Trendy Holiday Cards for 2022

It’s no secret that the holiday season is a hectic, busy time for all. However, it’s also the season of connecting with loved ones, making new traditions and enjoying tried-and-true ones — like sending meaningful holiday cards and Christmas cards that reflect your style.

We know finding the right design can be a bit overwhelming, so below we’re highlighting our top five card trends of the season, so you can feel inspired and ready to take on the holidays, and stand out at the mailbox.

Christmas Prep

Give the timeless red, white and green look a fresh take this season with our sophisticated Christmas Prep trend. With this contemporary update, bold plaids, stripes, and touches of mustard, navy and pink are truly top of the class. You’ll also find elements of lights, foliage, and wood tones, and you can make your Christmas cards shine with personalized foil and foil-stamped designs.

christmas prep with full set of stationary, envelopes and cards

Hygge Holiday

It’s easy and comforting to cozy up to our Hygge Holiday trend. Inspired by effortless Scandinavian style, these holiday cards weave a thoughtful blend of rustic elements, gray and brown tones, and minimal designs. You’ll also find hints of greenery, clean lines, and charming details such as lights, isle knit patterns, and whimsical illustrations. Simply put, this trend captures the content feeling of nestling near the fireplace with family and friends.​

Hygge Holiday cards with pictures on the front and christmas ornaments along the side

Wrapped in Warmth

Kick up your slippered feet and surround yourself in our Wrapped in Warmth trend. Perfect for those expressive moments of joy, this “boho ho” palette includes pops of gold, orange and cranberry, creating an unexpected color story that feels cozy and inviting. Choose a design that focuses on one color or, for extra visual interest, one that layers colors and patterns. Whatever design you choose to send, your family and friends will love the golden-hour feeling it evokes.

Wrapped in Warmth holiday cards decorated around a wreath

Romantic Winter

Fall in love with cool winter days with our Romantic Winter trend. These cards are meant to evoke the enchanting side of the holidays. Rich florals and metallics pop off moody, saturated backdrops to give your greetings a magical sparkle and allow your holiday photos to shine.​ Brocade details, lights and sparkling details add to the enchantment.

Romantic Winter cards with 3 different cards

Merry Charisma

Bring a fun splash of color to the mailbox with our Merry Charisma trend. This party animal palette celebrates the joy and playfulness of the holidays. In these Christmas cards, you’ll find bright tones and pastels, as well as unexpected color combos with type, graphics, and color blocking, boldly announcing that you’re ready to make merry.​

Merry Charisma cards with christmas cookies and different types of cards

Explore More Ways to Customize Your Holiday Hellos

We know there’s more to sending the perfect holiday card than finding the right design. From the card greeting to the little coordinated details that make you “ooh” and “ahh,” we have everything you need to make your card oh-so you.

Our Greeting Selector cards allow you to easily choose from an array of holiday wishes that celebrate your traditions. Or, to say exactly what the holiday means to you, you can customize your card message and write your own greeting. Our guide to making luxury Christmas cards is a must-read for anyone looking for something on the fancier side of things. You can also shop by holiday to find cards for Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Lunar New Year and beyond.

holiday hellos with four different types of card sayings

See our Card Customization Guide for more details.

Discover Time-Saving Services

To keep your holiday season festive, not frazzled, check out our time-saving services and products. You can make your holiday card assembly easy with our NEW pre-lined envelopes, available in gold, silver or rose gold foil. And, instead of writing out your family updates, opt for a holiday news enclosure card to share your year in review, a newsletter or holiday recipe.

For easy addressing and mailing, see our addressing services and mailing options, too. Save time with free address printing and use our free Personal Address Book Service to easily enter addresses on our secure site and get your envelopes pre-addressed. With our Mail For Me® Service, we’ll even address, stamp and mail your cards for just 99¢ each, available on plain white envelopes only.

Time saving services with holiday cards envelopes with liners and personalized envelope addressing

No matter what Christmas cards or holiday cards you choose, we are here to make sure you love your creations. With our 100% Happiness Guarantee, we’ll produce your cards with as much care as you put into making it, and if you’re not satisfied, we’ll make it right.​

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