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Happy Birthday Cards: A Special Gift on a Special Day for a Special Person!

Dec 6, 2007
We often have problems on thinking what best gift would fit to our special someone on their special day. Yet, it never came across our minds that best gifts could only come from simple thoughts of remembering them on their birthdays.

Birthday cards are good examples on how you could express your thoughts of gratitude, appreciation or just simply remembering that today is their day!

Through these cards, you could convey whatever you wish to say to the person involved and put across all unsaid words, feelings and emotions.

Buying a Birthday Card

Birthday Cards comes in various designs that are readily available to be bought at any bookstores near you. In choosing what to buy, one should consider:

It should somehow reveal to whom the card is intended to. This anticipates that the totality of the card speaks about feelings towards the expected receiver of the card.

The title of the card is important for it speaks of the card itself. The card must have a cliche title so as to give an impression of enthusiasm and excitement to the recipient.

The design of the cover gives the recipient a fancy feeling. In choosing a card, you must also take into consideration the recipient's personality.

You might intend to give a card in which the design is too loud and lively wherein the recipient is too classy and sophisticated. This might result of loosing the recipient?s interest on opening the card.

The thoughts written on the card.

The card must posses the thoughts you somehow wish to convey. It might not be the exact words but still, the idea is carried out in the card. It could also contain some tricky ideas in which it adds spice and art to the card.

The space provided.

The card must have a space wherein you could freely write thoughts that was not written in the card, or things you still wish to say. This would provide you the opportunity of putting across your feelings and emotions towards the person.

Creating a Birthday Card

Personally made birthday cards are exceptional. These would give you the chance to personally craft the card for that special someone and would also showcase your talent in making a handcrafted card yourself.

Below are some tips on how to make your personally made birthday card one of a kind:

1. Choosing the right paper to use.

There are lots of kinds of paper to choose from like construction paper, art paper, card boards, and etc. These papers also come from different sizes and designs.

It might appear plain or have different creative patterns. In choosing the right paper to use, you must have pictured on your mind what would your personally made birthday card might look afterwards.

2. Maximizing your resources.

Recycling is one good idea of maximizing your resources. Cut outs from magazines, buttons, and unused left cloths are some examples of these resources that could be recycled. You could cut letters from glossy magazines to create an artful title or write it down yourself.

You could paint a nice background design on the card or create a design using buttons and unused lefts cloths. Remember, the design would vary on how you picture your craft.

3. Creating a crafty design.

In designing your card, you must take into consideration the recipient?s personality and relation to you without sacrificing the art of your craft.

Pop ups would also give tricky, yet artful, design of your personally made card. But bear in mind of not over designing your card. It might look awkward already and would look over crowded.

4. Summarizing your thoughts.

There are lots of artful ways on how to summarize your thoughts. Composing a poem or copying a line from a verse or song is an example of conveying your feelings. You should also consider the artful way of writing down these words on your craft.

Birthday presents need not to be expensive. There are lots of simple ways of sending your greetings. Birthday cards are one way of delivering emotions.

It might be bought or personally crafted. It?s not the value that counts, it?s the thought within!
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