De-Christmasing is the worst isnt it. Accessorize with scrapbooking letters washi tape and more.
If you know of other places to share these used cards please tell me in the comments.
Crafts to use old christmas cards. Make Your Own Holiday Photo Card. Cut a variety of shapes including Christmas trees snowflakes snowmen and Santa hats. There are six different puzzle pictures.
Basically you can use old cards as the background tape on some pictures bind it together and end up with a lovely keepsake. And one of the saddest moments is when you go to dump those wonderful Christmas cards youve received over recent weeks from friends and family. If youre anything like me you feel sad when the season is over.
Gather up those old cards and make decorative items that will remind you of the warm holiday greetings youve received from loved ones. It can hold a gift or some tasty cookies or candies. Consider one of these keepsake-worthy crafts dreamed up by some of our favorite DIY bloggers.
Then string the shapes together to create a seasonal garland. They make great Christmas journals to save memories and mementos in also all those beautiful photo cards the kids are all sending now. Christmas Card Display – Make a Christmas card display using a pringles can a ball of red yarn thin ribbon and a few other craft supplies.
The kids can use them for crafts and practicing their cutting and scissor skills. And I like that I can see the birthday Christmas or anniversary wishes on the other side. Repurpose your old Christmas cards to make new items that youll treasure year after year.
Use old Christmas cards for pages in a handmade photo album or scrapbook if thats more your style. View Gallery 8 Photos. You can take a picture of the entire card or just a picture of the main image.
Cut out phrases or shapes and adhere to blank cards. Just snap a picture of the Christmas card and use it as that persons contact photo in your phone. Trace your lid over the area you desire to cut out and place it between the top of your lid and under your jar rim.
Dont throw away those old Christmas or birthday cards. I use the old cards for recipe cards. 51 EPIC Christmas Card Crafts to RecycleRepurpose Old Cards.
Here it is in her own words. Cut out the central motifs from the cards then write your message on the back. Head over to My So Called Crafty Life to learn how to make your own.
In keeping with the Christmas theme old greeting cards also make great upcycled gift tags. Make full use of the old greeting cards at home to decorate the mason jar tops. But over time we may get bored of the same old cliched jar tops.
Creative DIY Love Card Ideas. Recycle Christmas Cards Ideas for Kids – Recycle old Christmas greeting cards into beautiful Christmas tree ornaments. The options are limitless with this DIY and were sure loved ones will treasure these upcycled cards.
You can also share what you do with used cards here and Ill add your ideas to the site. I chose to use the main image. Make a Christmas Memory Scrapbook Using the Old Cards for Pockets Candy McTaggart came up with a wonderful idea.
Stash peppermints candy ribbons and other old-fashioned sweets in this retro dish fashioned from old Christmas cards. Ask them to cut using kid-safe scissors old Christmas cards into Holiday Shapes to use as decorations. Give old cards new life as a brand-new greeting.
That way when they call you get to see their pretty faces. This Crafts to make with Old Greeting Cards is my personal favorite. This pin on Pinterest.
I either write the recipe on the blank part or cut out of a magazine and tape it over a written on part. Craft Projects Using Old Christmas Cards. Easy Whip Stitched Christmas Card Box Christmas Card Gift Jar.
Use several of your prettiest cards to make a whip stitched Christmas card box. I have tons of mason jars in my house which I use for different purposes. Old Christmas Cards Make New Gift Tags and Canning Jar Toppers If you are giving home canned foods anything in a canning jar dig out those Christmas cards you saved from last year.
Christmas Card Block Puzzle — Use old Christmas cards and glue them onto wooden blocks.