The staple of any Christmas dinner – Everyone at the table rifling through the ends in an attempt to locate the paper crown folded neatly within. Plastic spinners flying left and right; the family sighs at the notion of all the poor jokes, queuing up. The Christmas Cracker. Generally encountered just before the feast, has been a popular occurrence for generations. But how do they differ through the price ranges? It’s generally acceptable to pay around £10-£20 per household. Although some may pay less, you can certainly pay a lot more. Here we’ve taken a look at the 6 most expensive, yet popular Christmas Crackers on sale in the UK. Naturally, as the price increases, so does the calibre of the gift inside.
We begin with the Jo Malone selection. This box of Six Crackers comes in at £64. Each of the Crackers in this selection contain either a Cologne (9ml) or a Bath & Body scent (15ml). The Crackers are cloaked in a sleek geometric graphic and will compliment any table at Christmas time. You can find these Crackers here.
Harrods oozes Luxury and their Crackers are no exception. Forget the plastic bottle opener. This box of Six Crackers contain functional gifts, to include a Champagne stopper, a Silver Pen and a Lipstick holder amongst other items. We make a steep in cost to a cool £115 for this selection. Grab the Harrods selection right here.
Cox and Cox offer a selection of Six Christmas Crackers for a grand sum of £130. There are three grand prizes on offer with this selection and they are; an Organic Soap bar, a Shampoo bar or one of their exclusive signature scented travel Candles. With a contemporary design on exterior, we’re confident that this Cracker won’t disappoint. Dont wait until its too late; grab them here.
Missoma stock a selection of their items at Selfridges and this Cracker selection was no exception. We found it for a princely sum of £145. Why so expensive, you ask? Each of of the four Crackers in this selection contain a pair of Gold earrings from the Missoma range. One of the pairs retailed for a whopping £70. You can find the Missoma selection here.
Forever Crackers are a slight buck in the grand in that they contain no ‘prizes’. This Cracker selection struck a chord in the detail they offered. They’re also reusable. This selection of Crackers come in either Silk or Linen and can be stuffed with whatever festive fancies you choose. A Gold necklace? A pair of Earrings? Or a key to that Dream Supercar? Take your pick – grab them here for £185.
Fortnum & Mason’s Majestic selection top the list with ease. This selection of six Crackers encapsulate quintessential gifts, to include an Alex Monroe Charm Bracelet; a Barbour Handkerchief Pack and an F&M Olivewood and Sterling Silver Honey Drizzler. Sounds enticing? Grab a set here for the tidy sum of £1000.
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