DIY Holiday Cracker

DIY Holiday Cracker

Hi everyone!  I have one last Holiday craft to share with you today.  What I love about these do-it-yourself holiday crackers is that they are super fun for almost any occasion!  So if you don’t have time to make them for Christmas, why not New Years??  Or create a cute cracker as a birthday party favour!  Fun right?  Okay here is how to create your very own…

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These simple brown paper packages would be easy to dress up for all sorts of occasions.  The possibilities are truly endless and I think that I need to make more… very soon.

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The supplies:

Craft tubes (or paper rolls)

Cracker strips (found at Michaels)

Paper for wrapping

String or ribbon for tying

 

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Pick up a few small items to fill the crackers with.  I went with silly staches, mini stampers, chocolates and mini flashlights #forthewin!

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For our Christmas feast I also went with simply embellishing our crackers with bakers twine, tags and these adorable reindeer (found at Target).

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Begin by filling the tube with all of your goodies and the cracker strip (don’t forget that fun popper!)

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Wrap the tube and tie each end with ribbon or string.  Be sure to leave enough room for guests to grab each end of the cracker strip and pull it.

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Ahhh there is just something about brown paper packages that is therapeutic.  hee hee

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Do you have any “go to” party favours?!  Please share…

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