Professional Custom Design
First Birthday Book
premium quality photographic paper
silver halide printing technology
photographic quality and vivid colour reproduction
Super crisp print, 250GSM page weight, hard bound, layflat binding… a birthday book that will last a lifetime.
First birthday books make amazing gifts
Reaching the milestone of the first year of parenthood is an enormous achievement (we know, we’ve done it… twice).
Babies change so much in their first year and our first birthday albums are the perfect way to capture these precious, funny, exhausting days!
We can create the same style album for first birthdays. If you have already purchased a wedding album from us we offer a 10% discount.
Just quote your original wedding album order number when you get in touch.
A great gift for all the family.
The birthday cake
Celebrate your baby’s first year with a beautiful, personalised first birthday book.
It’s a special way to commemorate all of the amazing changes and milestones that happen during those first twelve months. Plus, it’s a great way to keep track of all of those precious memories.
There are lots of different styles of first birthday books available, so you can choose one that’s perfect for your family.
A personalised book for your child's first birthday
A perfect gift
The birthday cake is ready, the balloons are inflated, and your little one is surrounded by their favourite people… It’s time to celebrate! And what better way to do that than with a beautiful, personalised first birthday book?
High quality paper
The paper used in our products is of outstanding quality, with a 250gsm thickness. Additionally, it has been treated to ensure durability against scratches as well fingermarks! With a professional grade durability, you can be sure that your prints will last for many years. The print permanence rating is 80+.
We have lots of different cover options, including soft to touch Natural Linen, Lux Linen or Premium Pastel Linen or Leatherlikes. Read more about our album cover options here.
You can personalise your book with photos, text, and even your own artwork. You can also send us your children’s drawings and we will scan them for you. Don’t worry we’ll return the originals back to you safely.
If you’d like to add the extra bit of sparkle and shine, we can foil finish or emboss the lettering on the front cover of your album. We can also offer leather covered albums. Please request this on a bespoke quote.
Quotes for this service are available on request. Have a question… please get in touch.
Our layflat design means that your book will lay completely flat when open, allowing you to easily see all of the beautiful details in your photos. It’s a joy to turn pages!
What our customers say
“I am so thrilled with how my book turned out for our little kids 1st birthday! The quality is amazing and the customer service was wonderful. I will definitely be ordering again!”
“I have ordered 3 books now as first year gifts for friends with new babies and they have all loved them! Such a lovely gift idea and the books are beautiful. Perfect for our birthday celebration”
First birthday book FAQ
How many photos can I have?
The short answer is as many as you like! We don’t have a limit on the number of photos that you can include in your book. But there is a limit on the number of spreads across our baby books.
Our Baby Book Square comes in three sizes, it’s perfect for a child’s first birthday:
20cm x 20cm,
25cm x 25cm
30cm x 30cm
and you can have between 10 to 40 spreads.
Our Family Memory Book is 15cm x 15cm and you can have between 5 to 25 spreads.
Finally, our Little Album Book is 10cm x 10cm (perfect for little hands!) and you can have between 10 to 30 spreads.
What sizes do you offer?
We have various sizes for a birthday book:
10cm x 10cm
15cm x 15cm
20cm x 20cm
25cm x 25cm
30cm x 30cm
What is the turnaround for the book?
We work quickly and efficiently to make sure your album is always beautifully designed. The entire design process takes about 1-2 weeks, but once we’ve finalised the design you can expect it’ll be delivered in 4 – 5 more weeks. We’ll always try to provide an expected delivery date.
Can I make an order outside the UK?
We don’t offer international delivery, we currently only take orders from the UK only.
Birthday celebration for the whole family to remember
If you’re ready to order your 1st birthday book, simply click on the ‘order now’ button, browser our store and add the album to your basket. We’ll then get in touch with you to discuss your requirements further.
We also offer a wide range of wedding albums, perfect for preserving those precious memories from your big day.