Christmas Greeting Card Ideas
Christmas cards are among the more compelling and personal way to send season's greetings and holiday blessing to your family, friends and colleagues to wish them the best for the season and the coming new year.
What's really great about Christmas greeting cards are the infinite variety you can choose from to buy or even to make to express your thoughts during the holiday season.
You can choose Christmas poems for those who really like them, or of course include a customized Christmas card with the family photos and personal greetings to those who it would have special meaning for.
Another growing aspect of Christmas cards is the trend toward homemade Christmas cards, which are really increasing in popularity. Those who are crafty and creative come up with extraordinary creations people love to look at and buy for those they're sending cards to; especially when they want to give them something a little different than the usual Christmas card fare.
So what I've done is included a number of Christmas cards below to offer you some ideas for choosing Christmas cards this year and what's available.
- Christmas Card Ideas
While there is a Christmas card for anyone out there, and the themes and niche Christmas cards you get can cover anything, sometimes it's still hard to generate some Christmas card ideas, so I thought I'd put together a few Christmas card themes to..
- Handmade Greetings Cards
While there are a lot of beautiful greetings cards made out there for delighting our friends, family, and colleagues with, to me, there is still nothing like a handmade greeting card to communicate to someone. Remember when you were a kid and you...
Joy to the World Christmas Cards
Many times a simple Christmas cards says it best, and this nice looking Joy to the World card fits that perfectly. It offers the message of Christmas in a direct manner for those who really enjoy the traditional Christmas meaning.
There are many Christmas cards with Joy to the World themes, and you could find a large variety of them when searching for them on the Internet.
Christmas Cards with Simple Christmas Themes
- Vintage Christmas Cards
I enjoy art on all types of Christmas cards, and no matter what genre they are, when they're done well, I can really relate to it. But possibly my favorite art on cards comes from the images on vintage Christmas cards, which not only sent a message..
- Pop Up Christmas Cards
Possibly the most fascinating Christmas card out there is the pop up Christmas card, and they can be anywhere from an extraordinary professionally made Christmas card to an extraordinary home made pop up Christmas card. Either way, they are among my.
Warmest Wishes Christmas Card
For those of us who live in moderate to cold climates, it's hard to relate to those who think of a beach at Christmas time, but I love this humorous greetings of warmest wishes with all the beach chairs lined up in a row. Great fun!
Of course this type of Christmas card in reality is more of a general holiday card you could send in a number of circumstances, but I think Christmas is still the best Holiday to send this; if for no other reason the cold weather being a big part of the fun.
Warmest Wishes Christmas Holiday Card
- Angel Christmas Cards
Since I'm a fan of fantasy literature and images, it's somewhat shocking to see angels of Christmas displayed so effeminately, while the angels, in most cases, of fantasy, are very powerful and masculine looking. All of the angels in the Bible are...
- Beautiful Christmas Cards
Of all greetings card or holiday greetings cards, among the most beautiful to me are Christmas cards. It seems those designing them take special care of give a little more of themselves for this special season and day of the year. With that in...
Do it yourself Christmas Card Kit
Speaking of having a lot of fun - both for children and adults - here's a kit you can use to make your own Christmas cards to send. Don't worry about the quality, especially when it comes to grandchildren sending cards to their grandparents. They won't notice the quality of the work, but the love that was put into it.
Christmas Cards You Can Make
- Christian Christmas Cards
Christian Christmas cards are very popular, and of course for the most part, celebrate the reason for implementing Christmas in the first place, which was the coming of Christ into the world. So many Christian Christmas cards include that theme as...
- Santa Christmas Cards
Santa is always a fun Christmas card theme to work with, as he can be put in just about any scenario and it works very well. You have everything from hilarious and serious, to touching on the naughty Santa cards, and because of that, in the end,...
Christmas Card Variety Pack
For those who have a lot of Christmas cards to send and family and friends with a variety of interests, a Christmas card package like the one shown below is a terrific way to take care of all those needs and desires without shopping for each one individually or buying the same one for each unique person.
Variety packs of Christmas cards are a good way to meet their needs and save you a lot of shopping time.
- Beach Christmas Cards
Beach Christmas cards are really a lot of fun, and they're usually always sent for the enjoyment of rubbing it in if you're living in a warm or tropical climate, to someone living in a cold or frigid climate that will get a good laugh at reminding...
- Western Christmas Cards
For those who love the west and everything western, there are a number of western Christmas cards you can choose from that sends the Christmas message you want to give to those who would appreciate receiving it. With the western greetings cards I...
