With holiday season just round the corner, we look for ways to make our audience & clients feel special. In this post, we bring to you some of the best creative Christmas card ideas that you can use to amaze your site audience, clients or friends.
These Christmas card ideas may be used as is or you can use them as inspiration to create your own card designs. Holiday cards are the perfect way to say thanks and turn on the festive mood. Designers at Codepen have cleverly crafted these Christmas card designs to capture the essence of this festive season. These designs can be used on your own site or you may send it out as a holiday newsletter with customized content based on your preference.
The design projects below are based on HTML, CSS & JS. Some are purely CSS based while others use Haml and CoffeScript. Nevertheless, all of them are spectacular and will surely inspire you. All these projects can be saved as GitHub gist too.
Creative Christmas Card Ideas
Can’t think of a better way to welcome X’mas than this Christmas countdown. It instantly sets the mood for the festive season. The countdown has a minimalist design but conveys the message perfectly. As a special effect, the direction of wind changes with mouse movement.
Digital Xmas Tree
This Xmas tree has a gradual build up effect which is amazing. It has a sleek design and uses CoffeeScript. It also has a Glittering effect to dazzle your audience. The dark background blends perfectly with the luminous tree in the foreground.
Sleek Christmas Cracker
Yet another cracker of a design! This Christmas cracker has been designed using Haml and SCSS. When you hover over the cracker, it cracks open to reveal the greeting message. A very creative way to wish Merry Xmas indeed!
Christmas Presents Box
Colorful Christmas Ornaments
Santa On The Run Game
Xmas Gift Card UI
Designed using SCSS, this gift card is suitable for all occasions besides Xmas. It’s easy to change the card cover in CSS to suit your need. Also, you may change the text on gift card to whatever you like.