What To Write In A Card

Everyone loves to receive a personalised greetings card and that’s why our cards are blank on the inside, giving you the chance to create the perfect card for a loved one or friend. However, if you are stuck for ideas, then we have put together a few helpful tips and examples to get your creativity flowing. Click on the links below and find out how to write the perfect message for your loved ones and friends:

What to write in a Valentine's day card

For Friend

When you have so many great memories with your closest friends, it’s hard to know how to put everything into just a few simple lines. This can make writing a inside message seem like an impossible challenge, however, where her to make things a little easier. Here are a few examples you can copy or change to suit you:

‘Your the best friend a guy/girl could have – always making me laugh and brightening the day!’

‘You’re a one of a kind friend, thanks for all you support and enjoy this day’

‘Thanks for sharing some of my funniest moments, the memories always bring a smile to my face. Enjoy your day!’

‘We’ve had some great times together and your birthday bash will be no exception. Enjoy your special day’

‘Thank you for always being there. A special friend like you deserves a special birthday. Enjoy!’

‘You’re always there to pick me up and put a smile on my face. Thank you for being you.’

‘You’re a great friend. Wishing you lots of happiness and fun on this special day’

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For Mum

Whether you are writing a birthday card to our Mum, a blank card seem slightly daunting, but writing a few special words is a lot easier than you ever imagined. So have no fear, here are a few handy examples that will help you past ‘Dear Mum’. You can use them as they are or use them as a starting point for your own creative lines:

‘You mean so much to me, thank you for all you do!’

‘Thank you for always being there, so glad to have you’

‘You are always there to love and protect me, thank you for being my best friend’

‘You are so precious to me/us, thank you for all that you do’

‘You are the greatest, I hope this day is a wonderful as you are’

‘A lady as special as you, deserves a day filled with happiness and laughter’

‘You always make us laugh and smile. Enjoy this beautiful day!’

‘You are the best Mum in the world. Have a fabulous day!’

Tips to remember:

Your message does not need to be long, a few lines is brill!

Think about your Mum’s personality – what 3 things about her do you love the most? This is a great start for writing a few lines.

Don’t worry about getting it wrong. Often the funniest and most meaningful messages come straight from the heart, so try speaking out loud what you would like to say. A spelling mistake or two won’t taint a loving message, so relax and create!

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For Dad

Your Dad is your first Superhero, so it’s understandable that it’s hard to put into a few lines how much he means to you. But don’t despair, the below examples should help make writing that inside message on your card a little easier. You can use them as they are or use them as a starting point for your own creative lines:

‘Thanks for all the times you have been there for me, you are the best! Have a great day.’

‘Thank you for your endless support and love, you are always appreciated. Have a super day!’

‘You are the funniest dad/daddy in the world, have a super day!’

‘We/I hope you have a wonderful day! You truly deserve it. We/I love you’

‘Have a brilliant day Dad, you’re awesome!’

‘Hope you have a day that’s as special as you’

‘Thank you Dad/Daddy for all you’ve done for us/me, hope you have a truly wonderful day!’

Tips to remember:

Your message does not need to be long, a few lines is brill!

Think about 3 things you love the most about your dad? This is a great start for writing a few lines.

Don’t worry about getting it wrong. Often the funniest and most meaningful messages come straight from the heart, so try speaking out loud what you would like to say. A spelling mistake or two won’t taint a loving message, so relax and create!

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For A Girlfriend

Writing a message to someone you really love may well leave you feeling a little nervous… Suppose I say the wrong thing? Suppose I don’t say enough? Suppose I say the right thing but not enough of it? We can spend a lot of time worrying and not actually doing – that’s where we come in to save the day! Here are a few example that you can copy or change to write that all important inside message:

‘You mean so much to me, thank you for always being there’

‘Looking forward to enjoying this special day with you and making more wonderful memories’

‘You always make me smile and today I hope I can make you smile too’

‘I hope I can make today as wonderful as you are. Thank you for always loving me’

‘Thank you for always being there, I love you more and more each day’

‘I hope today brings you all the laughter and fun you deserve, I love you’

‘Thank you for your continuous love and endless support, so glad to have you by my side’

Tips to remember:

Your message does not need to be long, a few lines is brill!

Think about 3 things you love the most about your girlfriend? This is a great start for writing a few lines.

Don’t worry about getting it wrong. Often the funniest and most meaningful messages come straight from the heart, so try speaking out loud what you would like to say. A spelling mistake or two won’t taint a loving message, so relax and create!

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For A Boyfriend

Writing a message for a doting boyfriend can seem a tad bit daunting – especially when you share so many great times – Where do you start? To help, we’ve provided a few examples you can copy or change to become your own special message:

‘You’re my best friend, thank you for always being there. Have a lovely day!’