Variety of Christmas Cards
Christmas Card Saying It's Jesus' Birthday
This is a fun, but not irreverent Christmas card announcing it's Jesus' birthday. The humor is in him standing in the air miraculously with the two sheep looking on.
It's Jesus' Birthday Christmas Card
- Wildlife Christmas Cards
I've always loved being in the outdoors, and having been born and raised in northern Minnesota in my youth, wildlife was always a part of our lives, and so wildlife Christmas cards are a great card to send and receive, and almost any part of the...
- Dog Christmas Cards
Man's best friend always makes a good showing when it comes to dog Christmas cards, as everyone seems to want to send a Christmas card of their favorite dog or favorite dog breed, or receive one. Not only that, but there is also a lot of humor...
Christmas Nativity Animals Christmas Cards
This is a beautiful Christmas card, and what's really neat about it to me is the inclusion of the Christmas animals of the nativity, but also the cats so many of us love today. Great Christmas card to send.
Christmas Animals Cards
- Business Holiday Cards
While it may seem something very obvious, showing appreciation for those firms you are doing business with, along with your employees, is one of the more important aspects of continuing in a strong business relationship with them. Many will never...
- Christmas Postcards
Sometimes we forget about Christmas postcards, even though to this day we still send and receive Christmas cards in the form of Christmas postcards, while appreciating some of those from the past, which were in many cases - works of art. When we...
Christmas cards with Christ Child
This is a perfect card to send to those who are Christians, as it's the meaning and purpose for the creation of Christmas in the first place. You never get it wrong when sending them a nice card like this.
Holy Family Christmas Card
- Cat Christmas Cards
Among the favorite of animal Christmas cards are cat Christmas cards, and I've got a few below that entail everything from cute to naughty to funny, just like cats are always like when they're around us. If you're looking for Christmas card ideas...
- Horse Christmas Cards
For lovers of horses, whether it's giving or receiving a horse Christmas card, it's always a lot of fun and exciting to share or receive a Christmas card celebrating their most favorite of animals. What really works with horses on Christmas cards,...
Puppies with Santa Hats Christmas Card
What a fantastic Christmas card with puppies wearing Santa hats. Whether your friends, family or associates are dog lovers or not, this Christmas card will put a smile on their face as soon as they look at it.
How about that dog in the middle with the red bow on his neck instead of a hat? Looks fantastic.
Puppies on Christmas Card
- Personalized Christmas Cards
When wanting to express oneself personally to friends or loved ones during the Christmas season, I don't think there's anything better than a custom Christmas card, I'm not sure what it is, especially when you include children, grandchildren, pets...
- Lighthouse Christmas Cards
Lighthouses continue to fascinate me, and a lighthouse Christmas card reminds me of my hometown where I grew up on Lake Superior, where I saw the lighthouses scattered along the shoreline in my youth warning the ships of impending danger. Some of...
Children Sitting in Front of Fireplace Christmas card
What a beautiful Christmas card. Those nice candles and clock on the fireplace mantle, along with the children sitting in front of the crackling fire in the fireplace brings back memories from our past Christmases which bring back fond moments from our childhood. The colors are also gorgeous, illuminating the scene.
Children and Fireplace Christmas Card
- Tropical Christmas Cards
For those of us that have lived primarily in cooler climates, we don't always relate to Christmas as it is experienced in southern and tropical climates, where rarely, if ever, is there snow, and Christmas day could be at temperatures that would be..
- Business Christmas Cards
When thinking in terms of Christmas business cards, meaning given them to someone we're doing business with, we need to differentiate from a Christmas greetings card which can be sent or given by the business, and a business card itself, which...
Do it yourself Silver Sparkles Christmas Card Kit
Here's a completely different do-it-yourself Christmas card kit than the one earlier in the article, and the silver and sparkles included as the pieces you use to create your Christmas cards look great. I could definitely have a lot of fun sending these types of cards, and silver is one of my favorite colors for the Christmas season.
Silver Sparkles Christmas Cards Kit
- Corporate or Business Christmas Greeting Cards
When thinking about sending Christmas cards to your business colleagues, you've got to be a little more careful than when sending them to family and friends, as you're usually not quite as aware of their beliefs and way of thinking, and so it's far..
- Patriotic Christmas Cards
This group of Christmas cards focuses on American patriotic Christmas cards, and one nice thing that really makes them look great is the deep colors of the red, white and blue of the American flag which can be incorporated into a lot of different...
Christmas Card Ideas
I think I'll stop here before there are about 50 types of Christmas cards that are shown to give you some ideas for this Christmas season. Christmas card ideas are plentiful, and hopefully I've given you a few more in order to get you going on some ideas of your own.