Perfect wardrobe ideas for any engagement session

Perfect wardrobe ideas for any engagement session!!!

Have you ever been stuck on what to wear for your engagement session! Have you ever wished for a stylist to help you with all your pre-wedding guest of honor moments.  Here is a peek into a photo-shoot with the Little White Dress that features several perfect wardrobe ideas for any engagement session! Little White Dress will help you with all of your looks for your pre-wedding events will help you be able to focus on your events and look stunning while doing it!

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    • Flowy maxi skirts and dresses are perfect for engagement shoots because they are ultra feminine and effortlessly romantic. The duster gives the look a delicate touch and provides tons of movement (great for photos ops!).
    • LC Lauren Conrad Runway  High Waist Wide-Leg Pants + LC Lauren Conrad Runway Bow High-Low Top
    • This look is perfect for engagement photos, parties and rehearsal dinners alike. As the bride-to-be, it’s fun to wear all white! This combo is super classy, while the high-low hem offers just the right touch of trend.
    • LC Lauren Conrad Runway  Faux-Suede Moto Jacket  + LC Lauren Conrad Runway Eyelash Boatneck Sweater  Ann Taylor Loft Sunglasses, Joe’s Jeans,  Sam Edelman Boots (similar)
    • If you choose to do a casual look for your engagement photos, make sure your outfit is still well tailored and polished. Anything too loose and baggy can swallow you in photos.
    • Top Shop Little White Dress (similar)
    • A little white dress is the perfect solution to all your pre-wedding events! Choose a LWD that expresses your personal style so you feel comfortable and confident. PS – layer a jean jacket over your LWD for wearibilty after the wedding!
    • LC Lauren Conrad Runway  Lace Open-Back Jumpsuit + LC Lauren Conrad Runway Faux-Suede Moto Jacket + Lilly Pulitzer Bow Belt (similar)
    • A jumpsuit is the perfect outfit for the trendy bride-to-be. Choose one that has details like lace and white to make it feel bridal.
    • LC Lauren Conrad Runway Collection Floral Maxi Skirt + LC Lauren Conrad Runway Lace Maxi Duster
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Andy - Beautiful session!

Alex Schon - Ahhhhh I LOVE Longwood 🙂 These engagement session wardrobe ideas are fantastic!!

Lori Foxworth - What a gorgeous shoot! And thanks for the blog about what to wear for an engagement shoot! It’s one of the biggest questions I’m asked from couples and I never know how to answer, now I can just pass this along to them. Beautiful work, great advice, lovely photos!

Carly Fuller - I love the Find Lab. These outfits are GORGEOUS for an engagement session. I especially love the last lace romper with pockets. So chic flattering, girly and timeless <3

Rachel Amelio - These outfits go great with Longwood too! I love these outfit ideas!

Leah - Longwood Gardens is one of my favorite locations and these wardrobe ideas are amazing. I love the different styles that can be worn so flawlessly for an engagement session. The jacket and boots outfit is perfection!

Kelly Loeffler - Love these engagement session wardrobe ideas. Sometimes its hard to decide what to wear and theses outfits photograph beuatifully.

Cathie Berrey-Green - What a beautiful post about what to wear to an engagement session. Such beautiful outfits and all perfect choices. Excellent examples. Thank you for sharing

Parker Radbourne - *le tears* you could photograph anything and I think I would be in love with it. Even slugs. But seriously this is great advice, and more importantly beautiful photographic examples of what looks amazing during engagement sessions! Great advice and photography, as always!

Lori Foxworth - I absolutely adore this post on what to wear for an engagement shoot! The outfits are gorgeous, the advice perfect and the editorial film photography absolutely stunning! I love the bouquets at engagement shoots. Definitely elegant and romantic. Love it!

Amy Elizabeth - Loving this advice for engagement photo wardrobe ideas! Wow. I wish more clients would research what would be good ideas before their engagement session. Great classic looks to go to and love the jumpsuit look!

