Is there anyone who in his youth didn’t look forward to Santa? Or rather looked forward to his presents? Let’s get to know where did the history of Santa come from.

Santa in UK – how it was created?

Santa Claus - picture of Santa Claus, as a jolly man with chin and spectacles, dressed in red coat with white elements, was established in 1823. That year in Canada and United States became popular the poem „A Visit from St. Nicholas”. Just there we can find the first reference about Santa. Thomas Nasta – political cartoonist additionally had influence on image of Santa, which is popular currently. Mental picture of Santa was popularized in lots of countries and now it’s difficult to find a kid who wouldn’t be able to describe what Santa looks like.

Santa Claus – tradition of letters

In 1871 Thomas Nast caricaturist drew Santa Claus in their cabinet. Man was glance through received letters and selected sheets into different piles. Pile of letters from naughty children’s parents was significantly bigger in comparison with second pile. It can be treated as primal reference to contemporary tradition of sending letters to the Santa. A few years later that cartoonist created a picture of someone who puts envelope with adress „St. Claus North Pole” in a pillar box.

Letter from Santa Claus?

Well, we got to know about beginning of tradition of sending letters to Santa Claus but can Santa send a response to the kid? Of course! Kids write in their letters what present they would like to get and the Santa is able to bring it or answer and appraise kid’s politeness in current year. Would you like your kid to get an amazing response from Santa? Order surprise on the website: Amazing message will be delivered to your home at every place over the world. Just choose a layout, add the name of your kiddie and edit the text as you want. But it’s not all – you can order personalized video from Santa too.

Santa Claus is amazing memory from our childhood. It’s worth to keep that tradition for our children. Possibilities offered by Elfisanta seems to help in it.