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Finally, holiday season is in full swing and holiday pajamas are flying off the shelves. Organized moms across the country have been thinking about and planning this year’s holiday photo cards for months. And yes, many are buying matching family pajamas to wear in their Christmas card photos! How cute is that! And for the rest us unorganized moms, it is not too late to order both pajamas and holiday cards and get them mailed by Christmas!
We recently discovered Mixbook and Tiny Prints have created easy holiday photo card features that make creating and ordering your holiday cards as efficient as possible! They both offer a Quick Card Editor to whiz through the process in under 10 minutes! Choose from thousands of professionally designed holiday photo cards themes then personalize it to your heart’s content. Alternatively, start from scratch and choose from beautifully rounded trim edges, countless background designs, and matching address labels for the DIY custom holiday photo cards you have been imagining. Continue Reading →
Zazzle Send Holiday Cheer Sale >> Use Code SENDZAZCHEER
Send Holiday Cheer Sale
We wanted to make sure you know that today is the last day of Zazzle‘s Send Holiday Cheer Sale with up to 50% OFF cards, labels and more. As you probably know by now, over the years, we have become loyal Zazzle devotees. And as much as we enjoy the journey of constantly discovering their latest and greatest products, their huge variety of custom designed cards and stamps remains their main draw for us! Continue Reading →
Last Minute Christmas eCards with Gift Card Options! Send NOW!!!
It never fails, every year we forget to buy a gift for someone! Usually, we forget Alan — not his holiday gift, his birthday present! And then it is pretty much too late to run out and buy him something. So we were thrilled to discover Hallmark’s “Send a Gift Wish with any eCard!” This service is absolutely perfect for us last minute gifters since it allows your recipient to choose their own gift card in an amount you select!
Best yet, we just got word that Hallmark is offering 25% Off Annual Subscription to Hallmark eCards with code ECARDS25!
Here are a few more of Hallmark’s ample selection of Christmas eCards! Continue Reading →
Stand out from the rest this holiday season with custom holiday card options like colors, photos and trim. We still think the very best feature of Tiny Prints ordering process is their “Show with My Photo” design tool. By adding your photo from the very start you can very quickly eliminate holiday card designs that simply do not work and focus on the ones that look best with your image! If we had to vote for the one improvement in holiday card ordering in the past few years it would be this feature! Continue Reading →
Feliz Navidad Holiday Cards >> One caveat: Tiny Prints designers are only able to proofread English text but if you trust your own proofreading skills, feel free to write your sentiments in Spanish!
Our friends over at GreatGets have put together a wonderful selection of the best Feliz Navidad Christmas cards for those wanting to add a bit of authentic Latina spice to their holiday greetings. They did the legwork for all of us and not surprisingly found a great collection of multi-cultural greeting cards on Tiny Prints. Like us, GreatGets loves Tiny Prints quality paper choices, trim choices, and most of all their unparalleled value.
So whether you’re sending holiday cards to your Spanish speaking relatives or you’re simply looking to add a little multi-culturalism to your Christmas greetings, Feliz Navidad cards are a great way to communicate your warm winter wishes this season. Continue Reading →
Holiday Card Envelopes
With the falling temperatures and changing of the leaves, it is time to get ready for the upcoming holiday frenzy! We know most of you do not start ordering your holiday cards until after Halloween, but you are beginning to explore your options. These days there are so many great holiday cards available, the question is where to begin, including what to do about your holiday card envelopes.
Here is our best advice.
- First choose which pictures you would like to include in your holiday card design.
- Next go to Tiny Prints or Minted and use their insert photo(s) option. This option is the best innovation in the world of holiday cards since the whole photo holiday card craze began because you will be able to tell immediately which cards work and which ones do not. This limits your options and makes choosing a design so much easier.
- Next you will need to decide whether you want to spend the extra for custom shapes and upgraded paper. We say, go for it but then again we save all of your cards, year in and year out, so we place value on all the little details.
- And finally, you will need to decide how you want your envelope to work. Yes, this is a fairly new twist to invitations and stationery and it is one we are obsessed with. As you know, we are all about first impressions. Invitations have always set the tone of a party and now even before your guest open your invitations, or in this case, holiday cards, you are using formerly unused space to send your messages of joy and peace and laughter, visually.
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