Generally, greeting cards are designed according to the theme, there are cards specially designed for festivals, birthday, baby shower, anniversary etc. each card has the appropriate message according to the theme or occasion the card is designed for, but recently, people like new themes and design in cards. Many people prefer to give personalized cards to their friends and families. Gifts represent not only a social custom but also personal feelings of one person to another. Cards have always been the most preferred choice when someone wants to express their deep love and friendship in words. Therefore, people take long time to choose cards for their close friends and family.
Personalized cards have become extremely popular due to their, innovative design and style. People can use their creativity to make cards that express their feelings towards the person or the occasion. These cards allow a person to express their own individual style and choice instead of buying ready made cards produced in batches. People can also create special photo cards in which they can add photos or a memorable moment they have spent with family and friends which becomes more like memento than just a greeting card. A special card gives a sense of freedom to the person to create their own style and design. Whether a card is for a friend or family member or special someone, it is pivotal that the card must make them feel extra special. Although traditional greeting cards are easy to buy and require no personal effort except going to a shop and purchasing one according to the occasion, whereas personalized cards require effort and thought and a personal style which adds far greater depth and meaning than a traditional greeting card.
To personalize a card, one does not need to be an artist; simple modification or addition can make an ordinary card into something special and meaningful. A special one line message or a symbol with the person’s name can change a traditional card into a personalized card. Such small efforts show extra effort on the part of the sender and a thoughtful remembrance. Cards can be a simple piece of paper but with loving and thoughtful expression they can be transformed into the most precious gift.