BY LESLIE JORDAN CLARY
The world’s most expensive Christmas crackers are now on sale. Typically Christmas crackers, popular in the UK, come with a gift inside, such as a yoyo, corkscrew, or playing cards. Simply Crackers has lifted the bar on extravagant gifts. One of its giveaways is an 18-carat gold ‘Diamants Légers’ Cartier necklace set with 20 diamonds. Other gifts include a limited edition “Pen of the Year” by Graf Von Farber, a top-of-the-range Aston Martin Vanquish coupe, a Breguet Tradition wristwatch in 18-carat rose gold and a “1 Like No Other” holiday, which sends the lucky winner to one of the world’s most unique travel destinations, such as the Wisteria Tunnel in Japan and the world’s only Ice Igloo hotel. The crackers and are available at Veryfirstto and come in a variety of colors.
—Dec. 13, 2014