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A Few Perfect Occasions for Photo Cards

Some occasions really call for photo cards. Sending a cute design with a great photo makes the recipient feel connected to you and your family, so the right photo cards extend the memory of the events.

Here are a few occasions where photo cards are no longer just nice, but they're almost essential:

A First Birthday Party Invitation

The first birthday party is the culmination of an eventful first year. The photo card party invitation can show key moments from the first year, and can show guests just how much the guest of honor has grown in the short time since his or her birth.

A Thank You Card

Instead of writing "Jessy was thrilled to have you attend her party," show it with a photo card featuring a picture of her having a ball on the big day.

Holiday Cards

For many friends and extended family members this is their one chance to see how your family has grown.

A Baby's Birth Announcement

It's so sad to receive a birth announcement with stats, but no photo. Recipients love to see photos, so take advantage of your baby's quiet moments to snap away. That way, your baby's birth announcement will become a cherished photo card keepsake!

There are also a few occasions when photo cards are not exactly expected, but are always welcome:

Valentine's Day Cards

This might not yet be traditional, but a Valentine's Day photo card always stands out in the crowd.

Halloween Cards

What a great way to use up all those pictures of your child in costume!

Thanksgiving Cards

These cards and invites come earlier than traditional holiday cards, which means that recipients can enjoy your family's smiling faces a little bit longer.

All in all, photo cards are the best way to share your love with all your friends and family, so really the perfect occasions are only limited by the extent of your imagination!

Want to learn more about photo cards? Check out our other photo card articles in this series:

Photo Card Evolution | Photo Orientation for Cards | Photo Card Staging | Great Photo Card Tips

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