We here at Instasize are constantly keeping our eyes peeled for what’s next in photo editing. As a photo editing app, we pride ourselves in our various functionalities, some of them being our free crop/border adjustment. As the realms of social media posting continuously expand, users and influencers alike are constantly looking for new and innovative ways to make their mark.

A recent editing trend we noticed is the “Square White Border” around photos phenomena. Don’t know what we’re talking about, no worries, here are some examples:

The blogger aesthetic is constantly evolving, and we’re happy to see our tools being used during the process. Want to replicate this look for your own Instagram page? Follow these steps to achieve the perfect square border around your photos:

White Border Trend Step 2

How to Make a White Border with Instasize

  • Step 1: Make sure your photo is already taken in “square mode”, or open our cropping section of the app and select the “SQUARE” option and we’ll take care of it for you.

  • White Border Trend Step 1

  • Step 2: Select the border icon (square within a square) and choose desired width.

  • White Border Trend Step 2

  • Step 3: Share directly from the app to your various social media platforms and there you have it! Don't forget to tag us in your edits for a chance at being featured on our Instagram feed. Looking for ways to boost engagement on your uploaded Instagram photos?

Check out our "How to Boost Instagram Engagement Rates for Your Content" article.