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25 Last Minute Christmas Cards You Can Make Right Now

 
25 Last Minute Christmas Cards You Can Make Right Now

Picture the scene… it’s a couple of days before Christmas Day and you’re sitting at home feeling all smug that you’ve got all your crafting complete, but wait… you’ve completely forgotten to make a whole batch of Christmas cards for family members and friends that you’re seeing in the next couple of days! What do you do? Well, you come straight to Crafts Beautiful of course. We’ve compiled a collection of 25 incredibly easy festive greetings that can be whipped up in no time at all. You’ll be back watching Christmas movies, drinking mulled wine and feeling even more smug before you know it!

1 Cute & Bright Christmas Scene Card

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Practise your colouring skills for this absolutely adorable Christmas card

2 Dainty Deer

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Marianne Fisher’s adorable deer card won’t take too long to make but it will certainly leave a lasting impression

3 Bear Family

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This bear-y nice greeting shows that even our forest friends keep to tradition!

4 Santa Greeting

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Corinne Bradd has recreated the classic Santa down a chimney with a contemporary cartoon-like twist. It’s really simple to make – don’t overcomplicate things trying to find the exact materials we’ve used, because you can use patterned paper and straws from your stash.

5 Christmas Pudding

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Get bulk cardmaking for Christmas with this sweet little pud by Colette Smith

6 Die-Cut Winter Wishes

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Use a digital die-cutting machine to create this adorable Christmas card

7 Stash Buster

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We don’t like to waste a scrap and this stunning project proves that even the unwanted odds and ends from your die-cutting can be transformed into something spectacular.

8 Perky Stamped Penguins

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Marianne Fisher crafts with Pink Gem’s adorable penguin digi stamps and shows you how to achieve cheerful Christmas greetings.

9 Scandi Fabric Card

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This mixed media card will make someone’s day during the festivities

10 Jolly Reindeer

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A little modern folk is just the ticket for the holiday season!

11 Bright Quilled Baubles

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Fill die-cut apertures with gorgeous metallic quilled designs thanks to Liz Moad’s intricate designs.

12 Candy-Inspired Greetings

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Create a spectacular set of sugary sweet greetings in non-traditional colours!

13 Batch Make Me!

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Fill your craft table with tons of these scrumptious Christmas pudding die-cut cards and craft an incredible easy snowman while you’re at it!

14 Easy Die-cuts

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Get your cards and gift wrap sorted thanks to Cathie Shuttleworth’s simple die-cut ideas

15 Fun and Festive Moustache Card

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Make this quirky card set by Cathie Shuttleworth this winter!

16 Cute Sheep Design

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You ‘wool’ love making this sheep-themed Christmas card!

17 Re-use Straws

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Craft Tracey Daykin-Jones’ fab and funky Christmas tree cards using patterned papers and straws

18 Elegant Christmas Wishes

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Featuring classic patterned papers, this layered die-cut card can be whipped up in 20 minutes.

19 Stamped Fairy Design

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Christmas isn’t complete without an appearance from a magical fairy! Download the instructions for this easy stamped greeting and use up patterned papers from your stash.

20 Jolly Father Christmas

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Isn’t this an ever-so jolly Santa? Print out and colour the stamped image multiple times, then layer over die-cut shapes for a delightfully bright design.

21 Decoupage Woodland Cards

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Decoupage designs are ideal for batch making at this time of year as all you need is the pre-cut layers and foam pads!

22 Snowy Shaker Card

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Make the most of PaperCrafter’s free Christmas Market papers with this adorable festive scene card, featuring an enchanting snowy shaker element.

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