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Custom Holiday Photo Cards

Save money on holiday cards by making your own with a simple how-to from TV crafter Kirsten Earl.

Photography: Rob Tannenbaum

Source: The Martha Stewart Show, December 2011


  • Photo

  • Photo paper

  • Decorative card stock

  • Glue stick, double-sided tape, or photo corners

  • Decorative stickers

  • Pen or stamp setting kit

  • Envelopes


  1. Print a 4 inch-by-6 inch photo onto photo paper.

  2. Attach photo to center of an approximately 5 inch-by-7 inch piece of decorative card stock using a glue stick, double-sided tape, or photo corners.

  3. Embellish around photo with dimensional, decorative stickers as desired.

  4. Write or stamp message onto back of card and place in slightly larger envelope (A7; 5 1/4 inches by 7 1/4 inches) to mail.

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