Santa Claus is a jolly ole' elf who goes by many names including St. Nicholas, Father Christmas, Grandfather Frost and Kris Kringle. He's well known by children all over the world for bringing joy and happiness to homes at Christmas time. Santa has a white beard, a red suit with white cuffs, a white collar and a black belt. Santa also wears a red hat with white trim and wears black boots. And he loves cookies of every color and shape. Santa lives way far away at the North Pole his wife, Mrs. Claus and the elves. It is believed that Santa’s elves work all year long in Santa’s workshop making toys for children all over the world.