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Packaging Your Holiday Photo Slideshows

Giving the gift of a photo slideshow this holiday season? We’ve rounded up our favorite packaging solutions, from earth-friendly to polished and professional, these disc holders will be sure to impress! Below are some of our favorite options from across the web.

Nauli is a company out of Germany that makes really beautiful, handmade folios for your DVD or Blu-ray slideshows. They ship world-wide and each folio is about $13.00 – $20.00, affordable and they come in tons of colors and patterns!


Bumble Designs offers a beautiful monogrammed folio, perfect if you’ve created a family slideshow to share with loved ones this holiday season. Get the letter of your choice stamped on the front, just $2.00 per folio! A keepsake your family members will cherish for years to come.


SarahQ makes these adorable hand-stitched disc folios that are perfect if you’ve created a slideshow of the kids to share with the rest of the family over the holidays! Just $3.75 each, they come with a sleeve to hold your disc and a space to print and insert a photo. Since they’re made out of sturdy watercolor paper, you can decorate as you see fit and even let the kids join in for a truly personalized gift. (Perfect gift idea for grandparents!)


If you prefer the look of a standard DVD case, look at sites like Ebay for a great bargain, then create and print your own cover. You can download a PSD template and read step-by-step instructions for printing your own DVD cover artwork here. Just create your own design, print and you’ll have a great case for your holiday slideshow!

Are you planning on sharing a slideshow this holiday season? We’d love to hear about it in the comments below!

Are you a pro looking for great packaging ideas for your client’s slideshows? Click here to read this helpful article!




Amanda works in Photodex's marketing department and heads up the company's pr and events efforts. She loves photography, living in Austin and making slideshows.