If you're looking for a unique way to showcase your favorite memories, remember special dates, or if your list of resolutions includes getting more organized — look no further than a custom wall calendar from Shutterfly. Photo wall calendars aren't only a great way to remember important dates and appointments, but they're also a fun way to add wall decor to your home or office. Start your year off right by making your own custom wall calendar filled with your favorite photos. Whether you're creating a family birthday calendar or one for your office filled with work appointments, you'll smile each time you look at your photo calendar designed by you.
How to Make a Wall Calendar
When you make your own calendar, the key is personalization — that way, the calendar is as unique as you are. Perfect for your home, office, or to give as a special photo gift, Shutterfly's photo wall calendars are high-quality with your best memories printed in vibrant, rich colors and a smooth matte finish. And with our custom calendar maker, they're simple to design using our helpful online tools. Browse through our custom calendar templates and choose a design you love. From watercolor to and rustic designs and everything in between, there are so many design styles to choose from when making your photo wall calendars. Next, choose your calendar size and month. Wall calendars are available in 8.5×11 and 12×12. If you’re looking for something smaller, you may want to consider a desk calendar or an easel calendar.
Create a Calendar With Your Photos and Unique Designs
To make a calendar that's one-of-a-kind and will live on as a special keepsake, upload your favorite photos and place them into each month. You can pick each photo at random, or do a special photoshoot to get a unique theme for each month. Having a theme will make your personalized wall calendar more cohesive and will give you something to look forward to as you flip the pages each month. With each custom calendar style, you can include unique backgrounds, page layouts, add-ons, and embellishments to bring your photos to life.
Custom Calendar Ideas
There are so many fun ways to design your special photo calendar. Calendars are the perfect way to enjoy your favorite photos all year long. If you're looking for inspiration, consider some of these custom wall calendar ideas:
- Travel: Relive your favorite adventures with a photo calendar displaying your best travel snapshots. Or, use your custom calendar as inspiration and fill it with photos of all the places you'd love to visit someday.
- Baby: Commemorate each of their most precious moments in a wall calendar showcasing their milestones and adorable photos.
- Wedding: Design a calendar with the best moments from your wedding day. Personalize it by placing your photos in chronological order from getting ready, to walking down the aisle, to the kiss, to the reception as a fun way to tell your wedding story.
- Year in Review: It’s fun to look back and see what’s new, and one way to do that is with a wall calendar that chronicles the previous year.
When designing your photo calendar, remember it’ll always be more meaningful when you personalize it. Once you've made the perfect wall calendar for your home or office, fill your working space with more unique home decor items like canvas prints, fleece blankets, and tabletop plaques. You can also design personalized stationery like address labels, notepads, and more to add warmth and personality to any room you're in.