Christmas Cards

Find the best Christmas cards ideas and inspiration with Shutterfly. We’ve rounded up our all-time favorite funny Christmas card ideas and Christmas card photo ideas, plus easy-to-follow instructions and tutorials for each. These DIY Christmas cards are so simple to make, loads of fun to share with friends and family along with DIY Christmas gifts, and take very little time to throw together.

Whether you’re looking for Christmas cards where you can add your family photos or Christmas cards with text only, Shutterfly has you covered. Design classic Christmas cards or options that are more modern, include elegant foiled lettering and stylish designs. If you want to take your cards up a notch, opt for corresponding, Christmas address labels that will look great on your envelopes. This year when you send your season’s greetings you can make your loved ones smile with beautiful Christmas cards! For the best promo codes on Christmas cards, check out our Special Offers page.

Shutterfly has everything you need to turn your favorite memories into stunning Christmas cards. To get started, choose your Christmas card design and upload your photos to send a festive greeting to friends and family members. From religious Christmas cards to one-of-a-kind watercolor holiday cards, Shutterfly has a vast collection of styles. Whether you want to make a festive card decorated with snowflakes or mistletoe, or you choose to create a greeting that’s modern and sleek, you can make Christmas cards that are perfect for you and your family. For a high-quality look and feel, choose from our luxe cardstock options so your Merry Christmas greeting can live on as a special keepsake. You can even create foil-stamped, personalized foil, or glitter Christmas cards to make them pop. Browse our Christmas card ideas below to starting creating yours today.

January 7, 2022

How To Make A Photo Card

Nothing quite compares to sending out heartfelt and personalized photo cards to friends and family. Learn to make a photo card at home in four simple steps — choose your favorite photos, pick a theme, personalize, and lastly, print your photo cards. 5 min read

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Unique Holiday Cards For 2021
December 30, 2021

Unique Holiday Cards for 2021

Sending a card is a festive way to keep in touch and show you care—as well as a chance to update everyone in your life on all the unique changes over the past year. Commemorate special moments from the year and spread the holiday spirit by sending a personalized holiday card with unique 2021 sentiments. 8 min read

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December 23, 2021

Step by Step: How to Sign a Christmas Card

The holiday season is a time to send joyful greetings to your loved ones near and far. Whether you lean toward a heartfelt, religious, lighthearted, or humorous message, you’ll want to write something both meaningful and memorable.… 4 min read

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Blue and gold holiday lights as background for Christmas cards
December 15, 2021

How To Make Holiday Cards In 2021

Elevate your holiday card game in 2021 with card-making ideas from Jim Leahey, General Manager for Cards & Stationery at Shutterfly. Take your Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, New Year's, or other holiday card from good to great with tips on layouts, card stock, enclosure cards, gatefold designs, unique greetings, and more. 6 min read

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November 2, 2021

50 Sample Business Holiday Card Messages

As a hardworking professional, you may not have the time to craft the perfect holiday card message. That's why we've assembled a list of 50 sample holiday card messages that you can use in this year's company holiday cards and express appreciation to colleagues. 8 min read

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Holiday cards with different themes and styles on a red background
September 1, 2021

Creative Ways to Design Your Own Holiday Card

Explore our options for designing your one-of-a-kind custom holiday card this year. Sending holiday cards in a digital world is a great way to get back in touch with your personal side, and these greeting cards will help you share your holiday wishes with everyone. 5 min read

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Shutterfly greeting cards for holidays, birthdays, and more
December 30, 2020

Learn to Make Greeting Cards Online

No matter the occasion, personalized cards can be even more special than gifts. Learn to make greeting cards online to show your appreciation and tell your loved ones how much you care. 9 min read

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A mom, dad, and young child in the snow for holiday card photos
November 25, 2020

How to Take Photos for Holiday Cards

Design your perfect photo holiday card this season with our tips and tricks on how to take photos for holiday cards. From themes ranging from traditional and classic to fun and mischievous, you’ll find the perfect way to take photos for your holiday cards this season. 6 min read

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woman writing holiday card messages in a notebook
November 18, 2020

Holiday Card Messages and Sample Greetings

Reconnect with your friends and family this holiday with well wishes and love for the joyous occasion. Using these holiday card messages and sample greetings to include a personalized message that sends a heartfelt message to everyone you love. 7 min read

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Photo Christmas cards with families
November 2, 2020

How to Make Christmas Cards

As the holiday season approaches, it’s never too early to start thinking about your family’s annual Christmas card. Learn how to make personalized Christmas cards with easy templates that you can use for everyone on your list, both near and far. 4 min read

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September 1, 2020

25 Creative Places to Take a Christmas Photo

Make your holiday cards this year more unique by incorporating some of our 25 creative places for a Christmas photo. With Shutterfly’s photo holiday cards, you can easily customize and send out fun season’s greetings with your family photos. 8 min read

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Five festive Christmas thank you cards on blue background
December 20, 2019

How To Create Christmas Thank You Cards

When the holiday season ends, send out thoughtful Christmas thank you cards to show your appreciation. 5 min read

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