Little White Dress

I am so excited to introduce Lauren Griffin, the stylist behind Little White Dress She offers personalized wardrobe styling for all the guest-of-honor moments surrounding your wedding. I had the pleasure of photographing Lauren and soon you will be seeing an amazing collaboration that we have been working on together.

http://www.shoplittlewhitedress.com

Meet Lauren Griffin—I first fell in love with bridal fashion while working in retail– brides-to-be would come in with a laundry list of outfits they needed for their pre-wedding events. This was my favorite! I happily styled each look and even pulled out my phone to suggest “the perfect shoes” from another brand our boutique. Shhh! 

 
After several more years working in the fashion industry, I was inspired by my own wedding planning to start Little White Dress. I found that between cake tastings, seating charts and most importantly, enjoying being engaged, there was little time left to find the perfect outfit for each event.
 
I knew I couldn’t be the only stylish bride overwhelmed with finding the perfect outfit for my engagement shoot, bridal shower, rehearsal dinner, etc.! So, Little White Dress was born! I offer personalized wardrobe styling for all the guest-of-honor moments surrounding your wedding.
 
The styling process is fun and simple! First, we’ll go through the style consultation, which is a combination of a style survey, social media share (Pinterest, Facebook, Instagram, etc.), and conversation (via phone, skype or over coffee if you’re local). By this time, I’ll have a really good idea of your personal style, favorite dresses and silhouettes, wedding decor, etc. Depending the service you choose, we’ll work together to come up with the perfect look for your event!
 
It’s my goal to help you feel comfortable, confident and stylish leading up to your big day! Stayed tuned for a fun giveaway!! You won’t want to miss this!!
 

Jenny McQueen - I have recently started working with a wardrobe stylist for shoots as well, and I’m really excited to see other photogs doing this!!

Andrea - Gorgeous collaboration, Ashlee! I’m sure that you and little white dress will make a great team to help your gorgeous and busy brides look beautifully styled during all of their pre wedding events!

Amy Santos - What a great job to have! I wish all my weddings would have a stylist helping the guests of honor. Little White Dress seems like a wonderful and helpful company for the wedding world. Your photographs present her in such a natural professional way! Great work.

Parker - Thanks to your blog post I just spent 30 minutes on Shop Little White Dress’s website! A wedding stylist, such a great idea for brides (and grooms) who are like me, not pros at styling. For such a huge and important life event, you want to look your best. Thanks for showcasing this wedding stylist, the photographs are beautiful and I love the concept!

Eddie - Thanks so much for sharing! I too just spent some time on the little white dress. A stylist seems like a great idea!

Tracey Ahrendt - Love the colors and the fashion. Beautiful photography! Well done

Lori Foxworth - Your stylized shoots are absolutely perfect. Gorgeous collaboration with Little White Dress. Beautiful wedding photography as always!

Winterthur Gardens

Winterthur Gardens is one of the most beautiful outdoor gardens to have an elegant wedding affair. I was so excited to hear that Michelle and Dan were having both there ceremony and reception at Winterthur. From the gorgeous gardens to the reflecting pond it makes for the most beautiful photographs. This Winterthur garden wedding was nothing short of Winterthur’s usual genius, due to the rain the staff quickly moved the ceremony indoors and created an absolutely magical ceremony. Luckily, Michelle and Dan chose to have a first look reveal and we were able to capture an array of photographs of the two of them together prior to the thunderstorms. I am so excited to share this stunning garden wedding. This is the perfect inspiration for brides looking for a gorgeous outdoor wedding. Take a look at these beautiful photographs and I promise you will not be disappointed!!

Venue: Winterthur

Event Coordinator: Melissa Sapio

Makeup Artist: Makeup by Katie Marie

Bridal Gown:Bridal Garden

Grooms Attire: Mens Warehouse

Cake: Denise Hall

Stationary Suite: Minted.com

Flower Designs:Flowers by Yukie

Hair: Kristin Kamarauskas Blu Salon and Spa

Processing: ThefindLab

 




Are you engaged and looking for a photographer for your wedding?  I’d love to chat about if we might be a good match!  Send me a message and we’ll get in touch!

