Greeting card design contests: creative ideas from professional designers

There’s no better way to design a custom greeting card. Multiple designers will send you tons of ideas for your card design, and you’ll choose your favorite. No templates. No robots. No frustrating apps. Just a 100% unique greeting card.

Completely custom greeting card design

We don’t do generic, templated design. With 99designs, you’ll get a bespoke greeting card design that sets you apart from the competition.
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Expert greeting card designers

All of our designers are hand-vetted and rated for their quality, so you’ll know you’re working with the best.
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Money-back guarantee

We’re your creative partner from start to finish. We offer free design consultations and 24/7 customer support. Still don’t like your greeting card design? Get your money back.
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How a greeting card design contest works

Create a design brief.

1. Describe your perfect greeting card

Our interactive creative brief makes it simple to describe your design needs and set your budget.

Pick your winning design.

2. Get dozens of greeting card design ideas

Professional designers from all over the world enter your contest by sending you concepts. You’ll collaborate and give feedback to create the ideal greeting card.

Get dozens of designs.

3. Pick a winning greeting card design

You’ll have seven days to work with designers. Then, you’ll select your favorite greeting card and we’ll transfer the copyright and send you the final files.

Professional greeting card design, no matter your budget

We guarantee that you’ll get a great greeting card no matter what your budget is. Our higher-priced packages offer more experienced designers and more hands-on support.

Design concepts (approx.)
Design concepts (approx.)
100% money-back guarantee
100% money-back guarantee
Full copyright ownership
Full copyright ownership
Mid & Top Level designers only
Mid & Top Level designers only
Top Level designers only
Top Level designers only
Dedicated manager
Dedicated manager
Prioritized support
Prioritized support


Your winning design will be uploaded in formats that are perfect for use on the web and in print. You'll get full legal copyright too, so the design will be all yours.
No joke. If you’re not happy with your contest, we’ll give 100% of your money back. Feel free to check out the fine print.

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