In our fast-paced world, it’s easy to lose touch with those who matter. Make this holiday season count by using direct mail holiday cards to stay connected with the important people in your life. Sending a greeting card tells your loved ones that you are thinking of them and wishing good things come their way. Greeting cards don’t have to be limited to an annual Christmas cards!

If you’re looking for the right holiday card message, keep reading for our top 10 holiday greetings for friends and family!

Greetings to Get You in the Holiday Spirit

Sending cards with holiday greetings doesn’t just benefit the receiver. Taking time to craft holiday card messages lets you think about the people in your life and what they mean to you in a way that doesn’t have to be limited to the holidayseason.

As you reflect on the tough years behind and the fact that we survived a pandemic, every opportunity to celebrate life becomes more precious. Sending greeting cards to your loved ones this holiday season will bring them joy and ignite the holiday spirit in you.

10 Holiday Card Greetings for Friends & Family

Sending a handwritten card to friends and family gives them tangible words of love and hope to hold on to. A phone call to wish seasons greetings will soon be forgotten. However, the beauty of sending your holiday message in a card is that the words and wishes will remain for years. Below you’ll find some ideas of holiday season messages that you can use for any greeting card.

1. Christmas

Christmas is the one holiday that we commonly send Merry Christmas cards across the world carrying seasons greetings, Christmas wishes, and holiday cheer. This Christmas, replace funny Christmas wishes with personal words that deposit hope and love in the hearts of your friends and family.

Here are some ideas Christmas messages for friends and family:

2. New Year‘s

A New Year is like a fresh start. It’s also a perfect time to reach out to loved ones or send a handwritten holiday card to business connections to wish them a ‘Happy New Year‘.

elegant happy new year greeting card

3. Valentine’s Day

While Valentine’s Day is traditionally reserved for romantic partners, why not use the occasion to remind your friends and family how much they mean to you? Here are some ideas you can adapt:

4. Easter

Easter is not just for children. It can be a great opportunity to send business holiday cards to wish your clients a happy holiday. You can even send one to the lady who lives next door. 

5. Independence Day

An Independence Day holiday greeting that goes out as personalized handwritten notes makes a great business holidaycard for the holiday season. You can include a coupon code for a discount offer for services or products.

6. Labor Day

As Labor Day celebrates American workers and all they’ve achieved, it’s a perfect moment to send a greeting card to business connections to wish them a happy holiday.

7. Veteran’s Day

As we think of those who paved the way, served, and fought for our freedom, we can use the day to appreciate those who’ve served or those who live by the same ideals.

floral happy thanksgiving business holiday card

8. Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time of reflection on all the good things in life. If there are people you’re grateful for, it’s a good time to let them know. Here are some messages you can send:

9. Kwanzaa

The December holiday season also incorporates a fairly new holiday that was introduced to celebrate African heritage in African-American culture known as Kwanzaa. Once you’ve wrapped up all the Merry Christmas celebrations, think about your friends and business associates who celebrate other holidays.

10. Halloween

Halloween can be another fun holiday to send out holiday greeting messages, especially for real-estate agents. Go light-hearted and fun, or get a little darker and spookier. Adapt some of these to make them your own:

Holiday Messages for Those Who’ve Had a Tough Year

If you’ve ever had a friend or family member go through a hard year, choosing your holiday greetings wording can be difficult. It doesn’t feel right to wish someone a Merry Christmas if they’ve just been through tragedy. With Handwrytten you can avoid the standard Merry Christmas cards available in the shops and rather send a personalized card that says, “I’m thinking of you, let me know if I can help.” 

Send Beautiful Holiday Greetings with Handwrytten

Handwrytten offers a wide range of custom holiday stationery for every occasion, with fully personalizable messages. Whether it’s the Christmas season and you’re sending season‘s greetings in bulk, or you’d like a single Christmas card for a special family member, Handwrytten can help.

The process is now easier than ever with the Handwrytten app that is available for iPhone or Android devices. All of Handwrytten’s best features are available on the app, which makes it as simple as a few taps to send out Merry Christmas cards, birthday wishes, or cards for any other occasion.

To start your Handwrytten holiday card journey, contact us today. 

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