Christmas at Buckingham Palace was a relatively quiet affair until Victoria and Albert snapped their first crackers. Soon festive party noisemakers were an essential part of holiday revelry at family gatherings and celebrations throughout the realm. Snap one open with a friend, and out pop a party hat, a joke and a surprise gift. And just like that, the fun begins! Santa and his reindeer fly through the London sky on six sparkling, handmade, 12" crackers.