Deciding what to wear in your photos can be a challenge. These are images you are going to hang on your walls and cherish for years to come. It can seem overwhelming when considering what to wear, but it doesn’t need to be. Use these tips to help you pick out the perfect wardrobe for you and your family.
- Coordinating colours not matching
Pick a couple of colours and choose colours that will fit in this colour scheme.
- Look at your home décor
Do you like bright colours? Neutrals? Since you will be hanging these photos in your house you want to make sure the colours of your clothes go with the colour scheme of your home.
- Don’t forget to accessories
Accessories not only add to your outfit, but they can be fun to use in photos.
- Limit Patterns
Not everyone in the photo should wear patterns as it may distract from the final image.
- Look for clothing collections
For children’s clothes have colour coordinating collections.
- Plan ahead
Once you book your session, start thinking of the clothes right away. You may think certain clothes will fit your children or that one dress is clean. If you wait until the day of or the day before you may run into an issue of clothes not fitting, being dirty or need to dry cleaned.
- Say no to characters
Your little one may love their Toy Story shirt, but you may want to skip it for the family photo session. Just like patterns, characters on shirts can be pretty distracting and date the portrait.
- Think classic
These photos will be hanging on your walls and treasured for years to come. By choosing simple, classic clothes you will help give your images a timeless feel.