Smartphone Photography Tips

Smartphone Photography Tips

Whether you are a photography fanatic or are just getting started, there is bound to come a time when the perfect photo opportunity presents itself and you don’t have your trusty digital camera with you. These days, people rarely go out without their phones and most smartphones now come with a built-in camera. So, rather than blaming your lack of tools when the perfect photo opportunity arises, why not go ahead and learn how to …

Best Teacher Gifts

Personalised Best Teacher Gifts

It’s that time of year again where school is almost out for summer and students and teachers alike are saying goodbye as they move on to the next chapter. Whether you are leaving school, college or university for good or are simply breaking up for the summer holidays, we have a range of personalised best teacher gifts to say thank you and show you care. Personalised Photo Mug Is your teacher a coffee lover or …

Travel Photos

Creative Things To Do With Your Travel Photos

Who doesn’t love a good holiday? Whatever your vacation preferences, taking a trip can be a much-needed break from day to day life, which allows you to recharge, explore somewhere new, make memories that will last a lifetime and, of course, take some amazing travel photos! These days, it’s far too easy to take a great photo, store it in your phone and forget about it, never to be looked at again. That’s why we’ve …

Personalised Father's Day Gifts

Personalised Father’s Day Gifts

Finding the perfect gift can be tricky. Whether you are looking for something meaningful, something unique or something funny, Pixa Prints has got you covered. With Fathers Day right around the corner, we’ve compiled a list of personalised fathers day gifts that will really make his day! Personalised Photo Book Why not gift your loved one with the ultimate unique memento; a collection of your favourite photographs together compiled into a stunning photo book. Our …

Custom Pet Phone Case

How To Create a Custom Pet Phone Case

Here at Pixa Prints, we know just how much love you can have for your pet. Our furry friends really do become part of the family. Whether you are looking for a gift for someone special or just want to show off how cute your pet is, then you’re going to love our brand new custom pet phone cases! Our custom pet phone cases take personalised phone cases to the next level. We combine your …

Motivational Art Prints

How To Create Your Own Motivational Art Prints

One of the great things about photo printing today is the ability to truly customise your prints and be creative with your images. Rather than scouring the internet for a print containing your favourite quote or image, we’re here to show you how easy it is to design your own motivational art prints. Not only do they look great but they can also help to boost your mood and help you keep your goals in …

Personalised Wedding Photo Book

How To Create a Personalised Wedding Photo Book

It is officially wedding season! Whether you are looking for a gift for the happy couple or are looking to cherish your own special day with a unique memento, our personalised photo books are a great way to display your stunning wedding photographs and treasure them forever! Read on to find out how to create your own personalised wedding photo book. Step One – Select your photo book First things first, you will need to …

Personalised Office Supplies

Personalised Office Supplies

Whether you own your own business or are part of a small working team, our services are a great way to kit out the office! From company branding to the names and faces of your employees, check out this blog on truly personalised office supplies. Personalised Mouse Mats These days, almost all offices and workplaces use computers and/or laptops to carry out their daily tasks. Although the days of a bulky monitor and desktop tower …

Spring Photography Tips

Spring Photography Tips

Spring is finally upon us and is packed with new life, growth and plenty of colour, making it the perfect season to dust off your camera and go out taking photos. Here are some of our top tips for improving your photography this Spring. Tip #1 – Get up close to your subject Sometimes less is more, and this rule can apply to photography too! Trying to include too many things into a single photo …

Photo Printing

Why Photo Printing Is Still Cool

In this digital era, it has never been easier to take photographs and share them with your loved ones. What once was a trip down memory lane with everyone passing around holiday snaps taken on a disposable camera, is now a quick scroll from side to side on a smartphone. Here at Pixa Prints, we love technology but we also love the art of photography! We’ve put together a list of our top five reasons …

Personalised Home Decor

Personalised Home Decor Ideas

What’s the difference between a house and a home? Some might say that a home is a place which is lived in and feels like you’re own. Whether you are living alone, with friends, family or your special someone, we have compiled a list of personalised home decor ideas to make a space really feel like your own. Personalised Calendars Calendars are a great way to keep your life organised and make note of key …

Personalised Valentines Gift Idea's

Personalised Valentines Gift Idea’s

It’s often the most thoughtful gifts which are the most memorable, which is why personalised gifts are a great choice for any occasion. Valentine’s Day is right around the corner so that lavish bunch of flowers or a fancy box of chocolates may seem like a quick-win but did you know that you can create amazing photo gifts with Pixa Prints in a matter of minutes? We’ve compiled a list of Personalised Photo Gift Ideas …

How To Use Filters To Get That Perfect Selfie

How To Use Filters To Get That Perfect Selfie

Instagram filters are extremely powerful. They can alter the mood, the tone and the message you wish to convey in a photo, with very little work. This can work in both a positive and a negative way, so it is important you get it right or you could risk looking like you have been up all night partying. ...

