After downloading the free Mimeo Photos app in the Mac App Store, follow these steps to start creating your custom calendar.

1. Select Your Photos

Select photos or an entire album that you would like to include in your calendar.

Pro tip: If you would like to add more photos after creating your calendar project you can easily do so by dragging and dropping photos into your project.

2. Create Your Calendar Project

Click the plus icon (+) next to My Projects and then select Calendar → Mimeo Photos.

Your new calendar project will automatically open, tightly integrated in the Photos App.

3. Choose Calendar Preferences

Select the starting month, year, number of months and what day of the week your calendar will start on. You can also choose to include regional holidays.

For a list of the regions supported for holidays with Mimeo Photos, check out this article.

4. Toggle Autofill Preference

The autofill feature automatically places your photos throughout your calendar. By disabling autofill on the top right corner when prompted to select a theme, you will be able to place your images into the calendar layouts manually.

5. Select Your Calendar Theme

Mimeo Photos offers countless themes (including your identical Apple favorites) to pre-design your calendar with unique layouts, fonts, and colors. And for unlimited creativity, start from scratch with the blank theme.

Note: Calendar themes cannot be changed after you click Select

6. Customize Your Calendar

Customize your calendar with additional edits, adjustments, and designs. Mimeo Photos offers countless layouts, background colors, text options, and more to create a calendar exactly to your imagination. Even try adding a photo on the back cover!

For more creating and editing tips, check out our helpful articles here.

7. Add Special Events

Add special events to specific dates on your calendar with Mimeo Photos. 

  1. Select the “Events” button on the right-hand panel
  2. Navigate to the month of your event
  3. Click “Add New Event”, select the date, and add either text or an image

8. Ordering Your Calendar

After your calendar is ready to print, select the “Buy” button on the top right corner. 

After inputting shipping and credit card information, you can also adjust the quantity of your order and enter a promo code before placing your order. 

Looking for more information about creating custom calendars? You may find the answers to these FAQs helpful:

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