Christmas is just around the corner and aside from the elatedness for the festive season, various concerns are also waiting ahead and gifting is never out of the list. Carelessly spend too much on presents and your bank account will be weeping before New Year arrives, but it’s even more upsetting if, for example, the gift ends up being something so mundane that it’s forgotten after a mere few minutes.
We are here to help with a compilation of simple yet creative ideas for Christmas cards. It’s the thought that counts, they said, and what possibly is a more meaningful gift than a handmade craft product which consists of thought and time? You’ll be very delighted and surprised to learn how these cards are favorited amongst children and adults alike.
Table of Contents
- 1 Cotton Ball Snowman Card
- 2 Christmas Tree & Present Card
- 3 3D Christmas Tree Card
- 4 Winter Woods Christmas Tree Card
- 5 Lace Fold Christmas Tree Card
- 6 Round Santa Christmas Card
- 7 Christmas Tree Fingerprint Craft
- 8 Hygge style Card
- 9 Abstract Colorful Homemade Christmas Card
- 10 Christmas Tree Truck Card
- 11 Funny Cat and the Christmas Tree Card
- 12 Christmas Door Card
- 13 Window Card
- 14 Christmas Wishes Card
- 15 Ball Ornament Decoration Card
- 16 White on White Christmas Card
- 17 Baubles Card
- 18 Blue and Purple Watercolor Christmas Tree Card
- 19 Baby’s First Christmas Card
- 20 Cute Winking Rudolf Reindeer Christmas Card
- 21 Christmas Note Card Box Set
- 22 Christmas Lights Card
- 23 Holiday Wreath Card
- 24 Deer Christmas Card
- 25 Snowman Christmas Card
- 26 Snowman Snowflake Card
- 27 Boughs and Antlers Card
- 28 Plaid and Pine Tree Punch Card
- 29 Christmas in July Card
- 30 Rustic Holiday Card Set
- 31 Textured Christmas Card
- 32 Conclusions
Let’s not procrastinate and get started!
Cotton Ball Snowman Card
Made from cotton balls and tissue and decorated by either paper or real accessories, this snowman with a cute little portrait is such a heart-warming gift! You can even instruct children to do it, but prepare to have your heart melted down.
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Christmas Tree & Present Card
Here’s another card idea for a fun and easy time with the babies. With printable templates, it isn’t complicated to make. Adorn it using crayons or sequins even, let your creative juice flow freely!
Project Credit: thebestideasforkids
3D Christmas Tree Card
3D crafts are always more lively to look at, why not combine them with a card? The supplies are all very common and available in any local craft store. You might insert a bit of yourself in the decoration and surprise the whole family!
Project Credit: coco29
Winter Woods Christmas Tree Card
Do you have a lot of designer paper remnants that you haven’t thrown away for they seem fairly new and usable? Now we have a chance to put them to good use with a touch of creativeness.
Project Credit: hmadeboutique
Lace Fold Christmas Tree Card
Do you love paper folding and minimalism? Check this amazing idea out! Velvety red, snowy white and green pine, aren’t they just the perfect colors for a Christmas card?
Project Credit: thewaywestamp
Round Santa Christmas Card
Santa Claus is an irreplaceable part of Christmas, and there’s no reason to overlook this adorable round card. The template is available and all you need to do is being creative. Your beloved ones are likely to be extremely fond of them and cherish them like little treasures!
Project Credit: kidscraftroom
Christmas Tree Fingerprint Craft
Draw your own Christmas Tree, not with brushes but your fingers! The colors, of course, are all up to you. Let your imagination soar and print the most livid trees on your cards, room decorations or simply a gift for exchange.
Project Credit: adabofgluewilldo
Hygge style Card
This simple design is based on mere 4 colors and gives your card the ethereal sensation of something straight out of a fairytale. It’s dainty and sophisticated, even the most difficult person will spare it some praises.
Project Credit: sizzix.co.uk
Abstract Colorful Homemade Christmas Card
Colors create the atmosphere for the festivals and neat geometric shapes are ever-so-pleasant on the eyes. Not only a gift-making session, but these abstract cards will also be an experience with comfort and relaxation for you and the children.
Project Credit: easypeasyandfun
Christmas Tree Truck Card
Isn’t difficult to find a card idea that men will love? Fret not! This truck carrying a pile of Christmas Trees is a perfect fit, perhaps for anyone who is into vintage style and not gentlemen alone.
Project Credit: kittiekraf
Funny Cat and the Christmas Tree Card
Without colors needed, this card resembles a frame cropped out from a comic book. It’s simple, funny and even adults will undoubtedly love it.
Project Credit: pinterest
Christmas Door Card
Painted wooden doors with wreaths are part of the Christmas tradition as well, and the shape of a door makes it an ideal symbolization for a card. This will bring smiles to your recipients!
