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Buy Vintage Christmas Cards Online
Why Buy Vintage Christmas Cards?
Vintage Christmas cards have beautiful and nostalgic designs. Christmas cards from years past capture the feelings of an old time Christmas. The faces on the children are cherub like and the designs of pictures are just old fashioned and sweet. The Santas on old vintage Christmas cards look different than they do on Christmas cards that are made today. So do angels, Nativity scenes, snowman and just about any design you my find on vintage Christmas cards.
They look different because of different ink and the machines they used to make them were not the quality that they have today. The pictures and designs on older Christmas cards look a little softer and more animated. You can't always find the old vintage Christmas cards. However you can purchase new cards that are based on the style of vintage Christmas cards.
Its fun to send out vintage Christmas cards to your family and friends or maybe you like to use the vintage pictures for making vintage Christmas decorations or other crafty Christmas projects. Another idea is to make gift tags out of the pictures and scenes on the older cards.
Shoppers Guide To Buying VIntage Christmas Cards
You can't just go into a store and buy authentic vintage Christmas cards however if you shop online you have access to large collections of vintage Christmas cards that may be used or vintage reprints. Ebay is an especially good place to find vintage Christmas cards. In the right column you can check out some of the vintage Christmas cards that are for sale right now on Ebay.
If you have never shopped on Ebay before it is a very simple process. There are hundreds of items to choose from at any one time.
If you shop on Ebay for vintage Christmas cards you can often buy them in lots of used Christmas cards and you can also buy them in unused condition and sometimes still in the boxes.
Vintage Christmas Cards: Santa Design
Vintage Christmas cards with a vintage Santa design are really fun to use for the holidays. A vintage Santa is a bit more jolly and round. The face of a vintage Santa has rosier red cheeks and a nice fluffy beards.
You will be able to find Santa with a sleigh or individual Santa. If you find some vintage Santa pictures on the old Christmas cards you can cut out the pictures and make a child happy. They will enjoy seeing the many faces of vintage Santas on their gifts.
Vintage Christmas Cards: Angel Design
Vintage angels on vintage Christmas cards are very pretty. They are often designed with ribbons and flowers and some have a distinct Victorian theme.
You will be able to find single angels or groups of angels on the Vintage cards. If you know someone who likes to collect angels they would appreciate receiving a vintage angel Christmas card from you this year.
Vintage Christmas Cards: Nativity Design
Baby Jesus with Mary and Joseph in a Nativity scene is a classic vintage Christmas card design. Artists are able to uniquely capture the stable and the star that shined ever it.
Vintage Christmas cards that have a religious theme are very nice to collect or to send out. You will be able to find a large selection of nativity vintage Christmas cards on Ebay. I have a few listed on the right that you can check out.
Vintage Christmas Cards: Victorian Design
Victorian based vintage Christmas cards have a distinct design theme. The Victorian period is very romantic and soft and the design is carried over into the vintage Christmas cards.
If you like Victorian style you will be able to find all kinds of vintage Victorian decor on Ebay, not only Christmas Cards. You will be able to decorate your tree and your entire house in vintage Victorian Christmas decor plus you can send out vintage Christmas cards in a Victorian design.
Vintage Cards On Amazon
Vintage Christmas Cards On Amazon
Amazon also sells vintage Christmas cards if you are looking for reproductions. You can find cards and clip art on CD's. Take a look at some of the Vintage Christmas Cards you can buy on Amazon. If you see something you like simply click on the picture for more details.
Amazon offers a great online shopping experience. You can shop from the comfort of your home and the items will be shipped right to you. Enjoy!