Creating A Photo Wall Using Canvas Prints

If you are decorating on a budget, check out the top tips below for creating a photo wall using canvas prints. A photo wall is a wonderful way to acknowledge achievements, memorialise special people and/or to celebrate your family. The end result will amaze you! ...

How To Take The Perfect Pet Picture

How To Take The Perfect Picture

Whether you are using a top-of-the-range DSLR or a mobile phone, photos are an important part of our everyday lives, capturing those precious moments for all eternity. But how can you give your images that little something extra? Check out the tips below. ...

How To Create A Personalised Wall Calendar

How To Create A Personalised Wall Calendar

Creating your own personalised wall calendar is a great way of bringing your pictures to life or creating a unique gift for a loved one and it’s something anyone can do. They are also a good way of remembering birthdays and anniversaries, as well as special memories and days of the year. ...

Guide To Creating A Photo Book

Guide To Creating A Photo Book

The luxury of a printed photography book is hard to beat. If the book is filled with favourite images you’ve taken yourself, even better! The process can be a little daunting if you’re unsure how to take the first step. Here are some top tips and a couple of insider secrets to help breathe life into your photo book idea. ...

How To Take A Great Photo

Digital cameras offer a huge variety of different functions. It takes time to get to know exactly how to use a DSLR, but start with the tips below and you will find the rest follows easily. ...

How To Hang A Canvas Print

How To Hang A Canvas Print

Canvas prints look fabulous, whatever their subject matter. They brighten up the walls of many a home – but what is the best way to hang them, and where will they look best? ...

How To Create A Photo Wall

How To Create A Photo Wall

Curating your own exhibition of beautiful photographs or prints that mean something special to you and your family is not only a satisfying way of showing off your pictures but also a great way to add interest to a room by creating an unusual focal point. ...

How To Create A Canvas Print

How To Create A Canvas Print

A canvas print can look eye-catching on any wall, and it’s the perfect way to enhance a much-treasured photo. With the right equipment and know-how, you can even create a canvas print yourself. ...

10 Amazing Places To Go For The Easter Holidays

10 Amazing Places To Go For The Easter Holidays

The Easter holidays are just around the corner – have you thought about what you are going to do? The children will be itching to get out and explore, so here are some of the best places to visit to keep them entertained. ...

Personalised Easter Gift Ideas

Personalised Easter Gift Ideas

If a chocolate egg just isn’t going to cut it this Easter, you will be happy to know that there is an array of personalised gifts that would make a great present. You can find something for everyone, whether you want to celebrate your child’s first Easter or just give a little bit extra to your parents, you can be sure to find the perfect gift. Choosing a personalised gift also shows that you have put thought into it, and as much as we all love chocolate, it’s always nice to receive something a little different. Let’s take a look at what you could choose to make your Easter presents more unique. ...

Places To Take Your Mum For Mother's Day

Places To Take Your Mum For Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is a fabulous opportunity for sons and daughters to spend time with their mum and show her how special she is. Traditionally, children give gifts of cards, flowers and chocolates, take advantage of the Mother’s Day menus many restaurants offer for the occasion or organize something for their mum to enjoy. ...

Get A Personalised Gift For Your Mum This Mother's Day

Get A Personalised Gift For Your Mum This Mother’s Day

It’s that time of year when you show your mother just how much you appreciate her, but what can you give her this time around that is different to all your previous Mother’s Day presents? With our range of personalised gifts, you are sure to find something that is just perfect for your mum on this special day. ...

Which Is The Best Phone In 2017

Which Is The Best Phone In 2017

The growing choice of smartphone available in 2017 does not make for an easy decision. In addition to tried and tested brands and models, there are new phones coming out all the time, right across the budget range. The upside to such a wide choice is that the chances of finding the perfect phone for your needs, at the right price and with the right features, are very good indeed. Samsung S7 and S7 Edge …

7 Fabulous Romantic Getaways For Valentine’s Day

With valentine’s day approaching, a surprise last minute trip away could be the perfect gift for your partner if you’re struggling for ideas. We have listed 7 beautiful cities which are perfect for a romantic getaway. Just book your flights, pack your suitcase and romance will only be one flight away. ...

