When you bring your newborn home from the hospital, you get a crash-course in parenting. Within this whirlwind of crying, diapers and bottles, you want to carve out some time to get some foot- or handprints. You probably marvel at least once a day at how tiny your baby’s hands and feet are. Well, those hands and feet will grow faster than you think. You might look back and wish that you had your baby’s prints in a frame. The best baby footprint photo frame kits can either be hung on your wall or placed on a table or counter. These adaptable frames can go anywhere in your home.
If you’re daunted by the process of getting your little one’s prints, don’t fret. These kits contain non-toxic clay or ink, depending on which kit you choose. They’re safe for your baby. Each photo frame kit also has detailed instructions for how to get your baby’s hand- or footprints and how to assemble the frame. All of our kit picks include space for at least one photo of your baby, in addition to the hand- and footprints. These elegant frames are neutral, so they will go with just about any decor style. Check out our picks below.
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1. Little Hippo Baby Handprint Kit
Capture your newborn’s footprint or handprint with this comprehensive kit from Little Hippo. The frame allows you to display two smaller photos of your baby along with their handprints, footprints or both. The kit includes three packs of non-toxic white clay, a mini-rolling pin and detailed instructions on how to set your little one’s prints. This handprint kit comes with color inserts, so your baby’s photos and footprint can be surrounded by cream, white, blue or pink. You just have to choose which color you prefer.
2. Pearhead Babyprints Frame Kits
Clay isn’t the only material you can use to capture your baby’s hand- and footprints. This inky option comes with a 100 percent baby safe ink pad, two imprint cards, wooden frame and a mat. This mat has “my little prints” written on it. The kit is designed for newborns, the feet and hands of older babies might be too big for the mat style. The wooden frame has a hanger and easel, so you can choose which way you’d like to display your frame.
3. Baby Handprint & Footprint Keepsake Photo Frame
With this special kit, new parents can even record your little one’s name and birthdate in the clay. The kit comes with non-toxic and small-batch clay, roller, stencil letters, double-sided tape and frame. The clay dries in the air, so you don’t need to do anything else if you get the prints. This wooden frame can be placed on a counter or attached to your wall, depending on what you prefer.