• Pamela Yool

A Cake Smash for Ireland | Toronto Photographer

Updated: Aug 14, 2019

Ireland came to my Toronto studio for some cake smash photos just a few weeks shy of her first birthday. Her older sister Goldie had also done her cake smash photos at my studio almost a year earlier. We decided on a simple colour theme of pink and purple and I had the perfect balloon garland made just for her. We added some gold letters to spell o-n-e and a big number 1 for her age!

Most parents will bring their baby in for their First Birthday Cake Smash photoshoot just a few weeks before their first birthday if they are planning on using the portraits for the birthday invites or to display a slideshow of all the photos at the party.

Ireland is such a gorgeous, happy baby - she is almost identical to her older sister; they could almost be twins! They both have the most magnificent sparkling, blue eyes and blonde hair. We decided to dress Ireland up in one of my studio outfits from Cora and Violet to add a little glitter to the setup. This cape and matching gold sequin short-set is definitely one of my favourite outfits - if you know me, you will know that I LOVE sequins and glitter and of course PINK!

Here are some of my favourite images from her cake smash session... Enjoy!

After the cake smash, babies are often messy so we follow up each session with a bubble bath for clean up and take photos while they splash and play. The bubble bath seems to be their favourite part of the session for most babies... and Ireland is no exception: Check out her big smile!

Ask me about our First Birthday Cake Smash Sessions or the Grow with Me packages; with sessions covering the entire first year of your child's life - including newborn, 6 months and first birthday. My boutique photography studio is conveniently located in Toronto. My goal is to capture all these beautiful but fleeting moments of life as beautiful works of art!

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3581A Dundas Street West, 2nd Floor  |  Toronto, Ontario M6S 2S8


(416) 723-5409

Pamela Yool is accredited with NAPCP (National Association of Professional Child Photographers) and was Voted Best Child & Baby Photographer in Toronto and nominated for Best New Emerging Child Photographer of 2018 by NAPCP. She has over 15 years of photographing experience and currently specializes in photographing newborn, children and families. She specializes in taking timeless classic images of your newborn in a calming and safe environment. 


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