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Five Ideas to Make Money with Christmas Designs

The Christmas decorating market is a 6.4 billion dollar industry – now is the time to develop and launch a holiday marketing initiative with personalized products.

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Full color sublimated ornaments, coasters, frames, and other home décor products perfectly meet the needs of people looking for unique and personal items to add to their homes or to give as gifts during the holidays.

Remember, no one ever throws anything away with their name on it!

Popular Substrates for Christmas Décor

It’s the image that defines the product, thus placing any Christmas-themed design on virtually any substrate immediately creates a Christmas décor product. Here are some great examples to consider:

Personalized Christmas tree ornaments

“Baby’s First Christmas” is a big seller. Quite simply, it’s a recent picture of the baby with their name and the year. Then give it some extra pizazz with some Christmas stock designs from CreativeStudio. This creates a wonderful Christmas memory and started a trend towards a new ornament for the child each year. The same system works well with pets, too.

Home Décor

Home décor is another big focus for the Christmas holidays. Many people will invest in holiday themed serving trays, placemats, napkins, mugs, glasses, tapestries, door hangers, etc.

Christmas Stockings

Stockings are perfect for sublimation because you can add photos, text and graphics.

Door Mats and Outdoor Accessories

One hot product this year is door mats. You don’t have to have a wide format system to decorate them unless you want a full-bleed background. They start at about $5.00 and can be sold in the $40 to $50 range. Other popular outdoor items are yard flags and car flags.


Apparel is a fun Christmas product. There are so many designs and slogans that can be used to decorate everything from shirts to beanies to baby clothes. For some customers, it will be seasonal products they can wear to show their Christmas spirit. For others, it will work along the lines of “ugliest Christmas sweater.” Whichever direction your clients want to go, there are plenty of stock designs in CreativeStudio to match virtually every taste.

Sawgrass has some excellent resources to help you get things going including CreativeStudio premium design collections and GO Expression.

Happy Holidays!

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