The beauty of hand made Christmas Crackers is the ability to put your own gifts inside. Typical store bought crackers contain a joke, a party hat and a plastic novelty. Making your own crackers, the contents are limited only by your imagination.
Joy, from Days Filled with Joy, shows how to make reusable fabric Christmas Crackers. A quick and easy sew, these are a great project to use up an assortment of fabric scraps.
For as long as I can remember, our family has always used the name bon bons. Whatever you call them, they are traditionally opened during the Christmas meal, and that's what our family does.