One of the most common questions that I receive from newborn photographers and their assistants is – how to care of newborn photo props?! This article will help you to keep newborn props looking gorgeous for years. Believe me, it’s true!
My lovely headbands, first of all! It can’t be washed by hands or in the washing machine. Dry clean only! Please, use the steam generator to disinfect headbands for newborns. Avoid natural and stabilized plants, pearls and stones, please, in case you can damage it.
Store in dry, well ventilated area, away from heating on a special stand. All this actions must be taken because of the natural and stabilized plants, pearls and natural stones that are used in newborn headbands. To avoid loss of moisture, preserve cracking and loss of color.
Wraps should be hand-washed gently with detergents in cold water. Use special stain remover if needed. Do not twist wraps, please. And reshaped it after washing. Better, to laid it flat dry.
Please, use this wash instruction for all textile props – layers, bonnets and hats, backdrops and pillows.
Knitted items like newborn prop toys should be disinfected with the help of steam generator. If necessary, you can hand-wash it gently with detergents in cold water. Let it drain, do not twist, please, and laid it flat dry.
Knitted and crocheted newborn props like hats and rompers, blankets and layers should be hand-washed gently with detergents in cold water with the use of special stain remover if needed. Do not twist it and reshaped after washing. Then, laid it flat dry.
So, we move on to bowls, baskets, buckets and other newborn posing props that are used as newborn photography props in studios.
All this staff should be cleaned with a damp towel and steam generator. Use special sanitizers for that kind of baby photo props.
So, as you can understand, almost all newborn photography props needed special care: gentle hand-wash in cold water, no twisting or waving and flat dry. Also, a good steam generator is needed.
If you will follow this simple instructions – your gorgeous helpers, your newborn studio props will serve you faithfully for many years on. And you know exactly where to buy photography props for newborns. Don’t you?!