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Christmas

05/01/2021
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Happy New Year – The Creased Guide to 2021

Happy New Year from Creased! To celebrate the new year we have put together a small guide on 2021 – welcome to our The Creased guide to 2021 blog! 2020 is a year we are glad is behind us, but there is still lots to do to make 20212 a brilliant year. It all start with making small changes though, everyday habits that will help to make your 2021 special. From getting fitter, being more sustainable, to staying safe amidst a health pandemic. The Creased Guide to getting organised Being... Read More

26/12/2020
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How to recycle and upcycle your Christmas cards

Welcome to our ‘Where to recycle Christmas Cards’ blog! If you were inundated with cards this Christmastime (hopefully from Creased), you might be wondering what to do with them after the 25th day of December is done? Maybe you have just simply thrown your surplus cards in the trash without a second thought. But if you think about it, these cards have potential to live a new life as something else, or even another Christmas card next year. We aren’t suggesting scribbling out the recipient’s name or tipppex-ing out a written message. Instead, this blog will help you... Read More

15/12/2020
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Last minute Christmas orders – our Special Delivery Service

Welcome to our ‘Last minute Christmas orders – our special delivery service’ blog! A place to find out all about our new special delivery service for peace of mind when it comes to Christmas delivery. Also find out exactly when your cards need to be in the Royal Mail post box ready to be delivered in time for 25th December! What with the general uncertainty of shops being open, massive queues at the post office and most weekdays blurring into one, we thought you might like a clear list of... Read More

04/12/2020
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The best Christmas crackers

Welcome to our Best Christmas Cracker blog post! In this article we are going to take a look at just why Christmas crackers have made their way as a staple of Christmas time, a handpicked selection of our most terrible cracker jokes, where to get the best (and most expensive) crackers. Take a look at our cracking Christmas cards too, a collection of the best cards guaranteed to go with a bang! The best Christmas Crackers greetings cards The best Christmas Crackers jokes with Bettie Confetti Why do we have... Read More

24/11/2020
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Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2020 – find out what we are doing this year

Welcome to our Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2020 blog post! In this article we are going to take a look at the origins of the Black Friday phenomenon in retail, importantly why Cyber Monday came about for online purchasing and we also unveil Creased’s very own ‘Purple Weekend’ deal – for savvy savings on our brilliant cards. What is Black Friday? Cyber Monday follows Black Friday What is Creased Purple Weekend? How to make the most of the Purple Weekend Our top 5 selection of Christmas cards below Supporting... Read More

20/11/2020
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Posting Dates for Christmas 2020 – find out the Royal Mail deadlines this year

Welcome to our Christmas Posting Dates 2020 blog post – a place to find out exactly when your cards need to be in the Royal Mail post box ready to be delivered in time for 25th December! What with the general uncertainty of shops being open, massive queues at the post office and most weekdays blurring into one, we thought you might like a clear list of last Christmas posting dates for this year, within the UK and internationally. A few of the things we’ll cover in this article are:... Read More

12/11/2020
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Lockdown laughs – how to keep smiling through lockdown

Welcome to our Lockdown Laughs – how to keep smiling through lockdown blog post! In this article we are going to take a look at some of the ways we can remain positive, boost our wellbeing, get those grins showing and support local independent business. Meet our new local artist and her range of brilliant cards Have a laugh with our Lockdown Laughs section The importance of supporting independent businesses The ‘C’ word… Christmas is just around the corner Find out why sending a card means so much to many... Read More

Table of alcohol 10/10/2018
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Does Your Choice Of Cards Indicate A Drink Problem?

As you may have seen through our social media, it was national Vodka day on Thursday 4th of October. While posting this, we realised (Coincidentally) a huge portion of our lovely customers, seem to drift towards our large variety of alcoholic cards. Why is this, you’re probably wondering? Well to be quite honest, we can relate to it all. Even the employees here at Creased… Who doesn’t love an alcoholic beverage on the odd occasion? It seems like a drink can suit almost every occasion. You get a promotion at... Read More

Christmas cards early banner 08/09/2018

Why you should buy your Christmas cards early!

We know, you’re going to be wondering why we’re talking about Christmas cards at the beginning of September. Well…. We will start seeing our Christmas cards arrive shortly and we’re also expecting to have them out in store towards October! You may consider this early but unlike some card stores (who put them out in August/September). We don’t want to shove Christmas into your face too prematurely… Although, in today’s blog, we are going to talk about why you should jump on the opportunity of buying Christmas cards early this... Read More