Inside: Looking for letter board baby announcement ideas? Here are 45 modern ways to announce your exciting news using a letter board!
Sharing your pregnancy on social media is such an important part of the modern parenthood journey, but it can be tricky to narrow down what theme you want to use with all of the creative options out there.
One popular choice for couples is to use a letter board! They are very trendy and can be used throughout the pregnancy and even baby’s first year of life.
Whether you want to use a clever saying, have your other children in the photo, or get the whole family involved, you’ll love all of these 40+ ideas for sharing your exciting news with family and friends!
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40 Baby Announcements With A Letter Board
Baby “Last Name” Announcements
The most simple way to use a letter board as a baby announcement is to spell out Baby, your last name, and the date of the expected arrival.
It’s clear and to the point, and you can use the letter board in a variety of photos!
Aren’t those sisters adorable?? And their last name is too perfect for the baby announcement!
Photo from @beautifulnaani
Using a large letter board gives you space to arrange the ultrasound photos right on the felt and decorate with flowers and a onesie too!
Photo from @jessirazouki
I love how this letter board has a frame for the ultrasound photo! The couple kissing adds a sweet touch, too.
Photo from @gordonly
The black letter board really pops against the white background and gives this announcement a clean look.
This announcement has the perfect amount of soft neutrals. Mom and dad look so happy!
Photo from @mintedinthemidwest
It’s such a cute idea to use a heart as a replacement for the “o” in your last name. And the green leaves really pop against the tan and brown colors in this flat lay.
Photo from @stormwomack
This announcement gives off all the fall vibes! It’s a great idea to use seasonal outdoor scenery as a part of your announcement.
Photo from @theviewfromtobaccoroad
Speaking of location, how relaxing does this baby announcement look with the lounge chairs and palm trees in the background?? It just goes to show that the letter board can do the announcement with or without people in the photo.
Photo from @_feedmetacos_
Couple announcements are perfect if this is your first baby or if you have a special saying you want to use on the letter board.
Oops We Did It Again
This letter board announcement is a spin on the famous Brittney Spears lyric and was used to announce their fourth baby!
Photo from @thegarciadiaries
In a world where we’re constantly waiting for videos to load, this announcement is super relevant and cute! The couple made the announcement on Mom’s birthday so it was even more special.
Photo from @themvpfam_
Our Love Story Continues
This announcement is so sweet and perfect for first-time parents. The caption for this post says, “A picture is worth a thousand words.” Beautiful!
Photo from @_carmensusana
Once you’re on your second and third pregnancy, it’s fun to use siblings in the baby announcement.
It’s the perfect way to announce they’ll be a big brother or sister soon!
I’m Going To Be A Big Brother
This little guy looks so excited for his new role. What a cutie!
Photo from @brandiamabisca
What a bunch of adorable siblings! This is the perfect Christmas baby announcement.
Photo from @kelsimsavage
Sister and brother are obviously not very thrilled with the news, but their reactions made for an adorable announcement!
Photo from Fit Mommy In Heels
Report To Duty
Big sister’s dad is in the military so this is a sentimental and sweet way to announce to the world she has a little sibling on the way!
Photo from @sonyjoubert
Tie Breaker Coming
When you have one of each, the third baby becomes the tie breaker! How cute are these siblings with their letter board??
Big brother #1 looks a little unsure of the news and big brother #2 is doing a great job holding the letter board up. Too bad we missed seeing his cute face!
Photo from @tinaflippo
You’ve Got A Friend In Me
For all of the Toy Story lovers out there, this is such a cute way to get siblings in on the baby announcement!
Top photo from @chels.zski
I’m Being Promoted
Big brother looks rather pleased with his promotion!
Using the entire family in the announcement is a great way to get everyone involved and to get a cute family photo out of the occasion!
This is my favorite way to do a baby announcement!
One More To Adore
I looked long and hard for the perfect letter board saying to use for our third baby announcement and I love the one I decided on! Don’t you?
Photo from Love Love Love
Sollie Bear Number 3
Sollie is their last name and it’s so sweet that they call their kiddos Sollie bears! Their pose for the picture is so perfect with two kids!
