Stupid Inserts Part V: 2000 Pacific Christmas Ornaments

If ever there was a bigger design fail, I’d like to see it. The visual appeal of these Ornament cards are great; die-cut card stock, holofoil and holiday colors make up a background where upon a player’s image is set. But the 2000 renditions of this set, the first time Pacific did them, was an epic disaster because Pacific decided to include a piece of elastic string which ultimately left every single card with a crease right down the middle.

The string can be moved, but as you can see here, it really doesn’t make much of a difference. If you look at the card from the bottom, you can see how the card stock has conformed around the string.

In 2001 Pacific went back to the well again , and the result was a much better card; this time no string was attached and the hole was made as a pop out for optional usage.

2 Responses to “Stupid Inserts Part V: 2000 Pacific Christmas Ornaments”

  1. I wish Canseco had one of these I’d love to have one in the PC

  2. John Bateman Says:

    I wonder what ever happened to Mike Cramer, i know he owned Pacific Cards in the early 1990s but I wonder what happened to him

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