Parenting Eight Months Old (Eleanor’s Monthly Photo) (I’ll be taking a photo of Eleanor sitting in the Eames rocker and wearing her pin each month until she’s two years old.) Previous Photos One Month Old • Two Months Old • Three Months Old • Four Months Old • Five Months Old • Six Months Old • Seven Months Old • View All On December 29, 2009 43 You Might Also Like... The 4-6 Weeks Project (Week Six) September 30, 2014 Six Months Old (Eleanor’s Monthly Photo) October 29, 2009 Eleanor Chose Her Own Clothes Today June 2, 2011 Previous Post We're Up To Something Next Post My Office No Longer Looks Like This 43 Comments Reply Jacky Hackett December 29, 2009 at 2:50 pm Love these pictures. Do you, or will you be, selling those pins in your store? I think they would make such a great baby gift. Reply uchenna December 29, 2009 at 2:53 pm great collage nicole! Reply COCOCOZY December 29, 2009 at 3:12 pm What a cutie! Coco Reply Sandra December 29, 2009 at 3:15 pm Sure is growing up fast! And she loves her mommy’s taste in xmas trees. :) Reply Viv December 29, 2009 at 3:40 pm Adorable. I think it is going to get harder to keep her still for a photograph as she gets older. Reply Carm December 29, 2009 at 3:54 pm I think this might be my favorite one! I just love how she’s reaching over to play with the tree. Well done! Reply Nancy December 29, 2009 at 4:49 pm She’s adorable, and you will cherish these photos forever! What a wondeful idea – great styling too :) thank you for sharing! Reply Terri December 29, 2009 at 4:53 pm She’s beautiful! Reply Anna December 29, 2009 at 5:17 pm Oh, what creamy, pinky, goodness! Love, love the photos. Reply Christina December 29, 2009 at 5:22 pm Just lovely! Such a clever shot to show that it was Christmas with out being overwhelming. :) Reply Audrie December 29, 2009 at 5:32 pm She’s so gorgeous! Those chub chub legs are just delicious. Reply Bonnie December 29, 2009 at 5:34 pm If I run into you in Oak Park/Chicago, may I give sweet Eleanor a big squeeze? These photos bring back such dear memories of my sweet, squeezable babes! Reply Jen P. December 29, 2009 at 6:44 pm This is so precious with her admiring the tree! Reply rachel December 29, 2009 at 6:48 pm i love her adorable chubby legs!!! Reply Kathleen December 29, 2009 at 7:01 pm I can’t believe after 8 months of these adorable photos that I’m still on the pill. Reply catpower December 29, 2009 at 8:04 pm Awww…. I am gonna copy this when i have a baby! I am currently searching for the father. :) PS- where is that rug from. I want. Reply Grace December 29, 2009 at 9:23 pm I LOVE this one! What a great display of her personality. :) Reply Carly December 29, 2009 at 9:45 pm This is an absolutely adorable idea! Reply Vic December 29, 2009 at 10:24 pm What a wonderful idea… and such an amazing way to track the growth of your beautiful daughter! These photos will definitely be something she treasures when she is older. Reply fusun December 30, 2009 at 6:33 am Dear Nicole,Your blog very nice.I like it and your daughter is so gorgeous. Reply Caitlin December 30, 2009 at 8:10 am I love how she’s toying with the Christmas tree! Reply Amanda December 30, 2009 at 9:46 am She’s too cute. I love how she’s playing with the tree and isn’t focusing on the camera. Oh distractions. What do you plan on doing with these photos at the 2 year mark? I think it would be adorable to make a book out of them! Reply luuve December 30, 2009 at 10:04 am she is adorable..i love how she looks like she’s casually relaxing on the rocker! lol super cute… Reply jbhat December 30, 2009 at 11:12 am What a shot! I want to munch on her leggies. So plump and inviting! Reply Quinn December 30, 2009 at 11:21 am Love this idea!! She is so beautiful!! And, I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE your pink walls. Reply Nuit December 30, 2009 at 12:41 pm THIs one is my favorite, she is such a good model! and getting more and more gorgeous everyday… just lovely =D Reply Cat December 30, 2009 at 1:50 pm Aww, she’s such a little character! Congratulations again – she’s beautiful! Reply Katherine aka. Urban Flea December 30, 2009 at 2:01 pm that’s such a wonderful series of photos! what a cutie pie! congrats on the homie nomination my dear! xo katherine aka. urban flea :) Reply robin December 30, 2009 at 8:33 pm precious :O) Reply amyks January 2, 2010 at 9:35 am Love that picture! Reply Natasha January 4, 2010 at 6:57 pm I love how the progression of photos really illustrates her developmental milestones – at 4 months, she’s putting everything in her mouth (teething), at 6 months she is sitting up by herself and at 8 months she starting to get mobile and is grabbing for everything in sight. I also have an 8 month old daughter and she is into everything. I love your blog and voted for you in the Homies today. Good luck! Reply Bria Erskine January 5, 2010 at 7:54 am Just came across your site from Apartment Therapy…love it. What a great idea for tracking the growth of your little one. Wish I had thought of that :) Congrats on the nomination. Reply kristen_verity January 5, 2010 at 9:43 pm The legs! The legs! Sigh. Reply Danette January 9, 2010 at 7:08 pm Oh my goodness. She is adorable. Love the photos, very well done. I will keep up with her progress….;) Reply Erika January 13, 2010 at 2:15 pm hello! Your daughter is absolutely adorable! I was just wondering about the gold leaves on the end table in the background. Is that a tree? Individual branches? Not tree-y at all? I’m asking because my grandparents had a gold metal tree with lots of little gold leaves like that, that I’m trying and trying to find but no one has a clue what I’m talking about. It was circa late 60s early 70s. And the gold leaves in this picture, whatever they’re attached to, look like the same gold leaves from this tree I’m so earnestly searching for. So…just wondering where you got it! Thanks! Reply Natalie January 13, 2010 at 11:16 pm What a great idea…and the composition of the photo is perfect, too. Adore your blog – you are one talented lady! xo Reply Ludmila January 15, 2010 at 2:28 pm ADORABLE!!!Your girl is too cute,little angel!!! Reply Portrait – January 20, 2010 January 20, 2010 at 10:47 pm […] by Eleanor over at Making It Lovely, I decided to take a picture of Sydney every month — on the 20th — to document her […] Reply Come on, make it lovely. « Maundering Me January 21, 2010 at 8:29 am […] the so-so.” The website often covers home decor, but also discusses fashion, art, photography, crafts, and […] Reply ning fathia January 23, 2010 at 3:59 am aaaw Eleanor look better each month, or is it just me? Great idea, I love photographing my baby each month too, but never thought of using the same props, the same lighting, and the same dress every month. LOVE IT! 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