Last Updated on October 4, 2021
Your Instagram photos don’t have to live solely on your phone.
Why not bring them into the real world?
Here are 10 creative ideas to try with your own Instagram photos.
1. Decorate the refrigerator with a few Instagram magnets.
Whether you want to add a little life to the break room or surround yourself with your favorite Instagram shots in your own kitchen, magnets are a great way to put those photos to use. Sticky9 can turn your Instagram profile images into 2mm magnets with 9 magnets per pack for only $14.99 (shipping is free!).
2. Make a calendar.
Why spend your money on a boring, generic creation when you can use your very own photos to inspire you daily with a calendar.
You can create a virtual calendar or a paper calendar to hang in your kitchen, office, or bedroom… or anywhere you need inspiration. Check out Keepsy for a great company that can transform your photos into a calendar.
3. Let your photos shine.
It might sound a bit strange but Million Moments offers easy DIY instructions on how to make your very own Instagram lampshade.
4. Brace yourself.
Looking for a cool new piece of jewelry and a way to show off your most recently Instagram shots? Head over to Etsy and check out the Instagram Bangle. Each bangle features photos from Instagram, creating a custom piece of jewelry for only $40 each.
5. iPhone cases.
iPhones and Instagram already seem to go hand-in-hand but now there’s an even better way to use your smartphone to show off your smart style. Casetify offers customers a way to turn their photos into a custom case for their phone with a variety of layouts. Each case sells for $34.95.
6. Instagram Necklace.
Move over, lockets, there’s a new favorite necklace in town. Instagram users are now turning their love for Instagram into necklaces to wear or give to their loved ones. Find a DIY guide here.
7. Instagram Drink Stirrers.
Not sure how to make your next soiree truly memorable? How about drink stirrers featuring your favorite Instagrams followers or photos?
8. Instagram cushions.
What’s the next best thing to curling up next to a loved one? Curling up to a cushion with their picture on it. Relive your favorite Instagram memories by converting your pictures into one-of-a-kind cousins. Stitctagram offers customers custom-made cushions among their many available products.
9. Wall art.
Proudly display your talent and knack for taking a good photo by heading over to CanvasPop. They offer plenty of options for printing your photos on heavy duty canvas in a variety of sizes. Turn your living room into the Metropolitan.
10. Send a postcard.
Gone are the days of boring “weather here wish you were beautiful” postcards from summer camp. Let your loved ones know what you’ve been up to with custom postcards created from your Instagram. Postagram is a free app that allows you to build your own postcard for 0.99 each.