Congrats on your pregnancy! There are so many exciting things awaiting you and you’re just at the beginning. The best is yet to come!
If you have just recently found out that you’re pregnant, you’re probably anxiously awaiting the right time to tell family, friends, and coworkers.
The timing is a personal preference. Some women prefer to wait until they are out of the 1st trimester to spread the news, some wait until the first ultrasound, and some can’t help but tell everyone right after they get a
The choice is yours to determine how and when you are most comfortable with telling others. You may not want too many questions asked or you may be superstitious about telling too early.
Either way, the announcement will come soon, so you are in the right place for ideas on how you’ll capture that moment.
Flat-Lay Pregnancy Announcement Ideas
I bet you can’t wait to share the news of your pregnancy, but are looking for the perfect way to announce it. A flat-lay photo is a great way to tell your loved ones that you’re expecting.
A flat-lay photo is an image created by laying items out and taking a photo from above. You can convey your message through various props or writing, but there are no faces typically in these photos.
Some incorporate letter boards, calendars, baby items, or flowers. You can use a variety of different materials, textures, photos, and products.
You can use wooden or fabric backdrops.
Below are some clever ways to share the great news with family, friends, and the world. Some ideas are sweet and some are funny, but
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Mark your calendars
It’s time to mark your calendar! Baby is on the way! This flat lay pregnancy announcement is a beautiful and simple way to announce that your new baby is coming soon. As an added bonus this may also hold off the million and one questions you are sure to get about your upcoming due date. (Maybe)
Adding One More
If you already have one bundle of joy, this pregnancy announcement will be absolutely perfect. You can play around with the words on the letter board, while keeping the “adding one more theme”. This announcement speaks to just how much joy you know adding another one will bring to your family.
Oh Baby Floral Arrangement
What is it about adding flowers that always makes everything so much nicer? Pull this flat lay pregnancy announcement off by grabbing your favorite flowers and arranging around the letter board or other announcement. This would be a perfect spring or easter time pregnancy announcement!
Using a personalized onesie for your flat lay pregnancy announcement is genius! You can choose from several different patterns, colors, and styles, and as a bonus, you can also use the onesie in a shadow box for beautiful memories and/or let the baby wear the onesie home from the hospital (depending on which style you choose)!
Baby’s breath is the perfect addition to any flat lay pregnancy announcement! You should be able to find it easily at any florist or if you would like- you can find artificial baby’s breath at most craft stores. This announcement is simple, and beautiful, making it a perfect choice.
We can’t wait to meet you
Show everyone just how excited you are to meet your new little one with this flat lay pregnancy announcement. You can play around with different background objects, add flowers, and more ultrasound pictures to give it your own unique feel.
This pregnancy announcement is perfect for the couple who has been trying to conceive for years, or the announcement of a rainbow baby. Of course, every new baby is a blessing so you can use this announcement no matter the occasion.
Here We Grow Again..
Use this cute little play on words to announce your new baby’s arrival. “Here we grow again” is a cute and funny way to announce the new baby growing in your belly. This flat lay pregnancy announcement will work best if you already have one or two little ones running around.
9 Month Journal
Using your journal as a way to announce your baby’s arrival is a perfect idea, this journal will be much more than a photo prop. It will serve as a beautiful way to record your entire pregnancy.
Using a timeline to announce your little one’s arrival is a fun and exciting way to record the event. This can also serve as a reminder of the other important dates in your life after mommy brain settles in!
Seasonal and Holiday Flat Lays
Use this Christmas flat lay for your pregnancy announcement by simply purchasing the digital file on Etsy. Upload it right to your social media account with no photo taking, prop buying or editing! This is a perfect way to announce the arrival of your little one without breaking the bank!
This seasonal pregnancy announcement will be a perfect way to announce your pregnancy in the month of December! Simple, yet beautiful and a great way to ring in the season.
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If you are looking for a great way to announce your pregnancy around Easter, look no further. This adorable flat lay pregnancy announcement uses the Easter theme to announce your little one’s upcoming arrival.
ST. Patrick’s Day
If you are announcing your little one around St. Patricks day- this flat lay pregnancy announcement will be a perfect choice! You can purchase this flat lay announcement on Etsy
Announcing your little one on Valentine’s day? This flat lay pregnancy announcement on Etsy has everything you need! These customizable flat lay announcements are perfect because you don’t need to purchase props beforehand and they look amazingly professional!
Announcing your pregnancy in October? This flat lay announcement on Etsy has everything you need!
If you are adding baby number 3, 4, 5, (or more!) to your family this cute announcement is a fun way to bring some humor to your announcement. It may also prevent the inevitable question of “are you done now?” (but no promises).
A new adventure…
A little one is always a great new adventure, using this flat lay pregnancy announcement is a beautiful way to announce your baby coming soon. You can use several different props and styles to make this announcement your own.
Adding another munchkin to your family? Why not announce with some fun “munchies”? You can use donuts like the picture, or add in cookies, cupcakes, or another sweet pastry of your choice!
And then there were three..
Are you adding your very first baby? This flat lay pregnancy announcement is a great way to announce. Baby makes three is a simple and timeless way to let the world know about your upcoming arrival.
If your journey to baby included IVF, this flat lay pregnancy announcement is a perfect choice. It shows the journey you traveled to bring this sweet little one into the world, letting the world know it was worth every single shot.
Can’t wait to cuddle
New babies equal cuddling. This cute flat lay pregnancy announcement announces just that. Who can resist a new little one to cuddle?
A Baking Project
Are you a baker, or just enjoy baking? This announcement is a perfect way to announce your little bun in the oven!
Creating a Heart
Show everyone just how much love you have for your new little baby to be with this simple and beautiful flat lay pregnancy announcement. This announcement uses very little props, but shows so much love.
For The Gamers
If you are a gamer who is expecting a new player to your family, this pregnancy announcement couldn’t be any cuter! To keep with the flat lay theme you can simply lay the stuffy on its back. Or to keep with the theme, consider adding a video game control to the picture!
If you are looking for a ridiculously simple way to announce your pregnancy- this one tops all! All you need is a few safety pins, and your camera!
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