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Christmas Card Greetings

Updated on November 27, 2013

Christmas Card Wording for Your Greeting Cards

Sometimes it's hard to come up with the just the right phrase for your Christmas cards and Christmas letters. Should you say "Merry Christmas and Happy New Year"? Or stick with "Happy Holidays"? Or how about something a little more interesting than either of those?

If you need some help coming up with Christmas card wording, here's a list of Christmas card greetings you can use for your cards or annual holiday letters.

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Ideas for what to write inside the card

Never got stuck for a Christmas phrase again! Here's a list of Christmas card wording you can use for your holiday greetings.

May your Christmas be as peaceful as new fallen snow.

May the joy and peace of the holiday season be with you now and throughout the new year.

The gift of love. The gift of peace. The gift of happiness. May all these be yours at Christmas.

May peace be your gift at Christmas and your blessing all year.

May peace, love and prosperity follow you at Christmas and always.

May the holiday season bring much happiness and joy to you and your loved ones.

May the peace and joy of the holiday season be with you throughout the coming year.

Warm wishes for a Merry Christmas and all the best in the New Year.

Best wishes for a happy and prosperous New Year.

Merry Christmas and best wishes for a happy new year.

Peace On Earth and best wishes throughout the New Year.

Peace on earth will come to stay, When we live Christmas every day. - Helen Steiner Rice

Seasons greetings and best wishes for the New Year.

Season's greetings with all good wishes for the new year.

Best wishes for the holidays and for health and happiness throughout the coming year.

Warmest wishes for a happy holiday season and a wonderful new year.

May the Christmas season fill your home with joy, your heart with love and your life with laughter.

Wishing you and your loved ones peace, health, happiness and prosperity this holiday season and in the coming New Year.

Wishing you Christmas happiness to warm your heart and to fill your home with special joy.

To a joyful present and a well remembered past. Best wishes for happy holidays and a magnificent New Year.

Wishing you the special gifts of this holiday season - peace, joy and lasting happiness.

Warmest thoughts and best wishes for a wonderful holiday and a happy New Year.

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[Note: Reprinted with permission from Christmas card greetings at Christmas Letter]

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      ismeedee 5 years ago

      I absolutely love that book (150 Xmas cards...)!!!

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      Carolan Ross 5 years ago from St. Louis, MO

      Delightful collection of Christmas card greetings.

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      Peggy Hazelwood 5 years ago from Desert Southwest, U.S.A.

      I often opt for happy holidays. I like a more personalized greeting though. These are great ideas!

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      puzzlerpaige 7 years ago

      Hi Lisa, I'm back again just to say I added a link to this awesome list of ideas at Homemade Christmas Cards with Fingerprint Snowman Families.

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      puzzlerpaige 7 years ago

      Very very nice list of ideas for what to write in Christmas Cards. When you see it, you'll know it's the right phrase - that's how I am anyway. Great list.