Christmas Bon Bons – Christmas Crackers on Christmas Tables

Christmas Bon Bons also known as Christmas Crackers refers to beautiful Christmas decorations which are part of Christmas celebrations in United Kingdom (U.K), Ireland and Commonwealth countries such as Australia, Canada, New Zealand and South Africa.

Christmas Bon Bons were invented accidentally by a confectioner Tom Smith. In fact the tradition of adoring Christmas tables with Christmas Crackers started in Britain some 165 years ago.

Christmas crackers¬†or Bon Bons are not firecrackers, but they are small decorative cardboard tubes wrapped in a brightly decorated twist of paper and look similar to french ‘bon bon’ sweet wrapped in a twisted paper.

The Christmas cracker is pulled by two people, often with arms crossed which results in the cracker to splits unevenly and release a mild bang or snapping sound.

Christmas crackers can bring a little touch of magic to any Christmas table.

Christmas crackers are normally available in classic gold and red, or silver and white colours. Often Christmas Bon Bons also contain small novelty item related to Christmas inside them which is a good surpirse for all.

You can purchase real Christmas Bon Bons which are sold online or in retail shops, normally in boxes of three to twelve.

You can also make Christmas crackers as a Christmas activity for you and your kids during Christmas holidays making use of tissue paper and the tubes from toilet rolls.

If you don’t want to go for any of the above two options, then you can also download Christmas Bon Bons / Christmas Crackers Wallpapers which are given below and use them as your desktop wallpapers during this festive season.

Yo can also get Christmas Table Decoration ideas from these pictures.

Christmas Bon Bons / Christmas Crackers Wallpapers :

We wish all readers Merry Christmas 2016 and Happy New Year 2017 !!!