10 Unique Birthday Card Ideas

Unique Birthday Card Ideas

Whenever someone you know turns another year older, you want to be able to find the perfect birthday card to make her day just a bit sweeter. A thoughtful birthday card not only sends good wishes on her birthday and beyond, but it can also show just how much you care. However, finding that perfect birthday card can be a little overwhelming. After all, there are just so many options! There are funny cards, inspirational cards, 3D cards, sentimental cards, cards you wouldn’t want to show your grandma, and so much more. How can you possibly choose?

How to Choose a Birthday Card

Choosing the perfect birthday card doesn’t have to be difficult. First, think about your loved one’s personality. Does she crack up at jokes that are even the slightest bit funny? Choose a card that is sure to make her chuckle. Or, you might want to choose a more personal card, such as a card featuring her favorite television show. Maybe she’s one who tears up at sentimental messages from the heart. If so, it’s time to get your inner poet going. When you think about your loved one’s personality and the type of gifts she likes to receive, you can’t go wrong.

Once you’ve got the card picked out, you might also want to consider getting a gift to go along with it. A thoughtful and creative gift like the Birthday Pineapple Drip Cakes™ & Berries can go can go a long way in celebrating a friend’s or loved one’s special day. It’s packed with fresh pineapple covered in decadent chocolate and topped with colorful glaze and sprinkles. Even better, it includes eight succulent strawberries covered in gourmet semisweet chocolate. What’s not to love?

Top 10 Birthday Cards

We’ve gathered up ten unique and creative birthday cards your loved one is sure to appreciate. Feel free to pick your favorite one or use it as inspiration to create your very own:

  1. Bring on the Confetti Birthday Card

Bring on the Confetti Birthday Card

This birthday card features a fun confetti design with glitter, embossing, and foil accents. Made with premium quality card stock, it’s sturdier than a regular birthday card. Plus, it has lots of room to write sentimental birthday wishes to your loved one.

Cost: $3.99

  1. Perks to Growing Older Birthday Card

Perks to Growing Older Birthday Card

No one likes turning another year older, but this card lists some often forgotten perks – like growing wiser, kinder, and bolder with each passing year. Plus, it reminds your loved one that growing older can give her a new perspective and help her sweat the small stuff less.

Cost: $4.99

  1. Happy All Day Long Wiener Dog 3D Pop Up Card

Happy All Day Long Wiener Dog 3D Pop Up Card

Your dog-loving friend will get a kick out of this 3D card that features a pop-up dachshund in a striped sweater accented with gold foil. Dog bones and a patch of grass complete the look and wish your friend a happy birthday – all day loooong.

Cost: $12.99

  1. Hallmark Paper Wonder Pop Up Birthday Card

Hallmark Paper Wonder Pop Up Birthday Card

This card features a fun pop-up explosion of birthday balloons, stars, and confetti. But, even more heartwarming than the pop up balloons is the card’s powerful message – your loved one is really someone to celebrate.

Cost: $5.99

  1. Happy Birthday Adventure Card

Happy Birthday Aventure Card

This handmade card is perfect for a friend who can’t get enough traveling and soaking in all the adventures they can. Even better, it’s environmentally friendly, with a brown envelope made with 30% post-consumer waste.

Cost: $5.00

  1. Wild Flowers Pop Up Card

Wild Flowers Pop Up Card

Featuring a beautiful bouquet of wildflowers pop-up, this card is essential for any garden-loving friend. Each piece is individually laser cut and slotted together by hand, and then anchored into the card with hand-stitched thread so it perfectly comes to life when opened.

Cost: $11.17

  1. Carousel Happy Birthday Card

Carousel Happy Birthday Card

This laser cut pop-up card features a beautiful carousel scene. Handmade from just one piece of card stock, you’ll be surprised by the intricate design and superior attention to detail. This is a birthday card she might just keep forever.

Cost: $7.87

  1. Happy Birthday Cake Pop Up Greeting Card

Happy Birthday Cake Pop Up Greeting Card

Who doesn’t love birthday cake? This sweet card features a beautiful white birthday cake that pops off the page, proving you can have your cake – and eat it too.

Cost: $4.99

  1. Hallmark Signature Birthday Taco Card

Hallmark Signature Birthday Taco Card

This card features a shadowbox-type cover with a taco and festive confetti. When your love one opens it, she’ll find the funny message, “It’s your birthday! Taco ’bout a cause for celebration.”

Cost: $6.99

  1. Dwight Schrute It’s Your Birthday FALSE Card

Dwight Schrute It's Your Birthday FALSE Card

For any diehard fan of The Office, this card is a slam dunk. It features Dwight Schrute and the words, “It’s your birthday! FALSE! It’s the anniversary of your birthday. You are only born once,” which is just something he’d say.

Cost: $3.94

Whether your friend or family member loves dogs or funny TV moments, you’ll find a card on this list that’s the perfect match. Don’t forget to pick up an amazing gift to go along with your card, like our delectable Birthday Pineapple Drip Cakes™ & Berries or our fun and festive Birthday Wish-Tini™ arrangement. Or, browse our collection of fabulous birthday gifts to find the perfect gift to make the birthday girl’s day even brighter. When you choose a card and a gift from the heart, your loved one will know just how much you care.