Our Holiday Card Picks for Spreading Cheer via Snail Mail

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Welcome to the Hunker Holiday Gift Guide. From joyful decor picks to gifts that give back, these items are sure to delight everyone on your list.

The holiday season is an especially good time to remind the people we care about that we're thinking of them — even if we can't see them IRL. If you love snail mail as much as we do, you probably also know the joy of holiday cards.


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Here are some of the ones we're bookmarking for a letter-writing extravaganza later on (because it's the little things that keep us going nowadays).

1. Nicole Marie Paperie Happy Kwanzaa Card (set of 6), $16

Send bright and joyful wishes for Kwanzaa with the help of these adorable cards.

2. Rifle Paper Co. Holiday Floral Postcards (set of 10), $10

If you're a fan of postcards, why not get some holiday-themed ones? This Rifle Paper Co. pack is downright delightful (plus you'll save the waste of an envelope).

3. The Detroit Card Co. Cat Christmas Card Set (pack of 8), $18

Dare we say these are the purr-fect holiday snail mail?

4. Emily McDowell & Friends Hanukkah City Holiday Card, $5

This Hanukkah greeting is frame-worthy.


5. Graphic Anthology Feliz Navidad Card (set of 8), $18

Cue the José Feliciano song we know and love.

6. Our Heiday Pine Together In Spirit Card (set of 6), $20

Want something simple, to the point, and not tied to a single holiday? This pick is for you.

7. Target Green Inspired Dog Boxed Cards (pack of 16) $8

Dogs in holiday sweaters — 'tis the season.

8. Poketo Joshua Tree Winter Card, $5

A little desert vibe to go with your holiday cheer.

9. Graphic Anthology Joyous Kwanzaa Card (set of 8), $20


Another Kwanzaa pick, this one with a cool font.

10. Rifle Paper Co. Holiday Flamingo Cards (set of 8), $18

Not into the traditional holiday card look? This pick does the trick.

11. Ash + Chess Holiday Houses Card (pack of 6), $16

Holiday-themed houses? Yes, please.

12. Holiday Greeting Card Bundle (pack of 48), $14.99

If you have lots of people on your list, consider a big pack of cards like this one (which includes some New Year illustrations, too).

13. Holiday Delights Forever 55-cent stamps (book of 20), $11

Don't forget your stamps!

14. Hanukkah Forever 55-cent stamps (sheet of 20), $11

And, don't worry, there are Hanukkah stamps, too.


Eva is a Los Angeles-based writer who covers trends, news, and makers for Hunker. Her writing has been featured in the Los Angeles Times, The Guardian, Bustle, KCET and more. She is a proud bookworm and organizes her books by color.