Make Your Images POP With Photo Props for Creative Bloggers

When I started to invest time into creating custom blog graphics, I realized that having styled photography is a great plus for any blog. I sometimes see blogs with photos of workspaces or food styled in a creative and visually-appealing way. Epic photos make me want to read more, am I right?

At the beginning, I didn’t really know what to include in my photos. Then I started exploring the aisles in Hobby Lobby and Michael’s as well as photos on many different blogs. I made a photo prop drawer and started to collect different items. Here’s a list of some of my favorite photo props to really make your blog images pop!

Photo Props for Creative Bloggers

Craft Supplies:

Paintbrushes, Pencils, Paint, Washi Tape, Stickers, Scissors, Scrapbook Paper, Glitter, Confetti, Balloons, Clothespins, Ribbon, Feathers, Photos, Ribbon

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Desk Supplies:

Pens, Stapler, Colored Paperclips, Post-It Notes, Notepads, Calendars, Planners, USB Drives, Books, Business Cards, Pencil holders

Quick Tip: Showing your desk setup or your creative workspace is a great way to show a behind-the-scenes look into your blog!

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Mason Jars, Flowers (fake or real), Art Prints, Pillows, Mugs, Photos, Candles, Bowls, Dishes, Dream Catchers, Sculptures, Flower Pots, Maps

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Camera, Phone, Laptop, Mouse, Headphones, iPad or Tablet

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Makeup, Nail Polishes, Jewelry, Scarves, Sunglasses, Bags/Small Purses, Headbands

Quick tip: take photos of different products or brand names that you love! This way, you can tag the company on social media, and develop more brand interactions!

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Seashells, Plants, Rocks, Flowers, Succulents, Terrariums

In addition to the ones listed above, I always love looking around my house and around antique shops or craft stores for fun trinkets to add to blog photography. There are endless possibilities!

What are your favorite photo props to use?