"I love all shutterfly cards.....I have done them for every possible occasion.....definitely recommend them...."
"I was impressed by the quality (stock) of the card. I used this as the thank you for my twin daughters' communion thank you. I have received many compliments on the card. I would definitely use again."
"I've made cards through Shutterfly for years. This is the first time I've made Christmas cards on photo paper. I love them! The photos are so sharp, the designs are so colorful. And they're lightweight, so I know one stamp will be enough. I will be making a lot more!"
"The combination of my specific photo, the card's design and its theme makes for a special Christmas Card. I did however, buy this along with a 10 card promotion; otherwise, I could not have afforded it. Everything has become so much more expensive."
"I love ordering holiday cards from Shutterfly. It is so easy to use their templates and the cards look very professional. And most important they are a great value. I especially like the folded cards."
There are few better ways to keep long-distant relationships intact than to maintain contact around the holidays. Even for those you see regularly, it is a nice surprise to see a piece of mail arrive with your name in the upper left corner. Take your correspondence one step further this year by sending photo holiday cards and let your smile do the talking.
Buying a Holiday Photo Card
A holiday letter used to be common with highlights of the year described along with news of job and relationship changes as well as activities in which you have engaged. With the chaos that tends to invade the holiday season, however, it can be difficult to sit down and pen a prose that is appropriate to send out to all of your addresses. Photo holiday cards allow you to tell the story of your year with one or multiple images set upon a background of festive cheer.
Choosing a Photo
Choose a photo or photos that best sum up the essence of “you.” If you are the outdoorsy type, perhaps a shot on a favorite hiking trail will do. If your family is your everything, a portrait of your clan snuggled close and smiling would be a winner. Consider going black and white for a nostalgic appeal, using a pop of color in the text or background.
Creating Your Own
Nothing says it better than a holiday card made by you. If you have an idea for a card that you know would be just right, tap into your creative juices and create your own. This allows you the freedom to place as many images as you want at any size and shape as well as any text you wish to include throughout the layout. You can then upload your picture-perfect design as a single file to create customized Christmas cards you know you will love.
Photo holiday cards can offer a personal piece of your story and make for a wonderful addition to a home long after the holiday décor has been put up.