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65 Festive Christmas Pregnancy Announcement Ideas

Looking for the cutest Christmas pregnancy announcement ideas?

If you’re pregnant and looking for the perfect way to announce your pregnancy this Christmas, then you’ve come to the right place.

We have gathered some of our favorite ideas that are sure to make your family’s holiday memorable!

Christmas is such a fun time to tell everyone you are pregnant because there are so many creative pregnancy announcement ideas that you can do! 

It’s almost hard to pick which one is best to surprise your family members on Christmas morning. 

I was lucky enough to have a May due date that was perfect for a Christmas announcement and I did a fun photo that I shared on social media.

Scroll down to see my idea and to get lots more fun ideas that are sure to have you excited for your big reveal. 

Merry Christmas! 

65 Festive Christmas Pregnancy Announcement Ideas

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Let’s face it, a baby is the best gift you could hope to receive this holiday season and that makes Christmas the best time to announce a pregnancy.

 Don’t believe us?

Here are ten reasons why it’s the most wonderful time of the year for expecting moms and dads.

  1. It’s the perfect time to share your happy news with friends and family!
  2. You can share with a Christmas card or holiday letter if friends and family are near
  3. There are s many creative pregnancy announcement ideas for this time of year
  4. Everyone is feeling joyful and a pregnancy announcement is the cherry on top of the season
  5. There’s no need to feel guilt if you overindulge on Christmas cookies – you’re eating for two!
  6. You can scout the stores for cute Christmas baby outfits for next year
  7. Your baby will be born in the first month of summer vacation 
  8. The weather outside is frightful (you’ll have plenty of great excuses not to leave the house).  
  9. You can take advantage of all those cozy sweaters that people love giving as gifts during this time of year.
  10. It’s a great time to take maternity photos in the snow!

Whether you are in your first trimester or just beginning to show that baby bump, we have so many creative Christmas pregnancy announcement ideas for you! 

The best thing is that next year you will be able to take cute Christmas card photos of your baby- here are 15 Creative Christmas Photo Ideas You Can Do At Home with your baby in a DIY photo shoot. 

60 Festive Christmas Pregnancy Ideas

Christmas baby reveals

Below you will find some fun and festive ways to announce your pregnancy this holiday season to your whole family. 

Are you looking for a unique way to share the good news on social media? 

 Or maybe you want a creative way to share the big news with extended family over your turkey dinner, – you will find the perfect pregnancy announcement below. 

From virtual announcements to DIY photo ideas, we’ve got you covered. 

Plus at the bottom of the page we have Christmas pregnancy announcement quotes you can use as Instagram captions or in a  Christmas pregnancy announcement card. 

Read on for the details.

Fun Christmas Pregnancy Announcement Ideas

If you want to take your Christmas pregnancy announcement to the next level, check out the fun ideas and props below. They are sure to wow and surprise family and friends!

More Christmas Pregnancy Photo Ideas

If you want to save money and DIY your Christmas pregnancy announcement, there are lots of fun photo ideas to try.

You can take the photo with your phone and then use the free Lightroom app to edit it if you need. 

This is a great option if you want to do a Christmas card pregnancy announcement or are looking for something fun to post on Instagram. 

Christmas Pregnancy announcement photo ideas


21. Big Sister

Sibling pregnancy announcement

As far as creative ideas go – this funny pregnancy announcement idea is one of the best. 

If this is your second pregnancy get your baby involved with this cute Santa-themed photo! 

Big brother or sister will love taking part in your baby announcement and feeling involved. 

We have lots more Christmas pregnancy announcements with siblings here. 

By the way, make sure to check out our list of 19 Gifts For An Older Sibling When Baby Is Born if you want to put something special under the tree. 

22. Hot Chocolate Pregnancy

Christmas pregnancy announcement

This pregnancy announcement idea is so simple yet cute.

It would make a fantastic Christmas card announcement.

Just make a steaming cup of hot cocoa and load it up with whipped cream.

Then take a close-up shot with your pregnant belly.

This announcement would also go well with one of the 11 Sweet Donut Pregnancy Announcement Ideas we have. 

23. Candy Cane Baby

Holiday pregnancy announcement

A simple photo and a little inspiration are all you need for this unique Christmas pregnancy announcement. 

All you need are two candy canes and a nice Christmas background. 

This is a great Christmas pregnancy announcement photo if you are on a budget. 

24. I Heart Baby

hands turned into hearts pregnancy announcement

An even simpler version that doesn’t even require the candy canes.

Put on some festive outfits and use your hands (and your partner’s) to make a heart shape and get someone to snap away. 

Christmas pregnancy announcement ideas


25. Santa Hat

Pregnancy announcement with a Santa hat

A lot of people like to show their sonogram photo in their pregnancy announcement. 

This photo is a cute way to show it off and tell everyone you are pregnant in a festive way!

26. Positive Pregnancy Test

How to announce your pregnancy at Christmas

Keep it simple and let your positive test tell everyone the news this Christmas season. 

You can put it on your Christmas mantel or next to the Christmas tree. 

This is a super easy photo you can set up on your phone and an adorable way to make your big announcement. 

27. Ultrasound Photo

Ultrasound pregnancy announcement

Here is another option for showing off your sonogram picture – simply put it on your belly and stand in front of a Christmas tree!

28. All Wrapped Up

Holiday pregnancy reveal

​Your new baby is a special gift so there is no better way to share the baby news than with a huge red bow! 

You can also get your partner involved by letting him wrap your belly up like a Christmas gift. 

how to announce a pregnancy during the holidays


29. Sibling Love

sibling christmas pregnancy announcement

This is another perfect sibling pregnancy announcement. 

