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est. 2007
  1. London’s best Christmas crackers: the mini cracker

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    Cracker crib notes:
    What? Splendid Sweets Mini Crackers.
    From? Fortnum and Mason.
    How much? £12.
    The booty? An ‘entertaining scroll’, snap and assorted wooden stickers of teddy bears, reindeer, angels, Christmas trees and baubles.

    • http://lapetitegallery.blogspot.com yvonne rosenfield

      This is such a treat.
      I just found your site.
      I shall return.

    • http://zafraniversum.blogspot.com/ Eva from zafrán

      After the third christmas cracker you featured I have to admit: I have no clue what a christmas cracker actually is. Could you please explain the concept to a German living in Switzerland? We haven’t got anything like this over here.

    • http://www.weebirdy.com Top Bird @ Wee Birdy

      Hey Eva, it’s a fairly British (and Australian) tradition, so apologies for lack of an explanation. They’re bon-bons with a bang and a mainstay on the Christmas dinner table. Wiki says it best: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christmas_crackers