‘Looking forward to spending this wonderful day with you. Love always’

‘Thank you for the laughs, the hugs and the wonderful memories. Have a fabulous day!’

‘You’re always their to support me & your hugs are the best! Hope you have the best birthday ever’

‘So proud to say I have the most gorgeous boyfriend ever! Wishing you a day full of fun and laughter’

‘You’re the sweetest boyfriend in the whole world. Sending lots of love and kisses your way. Have a lovely day!’

‘You mean do much to me, thank you for your love and support. Have a wonderful day.’

Tips to remember:

Your message does not need to be long, a few lines is brill!

Think about 3 things that makes your boyfriend so great? This can often be the perfect way to start writing a few lines.

Don’t worry about getting it wrong. Often the funniest and most meaningful messages come straight from the heart, so try speaking out loud what you would like to say. A spelling mistake or two won’t taint a loving message, so relax and create!

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For A Son

When someone means as much to you as your son it can be hard to put that sentiment into a few simple lines. But don’t despair, the below examples should help make writing that inside message on your card a little easier. You can copy these or use them as a starting point for your own creative lines:

‘You’re the most awesome son in the world, we’re/I’m so proud of you. Enjoy your day!’

‘We/I wish you all lots of happiness and laughter on a day as special as you are’

‘You always make us/me laugh and smile. Wishing you a very happy birthday’

‘We’re so proud of all you’ve achieved, have a lovely day!’

‘Looking forward to spending a brilliant birthday with you. Wishing you many more happy birthdays to come’

Tips to remember:

Your message does not need to be long, a few lines is brill!

Think about 3 things you love most about your son. This is a great start for writing a few lines.

Don’t worry about getting it wrong. Often the funniest and most meaningful messages come straight from the heart, so try speaking out loud what you would like to say. A spelling mistake or two won’t taint a loving message, so relax and create!

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For A Daughter

Writing a card message for a beautiful daughter can seem a little bit daunting, especially when there are so many lovely things you can say. Here are a few examples that will help you get started & hopefully pen the perfect time message:

‘You’re beautiful smile always brightens our/my day. Have a fabulous birthday!’

‘We/I hope you have a day that sparkles and shines as much as you’

‘We have so many memories that we share & these are always inside my heart. Have a lovely day’

‘You’re the best daughter in the world and we are so proud of you. Have beautiful day!’

‘We/I couldn’t have asked for a more wonderful daughter. We’re so proud. Have a great day!’

‘You mean so much to us/me, we/I love you so much. Have a wonderful day!’

Tips to remember:

– Your message does not need to be long, a few lines is brill!

– Think about 3 things that makes your daughter so great? This can often be the perfect way to start writing a few lines.

– Don’t worry about getting it wrong. Often the funniest and most meaningful messages come straight from the heart, so try speaking out loud what you would like to say. A spelling mistake or two won’t taint a loving message, so relax and create!

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For Him On Valentine's Day

He’s the one that makes your heart melt, but when Valentine’s Day rocks up, not always that easy to put your love into words. However, have no fear, we’ve put together a few lines together that can be used as they are, or as a great starting point:

‘You make everything worthwhile, thanks for being my best friend’

‘Your my one true love, my perfect Valentine’

‘Thank you for making everyday so special, your perfect. Happy Valentine’s Day’

‘So looking forward to spending this day with the one I love the most. Happy Valentine’s Day!’

‘You make me smile when I think of you. So happy to be with you on this special day’

Tips to remember:

– Your message does not need to be long, a few lines is brill!

– Think about 3 things that are special about your Valentine. This is a great start for writing a few lines.

– Don’t worry about getting it wrong. Some of the funniest and most meaningful messages come straight from the heart, so try speaking out loud what you would like to say. A spelling mistake or two won’t taint a loving message, so relax and create!

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For Her On Valentine's Day

She stunning, smart and super special, it’s therefore understandable that on such an important day the nerves kick in when writing that all important card. We therefore thought we’d help make it all a little less daunting by putting together a few lines together that can be used as they are, or as a great starting point:

‘You make me happy every single day and I truly love you for that. Happy Valentine’s Day’

‘You make me smile, give me cuddles and the sweetest kisses – all the best things in life. Happy Valentine’s Day’

‘Our love is made up of laughter, fun and precious memories. So glad to be sharing this journey with you’

‘This day is so special and having you makes everything complete’

‘Your the most special person in my life and I am so lucky to have found you’

Tips to remember:

– Your message does not need to be long, a few lines is brill!

– Think about 3 things that are special about your Valentine. This is a great start for writing a few lines.

– It fine if it’s not all perfect. Some of the funniest and most meaningful messages come straight from the heart, so try speaking out loud what you would like to say. A spelling mistake or two won’t taint a loving message, so relax and create!

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