We know it鈥檚 a wee bit early to be talking about the holidays,聽but聽鈥檛is (almost) the season for sending out those greeting cards. If you鈥檙e a聽stationery聽junkie聽like us, you聽aren鈥檛 leaving this part of the gift-giving to the last minute!聽While聽holiday e-cards聽lack the personal touch of a hand-written note聽and your calendar might be a bit too full聽for聽DIYing your own cards聽this year, there are tons of great holiday card options you can buy online. We鈥檝e scoped聽out the best in hand-painted holiday cards, each one like a work of art to send to BFFs and loved ones. Did we mention that they鈥檙e super festive and cute too? Scroll on for our聽fun finds.


1.聽Christmas Song Cards聽($22 for 8): These beautifully illustrated cards are hard to resist. The best part? They each feature a聽classic holiday song!


2.聽Hand-Lettered聽Noel聽Card聽($5): Send your聽holiday wishes with this聽sweet and unique聽鈥淣oel鈥 card that鈥檚 specially hand-lettered聽by the artist with gouache paint.

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3.聽Mexican-Inspired Papel Picado Card聽($4): This papel picado design is not only perfectly festive, but 10% of all orders are donated to a nonprofit organization that supports聽children in need, so you can give back and聽spread cheer.


4.聽Yummy Hanukkah ($5): Our favorite part about the holidays has to be all the delicious food that comes along with it. Celebrate Hanukkah with this delicious greeting card.


5.聽Flamingo Card ($4): Tropical vibes meet the North Pole. For those of us in warmer climates, there聽couldn鈥檛 be a聽better way to celebrate the holidays.


6.聽Bust a Groove聽($20 for 5): These dancing ornaments are perfectly festive and have some serious moves. Pick up a few packs to put a smile on all your loved ones鈥 faces.

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7.聽Vintage Style Holiday Cards ($12 for 4): If you can鈥檛 decide on a single greeting card, this聽set is a great option 鈥 each vintage-style card is designed with watercolor and filled with holiday cheer (obviously).

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8.聽Tiny Christmas Things ($4): This #TBT card has us feeling all warm and fuzzy. Filled to the brim with hand-painted holiday聽pieces, this聽nostalgic card is like a work of art.


9.聽Happy Holla-Days聽($5): Holla! Send your greetings with punny聽slang. Because why not?

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10.聽Watercolor Stripes ($5): This sweet and simple watercolor holiday card is just as festive as the rest. It comes聽with a beautiful bright green envelope too.

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11.聽Holiday Wiener Dog聽($4): Nothing says season鈥檚 greetings聽better than a dachsund in a holiday sweater. We guarantee your friends will have this adorable聽card on display all year long in 2016!


12.聽We Wish You a Merry Christmas ($5): Every one of Shannon Kirsten鈥檚 original cards is a work of art. The artist specializes in hand-painted聽florals, and this holiday card is up there with the rest of her beautiful art work.


13.聽Warm Wishes With Mittens: ($16 for 4): This sweet and simple watercolor card聽warms us right up.

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14.聽Ho-Ho-Ho-Hoagie聽($4): Here鈥檚 another lovely card from Kimmy Makes Things that鈥檚 just as special as the rest. What better way to spread holiday cheer than a Philly hoagie?

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15.聽Jack Russel Cards ($20 for 6): We. Love. Dogs. And so do our friends. Obviously, we had to have聽this Jack Russel card on the list.

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16.聽Cozy Sweater Card聽($5): This is not your mom鈥檚 ugly Christmas sweater. Send some聽love聽AND聽warmth with this cute holiday sweater illustration.

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17.聽It鈥檚 All for You Card ($5): We totes wish we could give it all to our BFFs, but for now, this original hand-painted card will definitely bring 鈥檈m some love!

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18.聽Holiday Portrait聽Card ($50+ for 20): Custom holiday portraits are so hot right now. Get your family portrait (pets included, of course) custom-made by the artist over at Lux and Trip聽for a one-of-a-kind card. It鈥檒l be a keepsake聽for you and your family too.


19.聽Colorful Patterned Card聽($4): Go bright and bold for the holidays聽with this beautiful watercolor greeting card that pops with all the right colors.


20.聽Home Alone Christmas聽($5): If you are looking to make things a little silly, bring in some throwback action with this hilarious card. Send it to you mom or dad for a good laugh.


21.聽Holiday Tree Cards ($18 for 8): For the traditional celebrant in all of us, this set of hand-painted holiday cards is festive聽in the most classic way.


22.聽Abstract Patterned Cards ($18 for 5): Wowza! These abstract art cards are PERF聽for adding to your holiday gift wrapping. We can just see all the gift聽tag and wrapping paper聽possibilities.

What greeting cards will you be sending out this year? Tell us in the comments below!