

St Nicholas coins
St. Nicholas Coins
Two designs; two sizes; gold or colored—
Print as stickers or on regular paper to cut-out

Make your own St. Nicholas chocolate coins using our printable PDF patterns. There are two designs available as both gold (like real coins) and full color. They are also in two sizes. Print on sticker paper (easy to use!) or on regular paper to cut out and attach.

The St. Nicholas circles fit Madelaine Chocolate Company's large (1½ inch diameter) and medium (1 1/8 inch diameter) coins.

These coins are made in America and taste very good. It is important to have good tasting chocolate from Saint Nicholas! They are available in local candy stores and in bulk online.

To make St. Nichols coins
    • Decide which design and size you need; sticker or plain paper
    • Print desired PDF sheets, see below 
       (choose sticker paper or use bright inkjet paper and choose best quality printing)
    • 
Put stickers on coins or
    • Carefully cut circles out
       (cutting is a little tedious)

    • Attach circles to chocolate coins with dry roll-on adhesive
       (easy and not messy)

PDF files to print on sticker paper

Print stickers for large coins (1½-inch) on Avery 8293 Matte White High Visibility Labels (package with 20 sheets/400 labels). Available from Amazon. Sticker sheets are 8½x11-inches and should print without difficulty.

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Gold miter sticker PDF
for large coins
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Large gold icon PDF
for stickers
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Large colored miter PDF
for stickers
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Large colored icon PDF
for stickers

Print stickers for small coins (1-inch stickers for 1 1/8-inch coins) on Avery 5410 Removable Multi-Use Labels (package with 50 sheets/600 labels). Available from Amazon. Sticker sheets are 4x6-inches. Printing is a little tricky. 
   1) Open PDF. 
   2) Click "File" in upper left corner; select "Print Setup". 
   3) Under "Paper" click down arrow for "Size;" select "4x6in" (NOT "Borderless 4x6in").
   4) Click "OK." 
   5) Click printer icon
   6) Use these settings: "Page Scaling: None," Check "Auto-Rotate and Center," (DO NOT check "Choose paper source by PDF page size").
This works for us and should work for you.

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Gold miter sticker PDF
for small coins
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Small gold icon PDF
for stickers
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Small colored miter PDF
for stickers
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Small colored icon PDF
for stickers

PDF files to print on regular paper and cut out

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Large gold icon PDF
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Large gold miter PDF
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Large colored icon PDF
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Large colored miter PDF
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Small gold icon PDF
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Small gold miter PDF
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Small colored icon PDF
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Small colored miter PDF


Adapted from Shower of Roses, by permission.

To print on 8½x11 (letter) paper:

Tips for accurate PDF printing

For Adobe Reader 7.0
In the Adobe Print dialog box, check these boxes: Check these two boxes: Auto-Rotate and Center & Choose Paper Source by PDF page size
For Adobe Reader 8.0
If you are having trouble printing, try clicking on "Advanced" then "Print as Image."

For older versions
In the Adobe Print dialog box, make sure the boxes for Shrink oversized pages to paper size and Expand small pages to paper size are NOT checked. (In some versions the option is Page Scaling: NONE, click to find Fit to pages and Shrink large pages.)

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