41 Free Christmas Card Templates

Create Your Own Holiday Greeting Cards

A woman writing Christmas cards
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Use a free Christmas card template this year to create a one-of-a-kind Christmas card that you can send to everyone you know.

These templates look great and will save you lots of money doing it yourself instead of having them made for you. You'll also appreciate the fact that you did it all yourself, creating your own handmade holiday tradition.

You may find that when you download these free Christmas card templates that some of the fonts used in the card aren't installed in your computer. You can try to track these down and download them or use a free holiday font or other free font to complete the card.

After you're finished with the free Christmas card template, you can print out your finished card. It will look best printed on photo paper but cardstock can work too. You can upgrade the look by having them printed inexpensively at a store near you.

If you don't have envelopes to fit your cards, here are some free envelope templates that you can use. You can also use a free address label templates to create your own holiday labels or request some free address labels. You can also include a Christmas newsletter along with your card.

If these Christmas card templates look like too much work, you can find other free printable Christmas cards that are all ready to go for you. Christmas ecards are another even easier option. There are more Christmas freebies available that will save you money and time this holiday season.


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    Modern Christmas Card Template from Collected

    A gray and red modern Christmas card template.

    I am in love with these free Christmas card template from Collected. Designed in a modern gray and red color scheme, there's plenty of room for your own photo and holiday greeting.

    Open this up in your favorite free graphics program, download the free fonts, and change the photo and text for your family.

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    Free Christmas Card Templates from Jeff Hendrickson Design

    A photo Christmas card template that says "Happy Holidays".
    Jeff Hendrickson

    There are ten free Christmas card templates over at Jeff Hendrickson Design that you can edit in Photoshop or any free graphics program.

    All of the designs are 5X7 and will look great printed out with your own photos and heartfelt holiday wishes.

    You'll need to subscribe to his newsletter and then you'll get the link to the download files.

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    Three Free Christmas Card Templates from Simple As That

    A Christmas card template in red, green, and blue with room for 3 photos.
    Simple As That

    Rebecca over at Simple As That has designed three free Christmas card templates, each more beautiful than the next.

    Two of the cards have room for one photo and the last card is collage style. When you download them as a .PSD file you can add your own images and change the type before printing.

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    Free Christmas Card Templates from Simply Kierste

    A large photo Christmas card template that says "be merry".
    Simply Kierste

    Simply Kierste has designed 4 free Christmas card templates that each come in a few different color variations.

    These are designed to show off a big photo of your family, send your holiday greetings, and have your name and year on them.

    There's also an easy to follow tutorial that will help you create these gorgeous photo cards.

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    Simply Kierste's Free Christmas Card Templates

    A photo card laying on a table with an envelope and paper tape.
    Simply Kierste

    Simply Kierste has done it again with these 3 free Christmas card templates that will take only a few minutes in your photo editing program to complete.

    There's a chalkboard style card, a colorful Merry Christmas card, and a Be Merry card.

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    Creative Life's Free Christmas Photo Card Templates

    A colorful Christmas card template with room for 3 photos.
    Creative Life

    Creative Life has five free Christmas photo card templates, each a cuter design than the last.

    All the templates have room for 1-3 photos and a place to put your family name and year.

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    Free Christmas Card Tempalte from Moritz Fine Designs

    A "Joy to the World" Christmas card template.
    Moritz Fine Designs

    Moritz Fine Designs has created this lovely yet simple Christmas card template that shouts "Joy to the World" to anyone lucky enough to receive this card.

    Add your own photo and name to the card, and you're ready to print it out and send it to everyone you know.

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    Milk and Honey Designs' Free Christmas Card Template

    A blue and brown Christmas card template with spots for 4 photos.
    Milk and Honey Designs

    Milk and Honey Designs has created this lovely Christmas card template in pale blue and brown. On on the right side it says "Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year" and on the left it says "From Our Family to Yours."

    This is a .PNG file and it can be opened in any graphics program. You can then add your photos and print it out. It prints out as a 5X7.

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    Free Christmas Card Template from Hummingbird Press

    A pink and cream Christmas card template.
    Hummingbird Press

    Hummingbird Press has designed this free Christmas Card template that has pretty pink snowflakes floating all over it.

    The front of the card has room for a photo and the inside of the card allows you to add a custom greeting along with your family's names.

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    Chloe Moore Photography's Free Christmas Card Templates

    A Christmas card template that says "Peace, Holidays, Joy, Noel, Snow Day"
    Chloe Moore Photography

    There are a handful of free Christmas card templates over at Chloe Moore Photography but this Peace, Holidays, Joy, Noel, Snow Day card is my personal favorite.

    There's also a great tutorial here about how to add your photograph to the card before printing.

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    Lovely Little Snippets' Free Christmas Card Templates

    A Christmas card template that says "Merry Christmas".
    Lovely Little Snippets

    There are five free Christmas card templates at Lovely Little Snippets that are all 5 X 7 or 6 X 7.5 in size in both vertical and horizontal designs.

    Each design has a place for a single photo and you can add custom text to the card before printing.