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16 brilliantly Irish alternative Christmas cards

Spread festive cheer the way Ireland does best… sarcastically.

CHRISTMAS CARDS, done right. Irish style.

1. This accurate description of Christmas dinner

Source: twisteddoodles

2. This heartwarming seasonal message

Source: Jarlath Regan

3. This traditional pastime

Source: Noelle Healy

4. This truthful greeting

Source: Ambivalent Cards

5. This simply obscene arse

Source: Conor Moore Illustration

6. This perfect summary of the holiday season… and afterwards

Source: Eoin Whelehan/Designist

7. This Dublin Christmas Carol

Source: twisteddoodles

8. This rather beautiful Stephen’s Green scene

Source: Ursula Celano

9. This honest and fair expression of affection

Source: Ambivalent Cards

10. This essential seasonal swatch

Source: Designist

11. This important annual ritual

Source: Noelle Healy

12. These youngsters setting up the tree

Source: Ursula Celano

13. This frighteningly valid message

Source: Jarlath Regan

14. This defensive robin

Source: twisteddoodles

15. These rather lovely Dublin landmarks

Source: Clover Rua

16. And this Christmas love song.

Source: Stephen Heffernan/Designist

The source for each card is in the link underneath. Cards from Designist are not available online, but in store on Georges Street, Dublin.

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Michael Freeman

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