Make a toilet roll Christmas cracker
How to make a Christmas cracker from recycled toilet rolls
What you will need:
- 1 Toilet paper tube per cracker
- Tissue paper
- Fancy Scissors (optional)
- Normal Scissors
- Left over wrapping paper
- Goodies to put inside the cracker
- Doubled sided sticky tape or glue stick
Step 1: Choose your desired coloured tissue paper and cut to the size you like then cut either side with your scissors.
Step 2: Centre the toilet roll on the paper
Step 3: Draw a line of glue onto the toilet roll and roll the tissue paper around the toilet tube.
Step 4: Then reach the end put another line of glue to seal down the tissue paper to complete the roll.
Step 5: Squish the paper together at each end then tie the ribbon into a knot and curl the ends.
Step 6: Trim the edges, add your gifts then tie the other end.
Step 7: Cut wrapping paper to size, place doubled sided tape on wrapping paper and put onto centre and roll round carefully to keep straight.
And there you have a your Christmas cracker - repeat this process to make more.
Last updated Friday, 30th September 2016