Chinese New Year is just around the corner, this year it falls on 26th January, and it is the year of the Ox 牛, so why not send a loved one a New Year’s Day greeting? Chinese New Year is a time for celebration and reflection. Traditionally gifts are exchanged between friends and family, items such as a lucky red envelope containing money, and the more simple gift ideas such as fruits, chocolates, and cakes.
Fun and festivities are the key to celebrating Chinese New Year in style, firework displays go on long into the night, friends, and family gather together to watch the exciting show! In this instance it is believed that the loud noise of a firework will scare off evil spirits. Why not send someone you know one of our new year greeting cards in celebration of Chinese New Year.
A fantastic card to send is our Chinese New Year card, this is an animated card showing a happy young boy lighting fireworks to set of a bright display. The boy is wearing a red t-shirt, symbolic of joy and luck, and likewise with the fireworks, red items are believed to scare off any evil spirits that might be lurking!
Another perfect card to choose is New Year Burst, this card shows a champagne bottle over flowing and bright fireworks in the background – definitely an ideal choice of card showing the traditional firework display that is so important to Chinese New Year.
No matter what you decide to do on 26th January, have fun!