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cards direct - custom greeting cards

This week’s Surprise Giveaway should come in especially handy for those of you that love to (or have a need to) send out personalized greeting cards & announcements. Cards Direct is offering up a $100 shopping spree towards anything on their site – which includes general holiday cards, Christmas Cards, photo cards, birthday cards, super-cute baby announcements, and more!

There’s a huge range of styles on the site – from elegant to mod/contemporary… and even a lot of great recycled choices! A few of my favorites are pictured below.

cards direct - custom greeting cards

Here are few of their adorable baby announcements… I’m especially loving the elephants!

cards direct - custom greeting cards

Some great recycled designs for everyday & holiday…

cards direct - custom greeting cards

cards direct - custom greeting cards



Post a comment here telling us which design(s) from the Cards Direct website you especially like – or would love to send out if you win.

Giveaway ends Tuesday, July 21st at midnight PST. Winner is chosen randomly and will be notified Wednesday, July 23rd and announced here as soon as they accept the prize. Good luck!!

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288 responses to “SURPRISE GIVAWAY: Cards Direct”

  1. EMMA L HORTON says:


  2. Dddiva says:

    Custom Petite Card
    I would love to have that personalized with our logo.

  3. Shari says:

    I love, love, love the brown craft photo holder with ribbon!

  4. Emily F says:

    the orange accent bar birth announcements are so great. I just found out last week that I’m pregnant (shhh!) so this would be awesome.

  5. Karen Gonyea says:

    My 07/18 entry :)

    ktgonyea at

  6. kat says:

    i love the recycled happy birthday cards for all of our family’s summer bdays.

  7. Stephanie Moon says:

    There are so many cute birth announcements it is hard to choose! My sweet baby boy is a week old today and I’d love to send out the Centered Photo Birth Announcement PC5660. :)

  8. Marci says:

    We are expecting a baby in January so I would love birth announcements! For a boy I love the boy jungle monkey and if it’s a girl I love the retro circles!

  9. Kelsey says:

    I LOVE LOVE LOVE the Victorian Patterened birth announcements! So cute!

  10. Duane Wood says:

    As Floridians in exile, the flamingo card above would make for the perfect holiday card for us.

  11. Michelle Draveski says:

    just had a baby last MOnday so the birth announcements would be awesome

  12. Sonya Sparks says:

    I like the Yellow NotePad Note Value Cards. Thanks!

  13. Heather says:

    I’d love the Iridescent Snowflakes to send out at Christmas.

  14. Sara B. says:

    I’m all about going green so I love the recycled cards!!

  15. michelle robbins says:

    I’d probably get Assorted All Occasions, that way I’d always have a card on hand when I need it.

  16. Marianna says:

    I love the blue and brown spotted photo card

  17. Dddiva says:

    I collect flamingos so those would be great cards for me to send out.

  18. Karen Gonyea says:

    My 07/19 entry please :)

    ktgonyea at

  19. Suanne Giddings says:

    I would choose the Sparkling Tree Holiday Greeting Card. Thank you for the opportunity to participate in this giveaway!

  20. Kimmie F says:

    I love the Graphical Pattern Photo Card

  21. Chrysa says:

    I like the Thinking of You Turtle card.

  22. I would choose either the Girl with Balloons Birthday Invitation or the Pretty Princess Invitation

  23. tiombe paige says:

    i like the “Simple Black Double Border” photo card and a ton of the thank you cards!

  24. Kimberly says:

    DP1440 – Recycled Thank You Card— These are really cute and retro looking, and I wouldn’t feel as bad about mailing them since they’re recycled!

  25. Ells says:

    I like the Welcome card in green and brown (dp1613). We live in a military community and right now there are five empty houses on our street… I would take the card to my new neighbors with a plate of cookies!

  26. Chelsea says:

    I would get the “I’m dreaming of a green Christmas” card for all my family up north.

  27. Kerry says:

    I really like the recycled cards– and any of the cards with the printed leaves, like the sprouting card.

  28. Kim says:

    I love sending fabulous holiday cards, and I see many designs I would love to have for this year!

  29. susan smoaks says:

    I am a huge fan of these cards. I really like the simple black double border photo card the best!

    thanks for an awesome contest and introduction to a wonderful website!

  30. April says:

    I would pick the red pocket photo holder holiday card. I try to take pictures of my babies (doggies) to send on Christmas cards. This would be perfect.

  31. Denise says:

    I love the Shimmering Balloons Birthday Cards.

  32. Kendall says:

    I would love the Graphical Pattern Photo Cards for our Christmas Card this year! The colors are perfect and the look is classic!

  33. Kendall says:

    I love the graphical pattern photo cards- perfect colors in a classic design! I would love these for Christmas this year!

  34. Stacey says:

    I’d love to get the Sepia Pink Leaf Photo Birth Announcement for my sister’s little one, born the 17th! :)

  35. Kristy says:

    Oh! I NEED to win so I can order the Teal and Brown “Elaborate” party invitations for my parents’ Ruby Wedding Vow Renewal!

  36. Janine says:

    I love the green SG card … so fitting: Green for recylce, GREEN is the holiday color and GREEN is my favorite color.

  37. Val says:

    I love the recycled paper cards and the assorted box set has something for every occasion… perfect!

  38. Jennifer says:

    the Front Imprint Photo Christmas cards

  39. Leslie Swan says:

    I would love to win the assorted all occasion cards pack because I never seem to have the right card on hand, and making it to a store to buy a card is impossible with two little ones at home.

  40. Lisa says:

    Love the elephant birth announcements! I’ve got two friends having babies in November so I will point them toward this site.