Twelve Ways to Make the Ultimate Baby Photo Holiday Card

Twelve Ways to Make the Ultimate Baby Photo Holiday Card

November 9, 2016

Twelve Ways to Make the Ultimate Baby Photo Holiday Card

Twelve Ways to Make the Ultimate Baby Photo Holiday Card
Photo by The Twisted K
Will your holiday card do justice to your baby’s epic cuteness? It’s up to you. Twelve Ways to Make the Ultimate Baby Photo Holiday Card

One of the most satisfying ways to show off your new baby is creating a stunning holiday card starring their epic cuteness.

The steps are simple: 1) Photograph them in the perfect festive pose, 2) Select a gorgeous photo card template and get them printed up! Here are a few of our favorite holiday baby photo props to inspire you during this sparkling season and the holiday card templates that will help you finish your project in no time. These cards will be so cute, Grandma will keep them on her fridge all year long!

Peeking out of a present

Line the bottom of the box with a blanket so it’s nice and snuggly in there. Definitely the best present Santa ever brought, right?

Baby Christmas Photo Cards

Photo by JM Photo Images

Wearing reindeer antlers

A pair of crocheted antlers turn your baby into the cutest, tiniest reindeer of them all.

Baby Christmas Photo Cards

Photo by TSB Photo Props

Reading a holiday book

Even if your baby isn’t old enough to read, a photo of them with a nice holiday picture book is sure to make people go, “Awww.”

Baby Christmas Photo Cards

Photo by The Twisted K

Playing with (or chewing on) Christmas ornaments

Make sure the ornaments you choose as photo shoot props are safe for baby because these are so cute!

Baby Christmas Photo Cards

Photo by Monika Thorpe

Inside a stocking

A newborn is the perfect size for tucking inside a Christmas stocking. You can slip a candy cane or a little toy in their hand for a nice extra touch.

Baby Christmas Photo Cards

Photo by Sarah Jordan

Picking up the Christmas tree

This one requires that your baby have a toy car with a roof. If you do have something like that, this is definitely a fun shot!

Baby Christmas Photo Cards

Photo by Sara-Anne Photography

Being unwrapped

Take a picture of a family member unwrapping a present and being shocked and overjoyed to find baby inside. (Make sure you pick a family member who can make a good “surprised” face).

Baby Christmas Photo Cards

Photo by Ira

Posing with a pet

A baby staring into a pet’s eyes in front of the Christmas tree captures the soft and still wonder of the holidays.

Baby Christmas Photo Cards

Photo byNice Animals

Crying despite the joyful season

Getting a baby to pose for photos is not always the easiest thing. You could just roll with it and go for the comic shot.

Baby Christmas Photo Cards

Photo by Erin Mathews

Riding their sleigh

Show that your baby is totally prepared for winter fun! (This particular gorgeous photo was taken at a Christmas tree farm).

Baby Christmas Photo Cards

Photo by Kari Elizabeth Photography

Asleep in Santa’s arms

What could be cuter than baby snuggling with Santa?

Baby Christmas Photo Cards

Photo by A. Dennette

Once you’ve got your photo at the ready, check out our article on photo holiday card templates.

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