6 Things Guaranteed to Amp Up Your Insta Game

Looking to take your Insta game to the next level? It’s easier than you think. Here's how to boost your posts’ Instagram appeal.
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By Nathalie Kirby, Assistant Social Media Editor
Published January 17, 2019
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With everyone posting all their adorable kid photos on Instagram nowadays, it can feel like a challenge to have yours stand out. You’re in luck: We’ve rounded up a few of the hottest products on the market to give your posts a little extra something. Keep reading for everything you’re going to want to get your hands on for on-point Instagram posts.

1. Letter Boards

If you’re looking for an easy way to seriously amp up your Insta game, letter boards are the way to go. Whether you’re looking to share a silly quote or a sappy sentiment, these changeable signs are guaranteed to rack in the likes.

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2. Milestone Blankets

Milestone blankets are the perfect way to document baby’s age month over month, all while taking your Insta game to the next level. Not only are these blankets totally cute, but they’re oh-so-convenient. (After all, mama’s gonna need some help remembering baby’s early days.) Since most of these blankets can track baby’s age from day one to 12 years, consider these Instagram boosters a lifelong friend.

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3. Mommy and Me Pajamas

Whether you have a sleepy newborn or a talkative toddler on your hands, mommy and me pjs are a surefire way to make your Instagram post a hit. Not only will these pjs make for a stellar photo, but they’re also pretty cozy. Bonus points if the whole family joins in on the trend.

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4. Mom Tees

From the beloved Mama Bear shirt to the newly trendy Bee and Mae tees, t-shirts that celebrate the magic of parenthood are popping up all over our Instagram feeds. Want in on the trend? Head to Etsy to order up a tee of your own and snap a photo of you wearing it, and you’re on your way to becoming an Instagram star.

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5. Mama Bear Mugs

Don’t feel like rocking a t-shirt for your next Instagram picture? No problem! From coffee butt photos to flat-lays, mugs featuring the ever-popular Mama Bear phrase are a must-have. Not to mention, it’s a cute addition to any caffeine-guzzling parents’ collection.

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6. Newborn Crowns

Want to take your newborn photoshoot (and your Instagram pics!) to the next level? Get your hands on a newborn crown. Not only are these tiny headpieces royally cute, but they can also be reused as cake-toppers for a first birthday as a sentimental reminder of those first few weeks. If the crown fits, wear it!

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