The best holiday card displays 2024 – pretty and practical ways to display Christmas cards

If you love receiving holiday cards in the mail, but you're not sure what to do with them, you're in luck: we've found the best holiday card displays from Target, Pottery Barn, and more

Best holiday card displays - Light Up Rustic Leaf Cardholder from Pottery Barn.
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Heading to the mailbox is much more thrilling in December than at any other time of year, thanks to the tradition of holiday cards. Whether you're getting handwritten greetings or digital photocards, you can celebrate your nearest and dearest with a heartfelt holiday card.

You might love looking at pictures and messages from family and friends, but not want those cards cluttering up your counters or spilling onto your sideboards. If that sounds like you, you might appreciate one of the best holiday card displays. 

With the right display, you can incorporate holiday cards into your Christmas decorating ideas without allowing them to overwhelm the space. There are card stands and keepsake boxes, festive wreaths and mini trees, and all sorts of stylish storage solutions. 

You'll find holiday card displays everywhere from Amazon to Pottery Barn. Here are a few of my favorites to suit every style of room and size of budget.

The best holiday card displays

Best holiday card displays 2024 FAQs

What is the easiest way to display holiday cards?

The easiest way to display holiday cards is to pick up a pre-assembled card holder and use it in your space. You could put a fun twist on a festive wreath with this Gold Metal Wreath Christmas Card Holder. Hang it on your wall, or simply balance it against your sideboard. If you're shopping for a card holder that could make a statement and save you space, you might prefer the Pottery Barn Light Up Rustic Leaf Cardholder Garland. This piece is embellished with brass leaves and illuminated by twinkling lights. It comes with clips, so that all you need to do is attach your cards.

How do you display Christmas cards without damaging walls?

Final thoughts

Berry Garland Christmas Card Holder against a white wall.

(Image credit: Pottery Barn)

Perhaps it isn't receiving holiday cards that you're struggling with, but sending them out in the first place. It can be hard to find elegant designs among the crude slogans and Christmas cliches. That's why we've assembled a few of our favorite Christmas card ideas to help you find the holiday card that suits your style. From personalized cards to classic greetings, we've found something for everyone. 

Jessie Quinn
Contributing editor

Jessie Quinn is a Los Angeles-based lifestyle writer with work published in The Spruce, Apartment Therapy, Well + Good, PEOPLE, and more. She graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in fashion journalism from Academy of Art University and uses her background in fashion to inform her home decor coverage. Her personal home decor style falls somewhere at the intersection of eclectic vintage and modern maximalist, but she's drawn to all types of designs and styles. When she's not writing, you can find Jessie working on a variety of DIY and craft projects, including crocheting, sewing, and jewelry-making.