7 Free, Printable New Year Cards

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These New Year's cards will wish your loved ones a Happy New Year and allow you to add your custom wish for the new year. The cards look great and no one will even know that you got them for free.

When you're finished customizing your New Year's card, slip into one of these free, printable custom envelope templates and it's ready to go. There's an envelope template available for just about every size of greeting card.

If you're short on time, you can send a free online New Year card to instantly wish your friends and family a Happy New Year. There's also a list of New Year's Eve party games for adults if you plan on celebrating the new year with a party.

You can add text before printing these New Years greeting cards but consider adding a handwritten note and signature for a more personal touch.

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    Joy of New Year

    A blue and red new years greeting card

    Greetings Island

    If you forgot to send out your Christmas cards this year, this Joy of New Year card from Greetings Island is a great substitute. The card is stylishly decorated in blue, red, and white with room on the front for the current year and your name. The inside text reads: "Hoping You Get to Bring in the New Year With Friends, Family, and a Fabulous Celebration!" This card prints out as 7 by 5 inches and has seven available choices for the inside layout.

    Joy of New Year From Greetings Island

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    Be Your Best Self This Year

    A blue and pink New Year's card

    Greetings Island

    This Greetings Island, "Keep All of Your New Year's Resolutions, Darling" card is printed on the front in pink and blue. This New Year's card in a modern and fun design, making it great to send to anyone and everyone you know. The inside says "It's a Brand New Year to be your best self" with plenty of room left to put your name and an extra message of well wishes.

    Be Your Best Self This Year From Greetings Island

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    Welcome New Year

    Colorful birds holding a banner that says "Welcome 2021"

    Greetings Island

    This adorable Greetings Island card features two birds holding up a sign to welcome in the new year. This sign can easily be customized with any year. Inside the cards says "Here it comes! A year that's new! Hope it brings all the best to you! Happy New Year!" You can customize this New Year's card with your photos, stickers, and text before printing.

    Welcome New Year From Greetings Island

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    New Year's Swirls

    A black and gold New Year's card.

    Greetings Island

    Greetings Island has designed this beautiful New Year's card with swirly text that wishes the recipient to have an awesome year. There's also a place for your name. Not only can you choose the background color for this card (gold, blue, or black), but you can fully customize the text and add stickers and photos. There's a choice of seven inside layouts so you can get it just how you want it. This is a 5 by 7 inches printable card that you can print right away or download as a PDF for printing later or send in digital form.

    New Year's Swirls From Greetings Island

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    Happy New Year Card

    A floral New Year's printable card.

    Got Free Cards

    This pretty floral New Year's card from Got Free Cards can be customized with stickers, text, and photos before printing. The cover says "Wish You a Happy New Year," and the inside is left blank so you can write your greeting.

    Happy New Year Card From Got Free Cards

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    Thank You New Year's Card

    A lbue and orange bird on a New Year's card

    Living Locurto

    This New Year's card from Living Locurto wishes your loved ones a Happy New Year while thanking them with a message from a cute bird. The New Year is a wonderful time to thank everyone you know for the wonderful things they do.

    Thank You New Year's Card by Living Locurto

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    New Year Bubble

    A black and blue New Years card.
    Greetings Island

    This black, blue, and white New Year's card lets you customize the outside of the card with the new year. The inside of the card says "Wishing You an Eventful Year" and leaves room for you to add text, photos, or decorations.  You can print the card as a quarter or half-fold card.

    New Year Bubble from Brother Creative