These DIY Christmas crackers are an easy and creative way to add your own treats to Christmas crackers.
Making your own Christmas crackers is fun and such a great gift to give your guests this Christmas.
Today I’m participating in a Christmas DIY/crafts tour hosted by my friend Krista from The Happy Housie so be sure to check out all the crafts at the end of this post!
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Here is what you need to make the DIY Christmas crackers.
- tissue paper
- toilet paper rolls
- cracker snaps (optional)
- printables cut out (see below)
- double-sided tape
- twine or ribbon
- Take a long sheet of tissue paper and fold it in half lengthwise. Then cut it in half at the width.
- Optional: (I really wanted to do this part but ran out of time) tape crackers snaps to the inside of the toilet paper rolls.
- Take your toilet paper roll to the edge of the folded part of the tissue paper in the middle and tape it down.
- Roll the tissue paper around the toilet paper roll and tape at the end.
- Now take the printable (cut to toilet paper roll size) and roll it along the toilet paper roll. Tape it at the back.
- Tie one end with ribbon.
- Fill your cracker with Christmas goodies.
- Tie the other end.
There are four different holidays messages in this printable: Joy | Noel | Merry Christmas | Happy Holidays
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