Spending the holidays with your friends and family can be one of the most memorable times of the year, but it can also get pretty expensive when you have to buy everyone cards and gifts. Fortunately, you don’t have to break the bank this Christmas to make people smile, because we’ve got 5 fun DIY Christmas cards that anyone can make at home.
1) Paper heart card
This card is simple, yet stunning and is sure to make anyone who receives it smile. To make it, you’ll need some red or pink paper, scissors, and glue. First, cut out a heart shape from the paper. Then, cut out smaller hearts from scraps of paper in different colors. Glue the smaller hearts onto the larger heart, and voila! You’ve got a beautiful homemade card. Now all you have to do is find someone to give it to. If you want to spice up your card even more, then get creative with the message inside. Have fun coming up with your sayings and watch your friends/family fall in love with this simple DIY project.
2) Snowman Card
This snowman card is so easy to make and only requires a few materials that you probably already have at home! All you need is some white paper, a black marker, and some crayons or colored pencils. First, fold your piece of white paper in half. Then, on the front of the card, draw a snowman with a black marker. Next, color in your snowman however you’d like. Finally, write a message inside the card and give it to someone special. Easy, right? We love this project because not only is it cute, but it’s also interactive.
3) Gingerbread Man Card
This gingerbread man card is the perfect way to show your friends and family some holiday cheer! Plus, it’s super easy to make. Just grab a gingerbread man cookie cutter, some red and green construction paper, and some white glue. Then let your creativity flow. Draw on some buttons for his eyes, give him a mouth with an edible marker, and don’t forget the black lines for his arms. Once you’re done creating this adorable little guy, all you need to do is cut out two pieces of construction paper that are about 5 inches by 7 inches each. Glue one piece of paper on top of the other with their long edges overlapping in the middle.
4) Popsicle Stick Card
This Popsicle Stick Card is so easy to make and it’s the perfect way to show your friends and family how much you care. Just gather some popsicle sticks, glue them together, and add a personal message. You can even get creative and decorate them with stickers or other craft supplies. There are many different variations of this card and they are all as cute as can be. Add glitter, color each one differently, and use photo corners for pictures from Christmases past. there are so many possibilities. You could also use these cards as favors for guests at your holiday party. They would make great stocking stuffers too!
5) Candy Cane Card
This candy cane card is so easy to make and only requires a few supplies that you probably already have at home. Plus, it’s a great way to use up those extra candy canes from last year. All you need is some red and white cardstock, a candy cane, and some ribbon. Simply cut out a candy cane shape from the red cardstock and glue it onto the white cardstock. Then, write your holiday message on the white cardstock.
The best part about these cards is that they’re inexpensive, easy to make, and will bring a smile to anyone’s face. If you want to find out more about how to create your cards, then head over to our website for the full tutorial. Remember, when choosing what kind of card to give someone this holiday season, it’s always better to personalize it with words or images. In this way, the recipient feels like their card was created just for them.