Photo from @msollie862
This announcement is sweet and to the point. I love the fall colors they chose and how beautiful the photo turned out!
Photo from @ashleysantolaya
Hand Picked For Earth
What a sweet rainbow baby announcement after this family suffered a loss. The saying they used on their letter board is so tender.
Photo from @caramurtaugh
Shut The Front Door
Talk about clever! This announcement has to take the cake for one of the most clever out there. And it rhymes!
Photo from @marypat.sass
Flat Lay Announcements
Using a letter board in a flat lay is one of the easiest and most beautiful ways to announce your baby because you can use all of the props you want and you don’t have to worry about anyone not smiling!
And Then There Were Four
This announcement is perfect because you can use the wording for any pregnancy whether it be your first or fifth!
Photo from @_iolf
I Just Can’t Wait To Meet You
This photo was obviously taken closer to baby’s due date because they have gender specific clothing and the baby’s crib is set up, but you can use this idea with gender neutral props on a just a plain white sheet and it would be just as cute!
Photo from @lifeaftersped
One More To Adore
I’ve already shared this letter board saying, but I had to include this version because I love how Mom used is as part of a flat lay with those gorgeous white flowers and leaves!
Photo from @jac.sheppick
No More Silent Nights
If you’re looking for a clever (and hilarious) Christmas baby announcement, this is the perfect set up!
Photo from @hayleyfocsan
New Year’s Resolutions
Keeping with the holiday theme, this flat lay is perfect for the new year. And won’t it feel good to check a resolution off so early!
Photo from @caseyinwanderland
Sugar And Spice
If you know the gender when you make your announcement to the world, this is the perfect saying for your little girl!
Photo from The Samantha Show
This photo was made with an edit-yourself design where you can changes the last name and date. You can find these all over Etsy!
Photo from @simplykaylamaree
The Butterflies In My Tummy
I’ve never seen this saying on a letter board baby announcement and I absolutely love it! The hexagon letter board shape is so unique too.
Photo from @LoLuMade
Less Sleep & More Love
For a beautiful (and accurate) announcement, you can edit this beautiful design with your own details!
Photo from Create Me A Print
Momma Has A Bun In The Oven
The most hilarious way to announce baby boy is on the way!
We Are Expecting
This photo uses a subtle play on the word “expecting” for a sweet and clever announcement.
Photo from Hello Mittens
This is probably the most simple of the letter board announcements. But it’s still beautiful! Colored letter boards add a nice pop of color that will make your photo stand out.
We Feel So Blessed
For a sweet Spring/Easter announcement, you can edit this flat lay design with your custom details!
Photo from Cranberrysky Digital
Player 3 Loading
Using a controller with your letter board is a unique take for all of the gamers out there!
Photo from @lizzykins007
We Can’t Wait To Meet You
This is a rainbow baby variation of the saying you saw above. Incorporating a macrame rainbow is a simple way to specify your special baby and is something you can use in their nursery as decor.
Photo from @stephanieradoux
We’ve Been Keeping A Little Secret
This saying can work no matter the time of year or which pregnancy number it is!
Photo from Hello Mittens
White Letter Board
This isn’t a traditional flat lay, but I love the angle of the photo and how you can see the ultrasound and mini jean jacket with the due date letter board.
Photo from @ps__sandoval
We’ve all heard the song, so why not use those catchy lyrics to your advantage with this culturally appropriate announcement!
Photo from Hello Mittens
Announcements With Pets
If your pets are a big part of your life, why not use them in your baby announcement photo!
Finally Adding A Two Legged Sibling
This family raises these beautiful Golden Retrievers, so they were an obvious choice to have in the announcement photo!
Photo from @adventuresoftrinitypups
I just can’t with the glasses on that adorable pup. Too cute!
Photo from @aylakoska
Due Date Letter Board
This is another simple baby announcement with every one in the family involved. It really can be as easy as using the ultrasound photos and a letter board with the due date!
Photo from @shyannediaz
If you liked these ideas, be sure to check out these baby announcement board options when you’re ready to purchase the actual letter board!
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