dotty about paper: 2020 Christmas Trends

dotty about paper: 2020 Christmas Trends



Tradition is a great way to restore some normality into Christmas, and this year many of us will be striving for the traditional look to remind us of warm Christmas memories. It’s definitely a comforting thought for many of us.

Christmas cards are a wonderful tradition to bring us closer to our loved ones, and this beautiful ‘Treasured Memories’ Christmas card from dotty about paper celebrates the simple traditions that really matter. Our large collection of cards features so many amazing festive memories, such as driving home for Christmas, making snow angels, and kissing under the mistletoe. How sweet!

From cooking family favourites to a good-natured squabble over a board game; Christmas traditions are the perfect way to make Christmas 2020 feel festive.

Image: General Christmas Card – Treasured Memories Mistletoe Kisses – Wife



During the lockdowns this year, many people have found a new love for the outdoors and have reconnected with nature. Whether that’s gardening, long walks, or simply exploring the local park; there are so many ways that people have become closer to nature.

A beautiful woodland-themed Christmas card such as the dotty about paper ‘Woodland Scandi Pattern’ Christmas card is the perfect way to enjoy a nature design with festive feels. Featuring adorable deer frolicking amongst festive fir trees and paired with a lovely red envelope, these cards are sure to be popular this year.

For a truly rustic feel, why not personalise your cards and gifts with string and foliage.

Image: General Christmas Card – Woodland Scandi Pattern – Christmas Wishes To All The Family


Care & Kindness

Taking care of our mental and physical health has been particularly important this year, and during Christmas many of us will be taking a little extra time to look about ourselves and our loved ones. Whether it’s focusing on mindfulness and wellbeing, sending a note to someone you’ve been thinking of, or discovering a new hobby that benefits your health and happiness; prioritising self-care and kindness is even more important this Christmas.

Reading, colouring and exercise are just some of the popular hobbies that have helped people to destress this year; why not introduce a new activity to loved ones with an adult colouring book or a bundle of books to get stuck into.

Image: The Healthy Coping Colouring Book and Journal



One of the largest trends for Christmas this year is ‘Personal’. We are certain that people will be spending more time this Christmas making sure that everything is as special as it can be. After such a difficult year, everyone wants to have an amazing Christmas.

If you want to show that you’ve put extra thought into your gifts this year, then you can’t go wrong with personalised products that will be loved by friends and family members. Personalised notebooks make an ideal present for both kids and adults, and with so many cute designs to choose from you can be sure to give them a unique give that they’ll love.

Image: Whimsical Forest – Personalised A5 Exercise Books – Pack of 2

However you celebrate this year, we hope you have a merry christmas with your loved ones. Be sure to check out the full range of Christmas cards at dotty about paper, as well as all of the amazing gifts at WHSmith.

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