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Instantgram.me Review (#instantgramit)



What is instantgram.me?  
Instantgram is a personalized printing service that turns your Instagram images into lovely little magnets. Pictures are uploaded online and the cute magnets are delivered straight to the door. Each Instantgram Magnet is 5cm x 5cm / 1.97in X 1.97in.
Additionally, Instantgram offers printing of "Squares":
Each set of Squares contain 24 photos (10.16cm x 10.16cm / 4 x 4 inches). A set of Mini-Squares contain 48 photos (6.35cm x 6.35cm / 2.5 x 2.5 inches). You can print as many copies of individual images as you like.
Both the magnets and the "squares" cost $17 (US), which includes the cost of shipping.

I opted for the 5cm x 5cm magnets. The website says that the pictures on the magnets are "approximately the same size as they appear on your iPhone." Interesting, right?

Here are some side-by-side comparisons of my Instagram pictures with the corresponding magnets sent by Instantgram. The left side is the actual Instagram photo taken with my iPhone, the right is the magnet that I received from Instantgram.me:









I know that it's hard to see given the relatively poor quality of my pictures-of-pictures, but the magnets really did turn out great.

Overall, I would say that the Instantgram.me service is really good. The only drawback I found is that the company is based in Istanbul, Turkey, so it did take quite some time for the package to arrive at my home in Pennsylvania. However, in Instantgram's defense, their website clearly states "estimated delivery time is 10-21 business days, depending on region". My delivery time was 18 days.

So, unless you are in an extreme rush to get your tiny magnets, I think that the package is well-worth the price.

Lastly, I thought that it was a nice touch to add a multi-lingual 'thank-you' card in the shipment:



Head on over to Instantgram.me for more information -- and happy Instagramming!