Ideas For Christmas Stationery This Year
During the Christmas season people find that they would rather send Christmas stationery
that really stands out from the crowd. Unfortunately, there are so many designs and styles from which to choose that it becomes overwhelming and it really becomes frustrating trying to make this decision. There are so many over-designed cards available, especially on the web. They are tacky and your choice is either cards embellished with glittery script or velvety inlays and it makes so many people abandon their search for a nice holiday and just go with a simple boxed card set. Don't let this happen to you.
While it is true that the thought is the most important thing, you can still send out one of a kind card to your family and friends without having to browse through the seemingly endless collection of Christmas cards. The solution lies in custom Christmas cards. With these cards there is no need to spend hours upon hours searching for the perfect card; simply use the concept in your mind to create a truly stunning card that is wholly original and unique, and a testament to your creativity.
Designing your Custom Christmas Cards
The beauty of custom Christmas cards is that they can be absolutely anything you want them to be. If you have a favorite Christmas poem you can add this along with any image you desire. Perhaps you are artistic and would like to feature a drawing of yours on the front of your card. If you are particularly ambitious, you can even have a personalized message printed onto each of your cards unique to the recipient.
Of course, fancy embellishments are still a possibility with holiday photo cards
perhaps more so than with the pre-designed variety. Select from glitter, gold or silver foiling, velvet, and even cut outs. These final touches can be added per your specifications. Greeting card companies have nothing on you when you allow your creativity to flow freely.
Ordering your Custom Christmas Cards
When ordering your cards you will have to choose whether or not to have them preprinted with a greeting or leave this area blank. Having these preprinted saves time, no doubt, but there is something special about having a handwritten inscription on each of your cards. If you know the greeting itself will not change, having this printed may be the best way to go, saving the handwriting for the signature only. On the other hand, if you want to say different things to different people, you probably want to only have the images and embellishments printed, saving the inscription for your own hand.
Keep in mind that custom Christmas cards to require a bit of time to create so you will probably want to go ahead and order them several weeks in advance. As Christmas draws nearer, the postal service will also become busier so ordering your cards around the first of November can help to ensure your cards reach you with enough time for you to put your personal finishing touches on them, address them, and get them in the mail with time to spare. With all the time and care put into your christmas stationery
, your recipients are sure to feel special and will no doubt appreciate your efforts.
Total Views: 724 | Approx word count : 570 | 10/01/2010