To recreate it, just dress up your little one in a Christmas outfit and have them give your belly a big ole hug. 

30. Baby Shoes

Christmas baby reveal

Using baby shoes in a pregnancy announcement is a classic way to tell everyone that you are expecting.

Put a festive spin on it by sitting by the tree and unwrapping the shoes as though you just received them as a gift.

31. The Gift Of A Baby

holiday baby reveal

Every baby is a gift and this easy Christmas pregnancy announcement photo is the perfect way to share the big news. 

32. Simple Present

Baby reveal at Christmas

The greatest gift of all is on its way and its time to share the news with friends and family. 

Keep it simple with a wrapped gift and a photo looking down on your stomach. 




33. Santa Baby

easy Christmas pregnancy announcementGrab a little Santa baby onesie (you can use it next Christmas) and take a fun photo announcing your pregnancy news. 

34. Tied With A Bow

How to reveal your pregnancy at Christmas

This is one of the easiest Christmas pregnancy announcement ideas on this list.

Get one of those huge bows that people put on their houses and take a photo with it in front of your belly. 

35. The Night Before Christmas 

cute christmas pregnancy announcement ideas

What is more festive than a pair of Christmas jammies?

You can easily take this photo yourself and it is perfect for sharing on Facebook or Instagram. 

36. Gingerbread Baby

gingerbread baby announcement

How cute is this pregnancy announcement?

Grab yourself some number cookie cutters and get baking for this fun photo idea.

The one pictured above is the perfect twin pregnancy announcement but it would be great for single babies too! 

Want more pregnancy reveals like this one?

Check out our 31 Sweet Cookie Pregnancy Announcement Ideas


37. Couple Love

Cute couple pregnancy announcement idea for Christmas

This is a really simple way to announce your pregnancy. 

Just take a photo in from of your tree and make sure your belly is showing! 

Bonus points – head to a Christmas tree farm and recreate this shot. 

38. By The Fire

Christmas baby announcement idea

Want to include your ultrasound picture in your announcement?

 Here is a nice way to get all cozy and Christmassy and it would make an amazing pregnancy announcement Christmas card. 

39. Santa’s Cookie

adorable cookie pregnancy announcement

Here is another photo idea involving the number cookie cutters

To be honest, this pregnancy reveal idea would work at any time of year but if you use gingerbread, it is perfect for the holidays. 

You could even use frosting and sprinkles to make your announcement even more festive. 

You could get really creative and spell out your chosen baby name too! 

40. Don’t Tell Santa

festive holiday baby announcement with big sister

There are so many great ideas on this list but this one is a favorite! 

If you are looking for a fun sibling photo that would work for 1 or more older children, try this cute idea.

The only thing you need are cute Christmas outfits like these ones from Amazon. 

41. Christmas Lights Christmas pregnancy announcement with twinkle lights

How adorable is this setup? 

Plus, it is so easy to do – you just need a set of white or coloured holiday twinkle lights and a cute dress! 

This is a great way to reveal your baby news if you are on a budget – after all, you probably have some holiday lights in the attic. 

42. Bun In The Oven Christmas pudding pregnancy announcement

Let the whole world know that you have an adorable pudding (bun) in the oven with a cute sweater like this one! 

Plum pudding is a holiday classic making this the perfect outfit to wear on Christmas day when you reveal your big news! 

This sweater from Etsy is similar but even cuter because there are matching pjs for dad too! 

Matching mom and dad Christmas pudding sweaters

43. Christmas Crib

Baby reveal for the holidays

Want a super simple and cute Christmas baby reveal to post on your socials? 

Flat lays are a fun way to share your news without a lot of prep. 

You can create your own flat lay using a Moses basket and some holiday-themed baby items like the baby mouse and some jingle bells. 

You can add a letter board or sign to share your due date too! 

45. Holiday Baking Baby Reveal  

Holiday baking Christmas pregnancy announcement

I love baking pregnancy announcements and this holiday-themed one is so cute. 

All you need a a fun letter board announcement and some holiday cookies. 

Add in your sonogram photo and some Christmas decor and you have the perfect holiday pregnancy announcement. 

20 Christmas Pregnancy Announcement Quotes

Now you have chosen a fun photo idea for your big surprise, you might be wondering “How do you caption a pregnancy announcement?’

Luckily for you, I have 20 festive Christmas pregnancy announcement quotes that you can use on social media or in your holiday card. 

After all, nothing beats a personalized message, especially for a baby reveal. 

If you want to get extra fancy, why not make a fun Christmas chalkboard sign and take a photo with it? 

  1. Trading silent nights for a bundle of joy
  2. Coming home for Christmas!
  3. Baby, it’s cold outside!
  4. The best present ever, expected June 2023
  5. Our family is growing by two feet and a heartbeat
  6. Santa isn’t the only one coming to town this Christmas
  7. The more the merrier
  8. We’re expecting another present under the tree
  9. Santa’s little helper arriving in November 2024
  10. The best Christmas gift won’t be under the tree this year
  11. Sorry, our present is on backorder. Baby Jones coming in June 2023
  12. We’re expecting our own little present
  13. Your Christmas gift is on layaway until July 2023
  14. The best gifts come in small packages
  15. There’s something extra in our stockings this year
  16. Our little present is due to be unwrapped May 2023
  17. We’ve been naughty. Baby Smith arriving this spring
  18. The Spirit of Christmas is in the air, and we have some exciting news to share
  19. Our hearts are full, and Christmas will be sweet, Our family is going by one heart and two feet!
  20. Hoping all your wishes come true this year. Ours did. 

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