Description:

Don’t just put a pencil mark on the wall every time your child grows a few inches. Make it special by adding pictures! Growth Chart

What you’ll need:

  • A carpenter’s wooden ruler
  • (4) birthday photos
  • Stickers to label each photo
  • Adhesive hooks
  • (4) 5x7” frames
  • Permanent marker
  • Double stick tape
  • Adhesive tape

How to make it:

  • Find your favorite birthday photos and go to the Target Photo Prints page
  • Print a 5x7 photo from each year
  • Use the double-stick tape to secure the ruler to the wall
  • Every birthday, measure your child’s height and mark the spot with a bit of masking tape
  • Add a sticker with the year to the bottom of the frame
  • Using an adhesive hook, hang the frame next to where you marked your child’s height. Repeat every year.


      TIP: When picking frames, use a color to match the room where the growth stick is displayed.

      Don’t forget to include the baby announcement!