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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

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Bonfire night celebrations – facts that will make you sparkle

Welcome to our Bonfire Night blog post! In this article we are going to take a look at what bonfire night celebrations are all about and even learn about the largest bonfire festivities in the world, which take place in Lewes in Sussex, just down the road from the Creased Cards store in Brighton. Why we celebrate on 5th of November? How Bonfire Night has become a calendar event in the UK Bonfire night celebrations in Sussex Firework reactions with brilliantly funny greetings cards Before we get started with all... Read More


How to write a birthday card with a personal message

In this article we’ll cover the basics of how to write a birthday card. Also, how to leave a lasting handwritten birthday message in a greetings card. All too often we are asked at Creased, ‘I want to write something that doesn’t just say “see you soon”’ or ‘you have such hilarious cards, but I never know what to write in them… have you got any ideas?’. Yes, we have and we want to share them with you! Read this article to find out what to write, after you’ve chosen... Read More

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Fun Christmas Facts – 110 things you never knew about Christmas

Christmas is a great time for games and one of the popular games played at Christmas is Trivial Pursuit. This year we wanted to get you into the festive spirit by giving your our in-depth list of fun Christmas facts. We have scoured the web to build an in-depth fact sheet for your Christmas facts this year. You could use this to build your own game of trivial pursuit, a quiz or just tell them to your family and friends. Either way, you’re going to be amazed or even slightly... Read More

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Funny Adult Jokes – 90 Rude Jokes to make you howl with laughter

We all love a good laugh, no matter the occasion. As we get old, we start to find the “clean jokes” less funny as we begin to take on a much more adult humour therefore, we begin to prefer funny adult jokes. We’re not saying you should drop the childish jokes, because we find them absolutely hilarious as well. But as you get older, the adult funny jokes may be the more appropriate and enjoyable option. The rude jokes we cover in this article: Short rude jokes Sexual jokes Sexual... Read More

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Why do we send greetings cards and why are they important?

Before we go into the importance of card sending, it’s important to know why we send cards in the first place. Why do we send cards? The tradition of sending cards on birthdays and special occasions dates right back to the 15th century in China, where they would send notes for Chinese New Year. Similarly, in Ancient Egypt in the 15th century, they would send notes for occasions on papyrus scrolls. The general production of greeting cards really took off in the 1850s with companies beginning to produce greeting cards... Read More


What to write in a sympathy card and offer messages of condolence

Finding what to write in a sympathy card can be a difficult task. Your friend or family member is going through a tough time dealing with their loss and they will need your support during this period. Finding the perfect sympathy card is the first step in showing your condolences towards your recipient.  When choosing the right sympathy card, you’ve got to go with a card which shows your support but is not patronising or insensitive towards the recipient. After you have found the perfect card, it’s time to think... Read More

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Christmas Preparation & Budget Tips

Are you completely relaxed and prepared for Christmas? No, of course, you aren’t, none of us are… Don’t let all the stress get you down because it will all be worth it in the end (We hope…). With the correct Christmas preparation, you can do everything you need without getting stressed! We have compiled a Bear Grylls like survival guide to help you get through the festive season… Whether it’s the irritating drunk relatives or just the sheer fact you have to spend your own money on other people, we... Read More

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Top 90 Best (or Worst) Christmas Cracker Jokes

Tis the season to be jolly, and all that malarkey. Hence us giving you the 80 of the funniest Christmas cracker jokes we could find. When it comes to Christmas day some people look forward to different things, some enjoy giving Christmas presents, some enjoy receiving funny Christmas cards and some enjoy the Christmas dinner. There is one category that is missing there… Christmas cracker jokes! We absolutely love crossing arms and ripping those crackers. Quick tip for you, if you place your fingers slightly further up on the break... Read More

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Our Handwritten Card Service & Why Moonpig’s Not Your Only Option

What The Hell Is It? You’re running late, maybe driving to work, on the train, or sipping coffee at your desk and something reminds you that you’ve forgotten to send a card to your mum, your brother, your husband and your BEST FRIEND. We all know that feeling. Well, we know it all too well and that’s why we have the best solution for all you last-minute shoppers; which ensures that you never miss the deadline on your greeting cards and gifts. Our prompt, unique and reliable style is what... Read More