Having engagement photos is the best way to remember and celebrate a momentous event in your life. If your photography package includes this photoshoot, then go ahead and follow these tips to make your engagement pictures truly wonderful!
Your engagement photos should be a fun, less formal precursor to your wedding day photos. You may use these photos for your save-the-dates, your wedding day programs or even your invitations, so you’ll want to look your best. Any important photo op comes with a lot of pressure—choosing what to wear shouldn’t be one of them.
Engagement photo outfit tips:
- Choose your outfits ahead of time, so you aren’t scrambling to find pieces that go together on the day of.
- Make sure your ensembles work for the season and location of your photos (read: no stilettos on the beach or bare arms in the snow).
- Express your personal style—the more confident you feel, the better your photos will turn out.
At the very least, your engagement photos are a perfect opportunity to capture some sweet moments between you and your fiancé (while looking really good). Check out some of our favorite engagement photo outfits below.
Engagement Photo Outfits for Summer
Weddings are in the air during this sunny season, but it’s also an ideal time to shoot your engagement photos, especially if you want a beachy backdrop or cloudless, rustic setting. If you’re opting for the great outdoors, flat shoes, breathable fabrics and shorter hemlines are a must. Whether you like to sport vibrant prints or breezy nautical looks, summer engagement photos are the perfect chance to show off your casual-chic style.