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Card Ideas and Inspiration

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May 22nd, 2020

Learn how to write the best greeting card

Selection of messages to help you with your card wording

There is nothing more perfect than a greeting card or invitation with photo of a special moment or loved one. They are a joy to give, and an even bigger joy to receive. Whether you are just saying hello, congratulations or making an announcement, your photo card will need the perfect personal message.

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Mother’s day Cards

When you’re getting ready to spoil mom, don’t forget the card! Here are some short but sweet texts that you can add to your custom Photo Print card.

You’re one badass mamma

Mom, you were right!

Mum, great job, I’m awesome

Everything I am you helped me to be

You are off to such a sweet start as a mom. Happy 1st Mother’s Day!

As is the mother, so is her daughter. — Ezekiel 16:4

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Father’s day Cards

A card for the day of the dad is protocol.

Dad, you’ve always been like a father to me.

Great job Dad, I turned out awesome!

If at first you don’t succeed, call Dad

Happy baby Daddy day!

Happy Father’s Day to my hero and role model.

The older I get the more I realize how important it is to have a dad like you.

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Graduation Cards

Apart from the regular “Class of 20..” and “Graduate” you can also go for something more original on your graduation announcements and invitations, like:

It’s kinda a big deal ..

The best is yet to come

She/He did it!

For graduation congratulations cards, some of our favorites are:

Congrats! You know your shit!

You did it!

Hat’s off to the grad!


Birthday Cards

We are having a party!

Come out and play!

Join in the celebration

It’s a surprise party

So many candles, so little cake

Age only matters if you are cheese

Birth Announcements and Baby Cards

Boy oh boy!

Here come’s trouble

Milk, sleep, poop, repeat

It’s a twin-twin situation

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Thank You Cards

Sometime’s it’s hard to find the right words when we want to say thank you (especially when there’s only room for a few words on the thank you card). Here’s a few ideas:

With love and gratitude

You rock!

This is better than a text


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Halloween Cards

If you’re sending cards:

Boo! From me to you!

You’ll always be my boo

If you’re holding a Halloween spooktacular:

Boos & booze

Eat, drink & be scary/spooky

Get your freak on!

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Christmas Cards

There’s nothing like receiving a personalized Holiday card in the mail customized with a great family photo.

Love, Joy, Cheer

Merry & Bright

All I want for Christmas is …

Christmas is coming

Holiday cheer and a happy new year

New Year Cheer

Naughty or nice?

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Valentine’s Day Cards

Be mine? Or perhaps something with a little more punch?

It all began with …

You’re not bad

If I know what love is, it is because of you. ~Herman Hesse

Love is friendship set on fire and you are my spark.


Easter Cards

A customized Easter card is the perfect addition to any Easter basket. But what do you write on an Easter card?

Easter blessings

Hoppy Easter

Happy “stuff your face with chocolate” day

Have an Eggscellent Easter

If you haven’t checked out our custom photo cards yet, do it now! Just download the app and hit the creations section to browse all the different designs available.