Now that Thanksgiving is over, and the mad dash of Black Friday and Cyber Monday has settled, it’s safe to say that the holidays are officially here. Yep, it’s the MOST wonderful time of the year! ‘Tis the season for family and friends getting together. There are dinner parties galore, hot cocoa bars, decorating the Christmas tree, presents to wrap and more!


We want to make this holiday season extra special by making sure we’re capturing all of those “merry and bright” moments with you! Time for a little holiday Instagram challenge!


  • Now until January 3, 2017, share your creative holiday photos with us on Instagram. (Psst! If your photo includes friends and family, don’t forget to ask their permission before submitting!)
  • Tag your photos with @britandco and use the hashtags #bcholiday and #contest.
  • On January 4, 2017, we’ll announce three (3) winners! We will pick winners based on creativity, originality and holiday spirit!
  • Each winner will get a special regram, a $100 VISA Gift Card and a B+C online class of their choice. Woot!

So what are you waiting for? Follow us on Instagram and start snapping those festive photos!



We have a few fun holiday photo ideas to get you started:

  • Ugly sweater party outfits
  • A cheers on New Year’s Eve
  • Holiday headbands with your bestie
  • Sisters in Santa hats (or your adorable puppy!)
  • All wrapped up in Christmas lights
  • Make like Rudolph with red ornaments held up to your nose
  • Add festive-shaped bokeh to your photo (free download inside!)

Get creative and start sharing your holiday photos with us today!


Pick your fave from our ever-so-popular photography courses below.


1. Photo Styling Online Class ($29): Tap into the secret behind making a “meh” photo into an awesome Instagram photo. Psst! All you need is a little styling and editing help. And guess what? You just need your smartphone!


2. Intro to DSLR Photography Online Class ($39): Learn how to finally use that fancy DSLR camera that you got last Christmas! And this year, use your new shutterbug skills to take lovely holiday photos you’ll be proud to share!


3. Portrait Photography Online Class ($29): Save a little money on your holiday cards this year and learn how to take your own family photo.


NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Must be a U.S. resident and be age 18 or over to enter. Entries will be accepted starting at 12AM GMT on 12/05/16 and ending at 12AM GMT on 1/03/16. Full official rules HERE.