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6 Months and Sitting Pretty in Pink {St Charles Baby Photographer}

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She’s sitting pretty in pink, silver, orange and even in the natural tones.  LOL

Here’s a little girl from a family I’ve been photographing for the past few years.  Her big brother has graced the blog a few times and so has she, already!  I must say it again, but I absolutely love working with 6 month old babies.  The milestone of being able to sit is so monumental.  It makes a happy baby even happier (if that’s possible).  From this little one, I captured sweet smiles, huge smiles, little grins and pretty much everything in-between.

I just adore the silver dress she’s wearing in this first pose.  It’s so non-traditional and very beautiful all at once.  I believe she is enamored with my youngest daughter who loves to help in the studio.  Those of you who have met her will, no doubt, agree that she’s a very valuable asset to me during 6 and 9 month portrait sessions!  She is “baby crazy” as we tell her.  It’s a good thing too.  I’m positive that the big huge grin in the second image is compliments of something fun and silly.  She does silly things that only a 9-year old can do!

St Charles Baby Photographer, St. Louis, MO portrait of little girl

We really decked her out for this shot.  What more can a girl want than beads, flower headbands, fur and a very cute pink and white striped hat box?

Photography of baby girl sitting in pink hat box By St Charles Baby Photographer

St Charles baby photographer picture of 6 month old baby girl in necklace

This pose is my typical bowl shot.  We use it for the end-of-the-year collage in the baby plan.    The collage has one image from each session.  This 6-month pose in the bowl is one we often use for that series of photos.

St Charles baby photographer image of baby girl in bowl wearing orange

As you can see, it was a VERY fun photo session.  I think her mommy is already planning the next one (9 months).

Our baby plan is a 3-session plan which is typically between 3 months and 1 year of age.  However, many of our clients like to come in for an optional 4th session.  A 4-session baby plan is photographed at 3, 6, 9 and 12 months old.  Each one marks a new milestone.  At 3 months, a baby is just holding up his or her head, at 6 months a baby learns to sit, at 9 months standing while holding on something is a great accomplishment and 12 months marks one year!  Either way you do it, the Baby Steps plan is a great way to document your baby’s growth during the first year.   I know how fast kids grow!  Trust me.  Don’t miss documenting this time in your baby’s life.

Come back soon.  I have much more to share.

Karen Thaemert, CPP

St. Charles Baby Photographer

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7 responses to “6 Months and Sitting Pretty in Pink {St Charles Baby Photographer}

  1. Tina Nitz - Jacksonville baby photographer July 15, 2011 at 6:56 pm

    She is precious! Love the various props and colors used. Agreed on that dress in the first image. LOVELY!

  2. Melissa Butscher July 16, 2011 at 1:45 am

    What a cutie pie- I love your variety/color combinations. So sweet!

  3. Dianna - Columbus Ohio photographer July 18, 2011 at 7:39 pm

    Awww I love 6 month olds too! She looks so happy in the little bowl! I love the colors of the first photo, the blue/gray matches perfectly!

  4. Shades of You Photography/Dallas baby photographer July 18, 2011 at 10:14 pm

    Oh my gosh! What an adorable baby. She is just the cutest little thing. I love her expressions.

  5. Columbus Ohio Kids Photographer | Danielle Neil July 19, 2011 at 8:47 pm

    Great outfits and props! The colors are just perfect for this cutie!!

  6. Christy Doyea July 20, 2011 at 2:04 am

    Love her little cheeks. Great images.

  7. capturesbyerinErin July 22, 2011 at 1:16 pm

    She is adorable! I really love how you coordinated the backdrops with her clothing!

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