Eddie - What a stunning wedding! The first look on the stairs was captured awesomely.

Andrea - This Winterthur garden wedding photography is spectacular, Ashlee! I love the engagement ring photograph on the pearls! Amazing details!

Amy Santos - You sure did Winterthur Garden justice! This wedding seemed beautiful already, but the way you brought life to all the details is incredible. The first look is touching and everything was perfectly captured all the way until the last night shot!

Amanda - Oh my gosh, that first look spot!!! These are so dreamy Ashlee!

Andy - Love this. Beautiful wedding.

Carly Fuller - What an elegant wedding at the Winterthur Gardens.

Samantha - What a gorgeous Winterthur Gardens wedding! I absolutely love the bridal details and gorgeous portraits

Krista - GORGEOUS photos of a beautiful wedding! So much emotion!! That stunning cake looks too perfect to eat!

Lori Foxworth - What stunning wedding photography from Winterthur Gardens, and a perfect venue for your photography. Elegant, beautiful and classic. Details, first look, and stunning shots of the venue. Beautiful work as always!

Dreamy Philadelphia Wedding

This dreamy Philadelphia wedding started off in Old City with a first look at Elfreth’s Alley. Elfreth’s Alley is a street in Philadelphia which is referred to as “Our nation’s oldest residential street (and is the perfect backdrop for photographs). This wedding was lovely in so many ways. Erica and Daniel planned the perfect day for traveling around the city for photographs. I love when my couples decide to do a first look to allow more time for pictures ( especially for a Philadelphia wedding).  The two of them make a perfect pair. We headed to Independence Park for formal portraits then to the Tendenza (in the Northern Liberties Section of Philadelphia, PA) for the most dreamy romantic ceremony. The Tendenza is one of Philadelphia’s hottest wedding venues! If you are looking for the perfect Philadelphia venue with a modern twist this is the perfect place.

Portrait Locations: Elfreths Alley ; Independence Park

Shoes: Nina

Reception: Tendenza

Love how Erica incorporated pictures of a loved one onto her bouquet!!

Gorgeous view of the city!


Congrats Erica and Daniel!!

Are you engaged and looking for a photographer for your wedding?  I’d love to chat about if we might be a good match!  Send me a message and we’ll get in touch!

Cassie Xie - Dreamy is totally right! This couple’s high-end wedding is so elegant and classic and you perfectly captured that feeling. The details are so crisp and well-lit, and the group bridal party shots are too much fun! As a bride, I’d be so happy to receive such loving photos of my husband and I on our big day. That final image!!! I DIE. You rocked this wedding!!!

Andrea - This wedding is just dripping with elegant and glamorous details :). Love the classic but dramatic bridesmaids dresses and decor. Beautiful high end philly wedding photos, Ashlee!

Kelly Loeffler - Such an elegant and Classy wedding and your images are stunning. Your bridal portraits are so light and beautiful. and the end picture is perfect

Parker - This wedding is stunning. You’re not only a strong portrait photographer, but your detail and location shots leave nothing to be desired. You are a wedding photographer that any bride would be lucky to work with! Calling this wedding dreamy is an understatement, it’s cloud nine dreamy!

Chad Heller - Your eye for detail and those special moments is incredible! I love love love the shot of the taxi! Awesome job, you should be so proud of your talent!

Marie - Beautifully photographed classy wedding! You did an amazing job! Loved every photo!

Katie - Love those detail shots!

Tracy - Gorgeous and dreamy!! That last image is everything. Bride is a lucky girl to have these.

Katie Whitcomb - This is beautiful. Great job capturing their amazing day!

Nicole Caudle - This wedding was beautiful!! Definitely dreamy!

