Is your company sending a holiday card this year? While year end is often incredibly busy, it’s also the most wonderful time of the year to remind clients how much you value their partnership. A simple holiday greeting will suffice, but what if you want to go all out? These organizations got especially festive with some beautiful, clever and elaborate card designs.

Make it Work

If you need to drive readers to a landing page, why not elevate that ugly QR code by embracing it and making it a star design element?

Design by Taisiya Zabelova

Play a Little

Make clients merry with a little holiday game–I love these custom illustrated holiday playing cards.

Design by Zhi En

Make the Cut

Clever die cuts can result in high impact visuals and a bit of hands-on interactivity.

Design by Lisa Park

Get Laser Focused

Check out these gorgeous laser cut cards–striking and tactile, these are definitely staying out of the recycle bin.

Design by Pop & Pac Studio
Design by ZIPENG ZHU

Make it Pop (Up)

Playing on traditional holiday themes can result in some very clever and memorable results. And using high-quality paper, beautiful warm colors and layered pop-ups make it a total experience to open and read.

Design by Evan Wijaya

Sew it Up

Find ways to tie your card into your gift, like this company did with a sewn card element to complement the hand-crocheted hat they gave clients:

Design by Maria Peterson

Feel the Love

When a card is beautifully designed and the message carefully considered, it is a gift in and of itself. I hope you enjoy all your holiday greetings, given and received!