Reusable Christmas crackers are far better than disposable crackers, which are full of plastic and small choking hazards, and can’t be recycled (refuse collectors have to collect millions the week after Christmas, and take them all to landfill). The loud bangs also upset pets (see more on keeping pets safe at Christmas. Disposable crackers are wasteful and trashy, and usually packed in plastic. So if you’re not making your own, just use these instead. Just like Barbara and Tom in The Good Life – pull the cracker, and say ‘Bang!’ yourself!
Lisa Angel Personalised Fabric Crackers can be pulled year after year, just fill with little zero waste gifts. Fill with homemade sweet treats, hand-written notes or spoil someone with a little recycled precious gift. You could even make your own festive jokes, to put inside.
These vibrant fabric crackers are made with beautiful cotton fabric and luxury satin ribbon ties sewn in, so they won’t get lost on your dinner table. Inside the durable cardboard inner tube is a beautiful recycled coloured crown and a classic joke. Sold in a recycled gift box wrapped in coloured tissue, with a matching fabric bag to store hats and jokes. Orders of two or more come with a recycled cardboard storage box.
Scandi reusable Crackers are available in ivory cotton or natural linen. Sold in a set of 6, choose from Sleigh, Reindeer, Snowflake, Bells, Bird or Christmas Tree.
These reusable eco crackers are supplied with a pet-friendly (no bangs!) ecosnap®. Use to dress your festive vegan table, or to wrap gifts. The crackers arrive flat-packed and ready to pop into shape, to fill with zero waste gifts. They pull and don’t tear. To reuse, just replace the snaps. Full instructions are printed on the inside of the wallet. Replacement Ecosnaps are sold in packs of 12, just add to your order. The ribbons use yarns made from used plastic bottles (keep away from pets and children).