2018 Holiday Card Picks, Roundup No. 1

It’s feeling much merrier around here in the last week or so, and I’m having a jolly old time in my search for this year’s holiday card picks. My first bunch includes lots of lovely letterpress cards from Fugu Fugu Press, Egg Press, and Elum, and I am totally digging all of the awesome hand lettering and cute illustration that can be found in these super cool holiday card designs!

Holiday Card Ideas 2018 from Fugu Fugu Press, Egg Press, and Elum #letterpress #holidaycardideas

1.Nutcrackerfrom Fugu Fugu Press2.Merry, Happy, Cheer从鸡蛋新闻3.Marshmallow Cozyfrom Elum4.Merry and Bright从鸡蛋新闻5.Tidings Sweater Bearsfrom Fugu Fugu Press6.Sleepy Santa Merry Christmas从鸡蛋新闻7.Biking Santafrom Elum8.Peace and Goodwill从鸡蛋新闻

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2018 Holiday Card Trends : Deep Green Botanicals

The classic red and green Christmas color palette is a perennial favorite, but this year we’re seeing deep greens used in a big way for holiday. Holiday card designers are exploring a range of deep green tones for 2018, including greens with a touch of teal, greens that are so deep they’re almost black, and darker, muted greens.

The ongoing trend in modern botanicals pairs perfectly with this color trend. Chic and contemporary botanical patterns, sprays of leaves and berries, and wonderful wreaths are perfection against a backdrop of deep green, and leaves in a range of deeper tones look absolutely beautiful against a clean, white background.

In addition to classic red, dark and luscious greens are also being paired with muted, orange-y reds and blush pink for a modern twist, and these verdant hues also look absolutely gorgeous paired with metallic foils, which remain a huge trend for holiday.

Below, check out some beautiful examples of the deep green botanicals from the talented, trendsetting designers ofMinted.

Below, clockwise from top left:Holiday Gardenby Angela Marzuki //Seasonal Greeneryby Leah Bisch //Bouquetby Melanie Kosuge //Wisp of Greenby Susan Moyal //Merriest Holiday Wreathby Karidy Walker //Joyfully Framedby Jennifer Wick //Botanical Joyby Sweta Modi //Let Nature Singby Morgan Ramberg //假日月桂树by Jennifer Postorino

Trending : Deep Green Botanicals for Holiday / Holiday Card Design Ideas #holidaycards

images from Minted

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