Stay true to your Celtic heritage and send Irish Christmas cards as holiday greetings this year. These cards are the perfect way to say "Beannachtaí an tSéasúir" (Season's Greetings).
Using Free Printable Irish Christmas Cards
Using these cards is easy. You can download and print these free cards onto card stock right at home. Simply click on the image of the card you want and download the file. If you need help downloading these cards, check out these helpful tips. Once printed, fold the cards and write your own message on the interior.
Irish Peace Card
The green in this card fits perfectly with the holiday green of the Christmas season, and it's also symbolic of Ireland. The beautiful Celtic knot background gives a suble Irish flair to the simple image of a white dove of peace. This is a classic, lovely option for everyone on your holiday greetings list.
Celtic Christmas Blessings Card
Send Irish blessings to your friends and family with this printable card. The Celtic knot is elegant and classic, making this an ideal traditional choice for a Christmas card.
Ideas for Personalizing Your Irish Cards
You can give your Irish Christmas cards a personal touch in lots of ways. Try the following:
- Use a glitter pen to outline the writing or Celtic knots on the cards.
- Print a family photo to include inside.
- Add an Irish blessing to the inside of the card.
- Use a shamrock stencil to create a pretty design on the back or inside.
- Write the words to an Irish Christmas carol inside the card.
Where to Purchase Irish Holiday Cards
There are many online retailers to order Irish Christmas cards from, including:
- The Printery House: The Printery House offers a selection of Irish holiday cards with Christian messages. There are usually 18 cards and envelopes to a box, depending on the selection.
- IrishShop.com: IrishShop.com has a nice selection of Christmas cards with Irish themes. Most are simple with traditional images such as wreaths or knots combined with statements such as Irish Christmas prayers. Average box quantity is 25 cards and envelopes.
- Cafe Press: Featuring lots of Irish-themed designs, from Irish setters to Celtic blessings, Cafe Press has something for everyone. Cards start at about four dollars each, but you can get a discount for ordering multiple cards.
Send an Irish Blessing
Let your Irish heritage show during the holiday season with an Irish Christmas card. Download one of the free cards, or purchase a box to send; either way you're sure to send some Irish blessings to those you love.