Milestone Boxes *FREE Printables*

I love photography! With both my girls, I wanted to commemorate the days/weeks/months/years as they grew, but found milestone boxes for photos are $20 and up for these little paper cubes. I decided to make my own, and found it to be a fun project to take photos of my infant.

First download the printable at milestoneboxes – I recommend printing on cardstock paper so that the boxes have some substance to them. I have a laser printer and the ink was a little “smeary” on the thicker paper for some reason, so if you have this same problem, just have  your local Office Depot/Staples print them for you. I chose three different pastel colors to make mine, but you can make them white or all one color too.

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First cut out all the pieces on the solid lines. The larger rectangle box has an extra square that is not attached, but cut that out as well.

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Fold all pieces along the dotted line. The numbers box should start looking square.

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I used tape to put together my boxes, but you can also use glue so that the tape won’t show.

The days/weeks/months/year box has a flap on one end and the square is secured on the opposite end to complete it.

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Next get a kiddo and do a photo-shoot! My 3.5 month old thought they were pretty colorful and fun.

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