E-greetings for the festive season

It’s that time of year again! With only a few weeks until Christmas you may have already sorted out your Christmas cards and have them on their way to your nearest and dearest.

If you’re yet to start thinking about it – look no further! We’ve put together some snappy ways for you to design and deliver your Christmas greetings this year.

Whether you prefer e-cards via email or a personalised greeting card in the post, with the array of creative options available on these sites and apps, you’ll have a little magic on its way to your loved ones in no time at all!

North Pole

Portable North Pole

Let’s start off with a great one for the kids. Santa can call or send a video message as a surprise on Christmas or throughout the year for their birthday or to encourage them to stay off that naughty list!

You can have Santa call once off on Christmas Eve to say hello for $4.49 or call throughout the year for $17.99. You can also send one video for $5.99 or get them all for $12.99. Download the iOS or Android app and get sending.


Ojolie Cards

This site has a huge range of hand painted and animated Christmas e-cards for you to choose from and send via Facebook or email. For those who are looking to do it as a once-off, there’s a free account option where you can send unlimited free cards or alternatively, you can subscribe to a $12.00 yearly membership and get access to their full range.


Sloppy Kiss

Sloppy Kiss Cards

Everyone loves a puppy, right?! If you’re keen to send a little Christmas cheer featuring a paw-some pet, this is the one for you! You can create a custom card featuring your furry-friend or choose from the range of pre-designed dog and cat e-cards. You can try out the site for 30 days at no cost and then it will only be approximately $18.20 a year after that.


Just Wink

Just Wink

This range of jolly and mistletoe worthy cards will be a hit with all your friends and family! You can add a unique touch by personalising the greeting cards with photos and your own signature, all from your device using the the iOS or Android app. You can register an account with Just Wink for free and choose to send your Chrismas cards via email, Facebook, Twitter, SMS, or even snail mail.


Jib Jab


Cast yourself into these festively entertaining e-cards! You can feature 1 person or include up to 5 friends so you can even get the whole fam involved! It’s super easy too, with uploads possible from your computer, webcam, Facebook, Instagram or Dropbox accounts. For $18.00 a year, you can send as many e-cards as you like!

For those who are sending cards on-the-go, download the iOS or Android app and get designing.



Hallmark E-Cards

We couldn’t go past the Winnie the Pooh, Mickey and Friends, and Gilmore Girls collections! Hallmark e-cards come in a variety of themes and well known movies and shows so you’ll be able to find the perfect card for each loved one. For an extra personal touch, you can even send a message in a font that looks like your handwriting.

You can send unlimited e-cards for $18.00 a year and send cards on the go with the Hallmark e-card app on iOS.



Some ecards

You may have seen these tongue-in-cheek e-cards floating around on social media. You can send or share these e-cards on social direct from the website for free or on the go using the iOS or Android app. You’ll be sure to find a unique card for everyone that will have them in stitches!




Send an e-card that is completely personalised by you. Not only can you customise the card, you can also personalise the envelope including the liners, stamps and postage details! Better still, if you want to send a gift, you can include a gift card to the recipient’s favourite store.

You can start with a 7 day free trial or join up on a digital card membership for $3.99 per month. For those who are on-the-go, download the iOS or Android app and get desigining.


If you ask me, there’s nothing more exciting than getting a letter in the good ol’ snail mail that isn’t a bill! These apps take e-cards and put a little bit of a spin on them. You can design and send them through your phone or tablet in no time at all, and you’ll brighten your friends and family’s day when they check the mail.



Ink Cards

Sincerely Inc. have developed an easy alternative to sending one-of-a-kind greeting cards in the mail. You can design your own cards using photos of your choice and customise the envelope and card stock for as low as $2.99 including postage. To get started, download the iOS or Android app.

If you’re a fan of the postcard, Sincerely Inc. also have Postagram on iOS or Android available so you can mail images from your gallery, Facebook and Instagram in a pretty postcard format.



Jump in this app and you can take photos from your Facebook and Instagram and create photo books, magnets, cards, and canvases. LALALAB develop your works of art and deliver them anywhere in the world – just name the destination! You can order a pack of 8 greeting cards for around $18.00 and postcards for under $2.00 each.

You can download the app on iOS and Android devices.


Social print studio

Social Print Studio

If you want to take photos from your life and turn them into a beautiful, festive greeting card, check out this app. Whether you want to send a card, calendar for the new year, magnets, gift cards, or prints – this app is for you!

You can get the app on iOS and Android.


Let us know in the comments if you have a go-to website or app to send e-cards and greeting cards!



  1. There are some really good Christmas cards here. It will be difficult to choose which personalised Xmas cards to send out this year … very difficult indeed!

  2. Dawn T says:

    Thanks for some really useful info on card options 🙂