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11 Fun Gift Card Holders For Everyone on Your Christmas List

Our recent post taught you how to get gift cards for free or largely discounted. With a little creativity, you can make these Christmas gift card holders to tuck your budget-friendly gift inside. Affordable, with a personal touch. Perfect for everyone on your Christmas list!

If you start Christmas shopping early, you will allow time to add personal touches in a stress-free way. And that is a gift to yourself!

11 Fun Gift Card Holders For Everyone on Your Christmas List

Gift Card Holders

For the Cook

for the cook
Create this adorable apron gift card holder with this template and Christmas-themed paper.

Gift Card Idea:  Use Air Miles Cash to get a FREE Kelsey’s gift card and give the cook in your life a night off.

For the Coffee Drinker

Starbucks Cup
Ask for an extra cup at Starbucks, add tissue paper and a coffee gift card and you are done! Ribbon and “Thanks a Latte” card are finishing touches.

Gift Card Idea: Get a FREE Starbucks card with your Swagbucks.

For the Tea Drinker

tea drinkerThis gift card holder is surprisingly simple to create. Slip a gift card and a tea bag into this holder.

Gift Card Idea: Tuck in a gift card for a local tea shop like Teatopia.

For the Music Lover

cd case
Neat idea to slip a gift card inside a decorated CD case. Pick one up at the dollar store or check if you already have one. Use Christmas paper to make this holiday-appropriate.

Gift Card Idea: Get a FREE  iTunes gift card with Swagbucks.

For the Teacher

teacherThank a teacher this Christmas for everything they do for your child.

Gift Card Idea: Use your Air Miles Cash to get a FREE Staples gift card.

For the Sweet Tooth

candy jar

Fill with red and green candies for a Christmas  touch. Perfect for the person on your list with a sweet tooth.

Gift Card Idea: Pick up a FREE Amazon gift card with your Swagbucks and let the recipient buy their favourite treat.

For the Chocolate Lover

chocolate lover


This gift card holder is tucked in with a large chocolate bar. Clever and yummy.

Gift Card Idea: Get a gift card for something decadent like a spa treatment from

For the Book Lover

vintage books
Add a few vintage books from the thrift store, and create a library envelope with these printables to hold the gift card.

Gift card idea: Get a Chapters gift card with points from

For the Handyperson


Have some fun with scrapbooking paper to create a unique tool belt.

Gift Card Idea:  Use Air Miles Cash to get a FREE Rona gift card.

For the Movie Lover

popcorn gift card holder

Whimsical popcorn holder will make the movie lover smile.

Gift card idea: Get a FREE Cineplex Card from Scene points.

For the Fashion-Conscious

Use leftover Christmas scrapbook paper and this template to make these cute shirt-inspired holders.

Gift Card Idea: Use PC points to get a FREE Prepaid Visa Card for the mega-shopper in your life.

If you have people on your list who love receiving gift cards, these ideas can reduce your holiday spending significantly. Get free gift cards and add a personal touch with creative Christmas gift card holders.

What creative ideas do you have for giving gift cards?

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