Tutu boutique : Best cake smash outfits

High fashion tutus and petti skirts, size 9-12 months, for first birthday photo shoots. This curation by The Clever Life features tips and resources for the best pastel color combinations ideal for light brown skin tones to make the most of a photo shoot and studio projects.

Pastel pink, grey, blue and white anchor this color palette. Add bold pops of color with berry or fuscia pinks, and turquoise blues. Muted accents range in champaigne, rose pinks and creams. 

Boho Baby Girl First Birthday

The web's best multicolor tutus, headbands and hair bows for cake smash outfits. Buy unique birthday-themed photo staging props, infant tutus, headbands and balloons for home photography studios and photo booths.

Prep Early

The best tutus are often custom, handmade items. Shop early to factor in questions, special requests, turnaround time and shipping time.


Tulle can be itchy and cumbersome for babies and toddlers. When shopping for baby girl tutus, look for: 

  • waistband material and durability
  • skirt and ribbon material
  • prompt replies from shop
  • timely shipping options

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cake smash tutu baby girl first birthday

Headbands, Hats + Hair Bows

Make your birthday portrait pop with a bold headpiece. Oversized bows are particularly fun for baby girls, and many bows can be purchased separately with a clip to fasten onto a headband of your choice.

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Confetti balloons photo prop supply

Balloons, Candles + Cake Toppers

Add drama to birthday photo shoots with interactive objects. Capture candid moments while your baby girl is playing with balloons, and use candle and cake topper details to tell the birthday story (age and interests).

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Photos by Kristen Nicole Martin. Tutu by Sunday Bowtique, Headband by Three Does' Bows, Balloons by Buttercup Blossom