Amy Santos - Ashlee, your detail work is *so* on point! And that first look! Your setup for the group shot, the portraits, I could keep going 😉 I think I will. The reception lighting is gorgeous. The chairs the bride and groom chose for the reception are so unique! And to end with that night portrait with the taxi.. this was a dreamy Philadelphia wedding indeed!

Rustic Glam Wedding-Ash Mill Farm

I am swooning over the portraits we were able to take at Ash Mill Farms for this gorgeous rustic glam wedding. This wedding is the perfect inspiration for brides wanting to bring a rustic romantic feel to there wedding day. Carrie Anne’s vision for wild flowers and adding a bit of glamour came together perfectly. She traveled on a road trip over the summer to New Orleans where she was inspired to try on Sue Wong designers wedding gowns. She knew then she had found the perfect gown. This amazing dress has beading detail and flows perfectly for a bride looking for a dress that is not so traditional. This Gatsby glamour look was completed with a rhinestone headband and greek goddess sandals. We started off with a first look for Carrie Anne and Nick at Peddlers Village then headed to Ash Mill farms for formal portraits. This location made for a stunning backdrop. To our surprise there was even a magical swing for the gorgeous couple to have fun with. Nick wore his navy whites and was looking great! It was the perfect day for an outdoor ceremony. Under a rod iron gazebo the two were wed then it was off to the Warrington Country Club to dance the night away. Carrie Anne even had personal touches that were fabulous such as a fun photo booth with props for guests to interact.

 

Portrait Location: Ash Mill Farm

Reception Location: Warrington Country Club

Makeup/hairstylist: Kimberly Senick

Headpiece: BlueSkyHorizons

Dress Designer: BHLDN – Sue Wong Designer

Wedding Shoes: Bella Belle Shoes

Dress Store: Violets Nola

Floral Design: Dominic Grazianos

Processing: TheFindLab

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Paul J. Spetrini - Ashlee, I love this gallery. What a great look and feel to these photos. I love the unique combination of the inked bride and the very traditional military groom and the lighting for a lot of these is awesome.
Gives the photos a really cool and distinctive flavor.
Great job!

Sheila DeNardo - As grandmother of the groom, and now grandmother to Carrie Anne, and grandmother to two of the groomsmen, I have to say that in knowing them, you captured their personalities. These photos are absolutely beautiful! I love how natural they are, and by saying that I mean that there is no stiffness to the subjects, they all look happy and non posed. Beautiful!

Amy Santos - Rustic romance is right! What a great gallery of wedding photography at Ash Mill Farm. All the details blend so well together and that ceremony was so full of light! Beautiful work.

Parker - What a beautiful rustic, yet glamorous, wedding! I love the American flags in the background in your portraits.

Ailecia Ruscin - What beautiful wedding photography at Ash Mill Farm! I love your muted tones and who doesn’t love a patriotic wedding with a groom in uniform! Beautiful shots, exquisite composition and editing. I love your bridal portraits and attention to detail. Congratulations to the newlyweds!

Lori Foxworth - Absolutely gorgeous! Ash Mill Farm was the perfect wedding venue for a glamorous, rustic wedding. The bride’s Sue Wong dress was a perfect match for your film work. I always love your portraits and details. Stunning work as always!

Andrea - The hand beading on the Sue Wong wedding gown is amazing! Beautiful wedding photography, Ashlee

Cassie Xie - That dress! That headpiece! And man oh man, I love a groom in uniform 🙂 The scenery and trees at the Ash Mill Farm are beautiful! The ivy walls are so pretty and you did such a great job capturing the natural peace of the location. You can tell the couple had such a wonderful day, such great photos!!

Kelly Loeffler - Love your style. the beautiful light in these pictures, I love it! This brides dress is so different and I love the detail on it. The swing pictures are my favorite. the way you capture the the look in their eyes when they see each other is perfect. You did a great job on this wedding.