Have a Happy Halloween this October

With Halloween just round the corner it’s time to take a closer look at some cool cards that will ensure a Happy Halloween. October 31st may be a time for ghosts and ghouls but it’s also a perfect time to send a spooky greeting. Today’s card picks cover a variety of Halloween card types; cute, cool, romantic (yes, romantic) and personalised. Stay to the end and there’s even a Halloween-inspired card for October birthdays.


Cute Halloween Cards

This might be the scariest month on the calendar but there’s nothing to say that there’s no room for cute. In fact, these cards show that ghosts and all things ghoulish can be terrifyingly cute.


Cute Witches Hat ‘Trick or Treat’ Card

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Designed by LlamaTalks, this cute, handmade card features a colourful witches hat; with quirky stripe detail it gives a flash back to the stripy tights of the Wizard of Oz’s wicked witch. Measuring 4×4 inches the card is blank inside ready for your message.

‘Trick Or Treat’ Witches Hat Greetings Card, £2.00 from LlamaTalks.


Cute Halloween Creatures Card

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A sweet little Halloween card featuring super cute characters; ghosts, pumpkins, gravestones and more. my personal favourite is the cute cat in stripy witches hat! Printed on a high quality 300gsm crisp white textured card stock. The design is blank inside for you to add your own unique and personal message.

Happy Halloween Card. £2.75 from Vera La Lune.


Handmade Ghostly Halloween Card

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This hand-drawn Halloween card stars an adorable and jolly ghost, sprinkled with glitter so he shimmers in the darkness. Perfect to use as invitations for a Halloween Party or just to give as a fun Halloween treat. The design is finished with a sheer purple ribbon and a hand-drawn insert. The card measures 150mm x150mm and is matched with a flecked Kraft envelope.

Hand Drawn Halloween Card. £3.50 (single card) or £8.80 (pack of 6 cards) from Heidi Made This.


Cool Happy Halloween Cards

If cute isn’t quite your style then you could choose to say “Happy Halloween” with a cool greetings card. These next cards use trendy typography and amazing illustrations to create a design perfect for every stylish (black) cat.


Trick or Treat? Card


A typographic Halloween Card that let’s you have a little fun this October. Wish Happy Halloween with this Trick or Treat Halloween card, complete pumpkin-orange stars. Printed on high quality, bright white card stock; the design is paired with a stylish grey envelope. The card is A6 in size and is blank inside for your message.

Trick or Treat Halloween Card. £4.95 from Ruby Wren Cards.


Ice-sCream Card

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Spread spooky greetings to your friends and family this Halloween with the Ice-sCream card. Featuring a melting pumpkin-style ice cream character, the design is set against a simple white card backdrop, which allows this amazing illustration to shine. The Ice-sCream design is also available as a screen print, which would make a scary (but sweet) Halloween decoration.

Ice-sCream Card. £3.00 by Rem Heath Illustration. (The A4 screen print retails at £5.00 unframed).


Bone Print Halloween Card


This intricately patterned notecard is perfect for Happy Halloween wishes, invitations and spooky sayings. Hand drawn in 0.3mm mechanical pencil, the anatomical pattern features a variety of illustrated bones and teeth; an unusual yet intriguing design that will last long past October. Each card is printed on a heavy weight 325gsm uncoated card and is blank inside.

Bone Print Halloween Card. £2.52 from Deborah Panesar Illustration.


Vampire Bats Halloween Card

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This super scary greeting card features a swarm of flying vampire bats, beautifully illustrated by Nicola L Robinson. Based in Nottingham, England, Nicola creates stunning illustrated cards and gifts featuring a hosts of animals and monsters (complete with teeth and claws); I featured her amazing Dinosaur cards and prints here on the blog back in 2013. As we’ve come to expect Nicola’s original artwork always impresses and this Halloween-inspired card is no exception; a perfect pick for a Happy Halloween message.

Bat Halloween Card. £3.00 from Teeth and Claws.


Scary & Spooky Halloween Card


The perfect card for anyone who loves horror! A cool and creative design that includes: skulls, the Grim Reaper, the Mummy, bats, wolfman and all kinds of ghoulish things. The card is based on an original illustration by Manic Minotaur, which was hand drawn and coloured with pens and digitally, before being professionally printed on 300gsm Invercote card stock. The card is 5×7″ and blank inside for your spooky message.

Scary & Spooky Halloween Greetings Card. £2.75 from Manic Minotaur.


Romantic Halloween Cards

You probably wouldn’t automatically associate Halloween with romance, but as these cards prove even the scariest times are a good time to share with someone you love.


You’re My Boo Card

These gorgeous little ghosts are in love! A sweet way to say “You’re my boo!” to the one you adore. This romantic Halloween card is blank inside for your personal message or can be printed with a custom message on request. Each card uses premium recycled card stock and is matched with an envelope colour of your choice.

You’re My Boo Funny Halloween Card. £3.76 from Turtles Soup.


Haunt You Forever Card


Spread a little love this October with this personalised Halloween card, complete with spooky, loved up ghost. Featuring a watercolour inspired, handwritten style typeface, it’s a fun way to send a message this Halloween. The card can include any name (even a nickname) of your choosing for a truly personalised greeting. Printed on 250gsm heavyweight card stock, the card is matched with an elegant dover grey envelope. The design is left blank inside for your own romantic message.

Haunt You Romantic Halloween Card. £4.95 from Ruby Wren Cards.


Put a Spell on You Card


Great for anyone who loves Halloween, this original and unique Halloween Card features the words “I put a spell on you because you’re mine”. Strong, stylish typography is the star of the card, but the design is further enhanced with illustrations of scary bats and spooky cobwebs for a terrifying final touch. The card is blank inside for your Halloween greeting.

Spell on You Card. £1.75 from Itsy Peach Boutique.


Personalised Happy Halloween Cards

Sometimes cards just need the personal touch. Our next card choices allow you to modify the design with little personal touches, making them a great way to say exactly what you want.


Mummy Mouse Halloween Card


Wish them all a Happy Halloween! Whether it is a first halloween or 100th, this cute halloween mummy mouse is the perfect card to give this scary season. You can even make it extra special with your own words; personalise with a name of spooky phrase of your choosing.

Mummy Mouse Card. £2.50 from BEEautiful Creatures.


Happy Halloween Personalised Card


Also from BEEautiful Creatures is this personalised halloween card featuring a family of foxes in Halloween garb; an ideal choice for families wanting to send a spooky sentiment or two. Dressed as adorable (and scary) vampires this a great design for all ages, that works well as a greetings card or Halloween party invite.

Personalised Halloween Card. £2.50 from BEEautiful Creatures.


Halloween-Inspired Birthday Cards

For some October 31st isn’t just Halloween but it’s also their Birthday. For these lucky few a special birthday card is needed, a card that pays homage to the spooky occasion. Our last card pick is a birthday card with a little Halloween spirit.


Bat Birthday Card


Perfect for  October babies is the brand new Bat Birthday Card by Kali Stileman. With Kali’s signature illustrations the design is cute and colourful, featuring a cheeky bat character complete with birthday crown. This Batty design is taken from Kali Stileman’s new ‘Super Spectacles’ card range.

Bat Birthday Card, £3.00 from Kali Stileman.