Project Credit: thepinkshopblog
Are you thinking if doors can be an inspiration for cards, why not windows? You’re right. Ain’t it so poetic to incorporate the sight beyond your window sill into a Christmas card?
Project Credit: suescardcraft
Christmas Wishes Card
A present craft as the focus of the card. This is a case where colors decide everything. Just use a different designer paper and change the sentiment and you have a whole new version of the card for another purpose.
Project Credit: Simplysimplestamping
Ball Ornament Decoration Card
This design is definitely as shiny and sparkly as the real ornaments itself. You need nothing more than cardstock and common skills for this on-a-budget card.
Project Credit: Snowmancrafts
White on White Christmas Card
Don’t jump into the conclusion that Christmas cards must always be colorful and livid. I mean, those are nice, but a pure white card with snow pattern is charming in its way. If you are searching for elegance, this is just right for you.
Project Credit: Flourishtina
The essence of this card is the Christmas Gleaming bundle, the rest is up to your creativity! In this example, they have turned the baubles into dangling fruits from a liana! Simple yet original, no?
Project Credit: Handstampedbyrachel
Blue and Purple Watercolor Christmas Tree Card
Are you a fan of watercolor drawings? Do you have pretty clever hands? Up your game with this watercolor design Christmas card. If you are only fond of watercolor with no solid skill with it, there are available resources and templates for assistance.
Project Credit: Mandysdiycare
Baby’s First Christmas Card
The snow globes with floating snowflakes were part of our childhood and this card is a lovely reminiscence of them. What can be a better keepsake for the very first Christmas of your little one?
Project Credit: Etsy
Cute Winking Rudolf Reindeer Christmas Card
We love cute little friends, hence, a winking reindeer coupled with a specially customized greeting or wish on the front of your card will be fully capable of making every heart swell with elatedness.
Project Credit: Zazzle
Christmas Note Card Box Set
Santa Claus, Elf, Rudolph the Reindeer, Snowman and Singing Angel; all of your Christmas characters in one single gift set. They are not digital but handmade with fine cardstock with the inside left for you to customize with personal greetings
Christmas Lights Card
Everything can become an inspiration for Christmas cards, even the strings of lights. The making of this will be so much fun and you will be more than delighted with the bright outcome!
Project Credit: Clairedaly.typepad.com
Holiday Wreath Card
Yew is symbolic of immortality and everlasting life, rebirth, changes and regeneration after difficult times, and protection. Juniper is believed to possess the ability to cleanse and make us pure and true to ourselves. This card is simplicity at its best with Juniper and Yew in watercolor forming a wreath upon the canvas of Matte paper.
Project Credit: Drawntoecologyshop
Deer Christmas Card
Layered cards seem more appealing to you? Sneak a peek at this. The tiers overlapping one another tend to the littlest details of your card, just be careful when you weed the background off.
Project Credit: Wildflowersinautumn
Snowman Christmas Card
Are other snowman card ideas a bit complicated for you or your children? Say no more, here is the simplest snowman. You can utilize scrap paper or add ribbons and sequins to enhance the festive vibe of your card.
Project Credit: Easypeasyandfun
Snowman Snowflake Card
Isn’t it interesting if we utilize the shape of a snowflake and turn it into an adorable snowman? Double the snow but multiple times warmer!
Project Credit: eBay
Boughs and Antlers Card
Here is another layered card if you’re into this type! The combination of designer and woodgrain papers as well as the use of colors makes it a little bit woodsy but the elegance is still striking.
Project Credit: Aromasandart
Plaid and Pine Tree Punch Card
Plaid, or Tartan, has long ago been associated with Christmas. Green represents Frankincense, Red for Myrrh and Yellow for Gold. They are the gifts from the Three Kings in the nativity story to Jesus. But what you might not know is they breathe a new sensation into the Christmas Trees.
Project Credit: Juststampin
Christmas in July Card
Test your coloring skills with the stamp sets and adorn your card with Christmas vibes. If you change the DSP and sentiments for another occasion, it will still be on fleek.
Project Credit: Juststampin
Rustic Holiday Card Set
A set of cards with rustic papers as their base and Christmas spirits in simple shapes on the front, each modified with an exclusive greeting for your loved ones!
Project Credit: Etsy
Textured Christmas Card
With several strands and a pair of skillful hands, you might create an amazing wreath of your own. Doesn’t the folder look just like a Christmas sweater and the wreath is a thick scarf?
Project Credit: stamperdog
There are numerous choices of gifts, depending on whom you are sending them to. Family, friends, perhaps friendly neighborhoods and many other people who have an important role in your daily life.
But cards always are the way to go, as their designs express a bit of you and the written sentiments carry all your feelings, adoration and gratitude.
We sincerely hope that after scrolling through our card ideas, preparing heartfelt cards will no longer be a hassle for you.