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If you’ve been following our Christmas Countdown, then you’ve probably noticed that we’ve been trying to help you mark off your holiday to-do list. We gave you tree-trimming inspiration, outdoor decorating ideas and hopefully got the ball rolling on your upcoming holiday party. So now, we’re hitting an item on the list that somehow always gets put off until the last minute — the holiday cards.

Christmas Countdown: Handmade Holiday CardsMake This 3-D Felt Christmas Tree Card

Don’t let this year’s holiday cards become this year’s holiday hassle. Put on a Christmas movie, get out the scissors and start crafting. Before you know it, you’ll have everyone’s name marked off the list and a new movie added to your annual holiday must-watch queue. Make and send one of these handmade holiday cards friends and family will remember for years to come.

6 Responses

  1. Keri says:

    I'm proud of myself. I made my Christmas cards this year and already have them stamped and addressed. Just waiting a few more days to mail them! Patting myself on the back.

  2. Cynthia says:

    I like the falling snow shaker card shown in a link. That's a card I would keep from year to year.

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  4. danatconxt says:

    Hi Kayla, sounds like you could use a tip to shave some time off the holiday card process :) <a href="http://www.conxt.com” target=”_blank”>www.conxt.com – your free online address book – makes gathering and updating mailing addresses for your holiday card list super easy. For your crafty Christmas cards, you can print mailing labels at home directly from conXt. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out at dan@conxt.com :)

Kayla KittsKayla is a special projects editor at HGTV.com and a co-editor-in-chief for Design Happens. Kayla is an overbearing cat mom with a love for vintage-modern furniture, artisan cocktails, organizing all...


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