Make Custom Instagram Highlight Covers

IG Highlight Covers Tutorial

You know those little circles you see underneath your IG profile bio? Those little circles – aka your highlight covers – are a great way to categorize your stories and make your profile really pop. Creating a uniform aesthetic for your story highlights can be a great way to express your style and draw attention to your favorite stories. Here’s how you can quickly and easily use PicCollage to customize your Instagram Story Highlights! 

  1. Start a collage on 1:1 canvas size.
  2. Pick your favorite background or sticker pack from PicCollage.
  3. Make sure the sticker is centered.
  4. Save the collage to your phone.
  5. Go to your Instagram account and tap on the Highlight cover you want to change.
  6. Tap “More” at the bottom right corner of your screen.
  7. Tap “Edit Highlight”, follow by “Edit Cover”.
  8. Tap “Photo Gallery” icon and choose the photo you want to use as a cover.
  9. Repeat Step 5-8 for your other Highlights.
  10. Voilà! You’ve got yourself a brand new Instagram look.

With over 5,000 stickers and 3,000 backgrounds in the app, we’ve got you covered. Here are a couple of ideas to get your creative juices flowing:

For the Nature Buff: Forest Handbook Stickers
IG Highlight Covers
For the Artist: Scraps and Strokes Stickers
IG Highlight Covers
For the Summer Lover: Good Vibes and Verano Fresco Stickers
IG Highlight Covers
For the Minimalist: Speckled Paper Backgrounds
IG Highlight Covers
For the Dreamer: Shimmering Skies Backgrounds
IG Highlight Covers
For the Literalist: Sunkissed Script Font
IG Highlight Covers
We paired the font with our free starter-pack backgrounds.

We hope you enjoyed this tutorial! We’d love to see what you came up with. Tag us @piccollage and use #mypiccollage so we can see your creations!

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