5 Personalised Gifts Which Make Great Valentine's Day Presents

5 Personalised Gifts For Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, so now’s the times to start thinking about what you can get for your love. Petrol station flowers just won’t do, when there are a host of gorgeous gifts and keepsakes out there that will show how much you care about that special person. Where better to start, than getting a personalised gift to show just how thoughtful you are. ...

Mobile Phones To Be Released In 2017

Mobile Phones To Be Released In 2017

2017 is an important year for the mobile market, since manufacturers will be looking to rekindle consumer interest in their flagship devices, after sales stagnated in 2016. Here are just a few of the devices which are sure to define user expectations over the next 12 months. ...

2017's Best Holiday Locations

2017’s Best Holiday Locations

Whether you fancy the beaches of Bermuda, the glories of Granada or colder locations, the world can be your oyster in 2017 if you choose to visit one of these ten holiday hotspots.
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2017 Personalised Wall Calander Ideas

2017 Personalised Wall Calendar Ideas

Are you one of those people who has everything organised down to a tee? No? Don’t worry, there’s a whole host of us who need that little bit of help to stay on top of important dates. A simple calendar could quite easily help you prepare for the upcoming year but why go simple when you can personalise it? ...

6 Beautiful Santas Grotto

6 Beautiful Santa’s Grotto’s

One of the most amazing things for children to do over the Christmas period is to visit a Santa’s Grotto and share with Santa the things they would like him to bring for them on Christmas Day. ...

8 Fantastic Winter Retreats

8 Fantastic Winter Retreats

Winter does not have to be a dark and dismal time of year; instead, it can be a spectacular, atmospheric season if we know how to make the most of it. A winter retreat can be a great opportunity to feel cosy, festive and in great spirits. Whatever your needs and budget, there is a winter retreat to suit you. Let’s take a look at eight of the best: ...

10 Last Minute Christmas Gifts For Your Wife

10 Last Minute Christmas Gifts For Your Wife

December is often the busiest month of the year for many people, and fitting in all those special festive events like school concerts, Christmas parties, tree decorating, extra food shopping and earlier deadlines at work as the holidays loom can really stretch your diary and time management skills. ...

Christmas Gifts For New Couples

Christmas Gifts for New Couples

Has someone you know just started a relationship with someone new? Maybe it’s your son or daughter?

If that’s the case, then why not get them a thoughtful joint-gift for Christmas? You’ll be surprised just how much is out there! ...

Top 6 New Years Eve Destinations in the UK

Top 6 New Year’s Eve Destinations in the UK

Yup, it’s that time of year again… New Year’s Eve is upon us!

We know what you’re thinking… ‘It didn’t feel like than long ago since we we’re buying Valentine’s cards and Easter eggs!’

Well don’t worry, we feel the same! ...

Christmas Gifts For Him - Unique Presents For Your Partners

Christmas Gifts For Him – Unique Presents For Your Partner

Following on from our ‘unique gifts for her’ article, we thought it only fair to explore ‘unique gifts for him’ too.

Again, we’re not going to bore you with the whole ‘chocolates, slippers and dressing gown’ scenario, because we’ve dug deep and literally found some of the most exciting gifts out there for your man! ...

Bonfire Night Displays In The UK

The Best Bonfire Night Displays In The UK – 2016

It seems an awful long time since Guy Fawkes and his followers attempted to blow up the Houses of Parliament, but British people still celebrate his life (and/or the downfall of his plan) by setting of fireworks in his memory.

For safety reasons though, it’s best to take the family – especially the kids – to an organised display. ...

University Life Your Guide To Freshers Week

University Life – Your Guide To Freshers

Are you off to university soon? Are you a little worried about meeting new people? Or do you find the thought of living in a new city slightly daunting?  

… Be calm. It’s not as bad as it seems! Especially if you follow our handy freshers guide.

Here, we’ve listed all of the things you need to consider when leaving your parents for a new life of responsibility, lectures and socialising. ...

Luxury Winter Wedding Venues In The UK

Luxury Winter Wedding Venues In The UK

Have you recently asked your loved one to be your wife? Or maybe you’re the bride looking for a wedding venue which will blow you away?

If you’re not the religious type and want to get married somewhere other than a church, then our fantastic guide will give you a wide variety of options, ensuring it becomes the best day of your life.

From Northampton to Oxford and Manchester to Wiltshire, there’s bound to be somewhere which will suit your style. ...