Stumped on what to wear for your engagement photos? You're not alone. As these sentimental snapshots will appear on everything from your save-the-dates to, possibly, your wedding website....to definitely the walls of your first home, it's important to put together a look that feels 100 percent you.
Before you shop your closet or hit the mall, consider these ten incredibly unique (and edgy!) engagement photo outfit ideas! Let's start with my personal favorite...
1. The Amelia White Jumpsuit by Nadine Merabi - $595.00
For the bride who wants to be super fashionable, consider this darling jumpsuit from Nadine Merabi. Look familiar? You've most likely seen it while you've been scrolling instagram. It seems that all the IT girls are wearing it, and judging by the photo above, I completely understand why. Interested to see more? Click here to access the Nadine Merabi Amelia listing! Just one word of warning: it looks as if this company is located in Europe, so check the shipping times before you click "buy"!
2. The Emiliee White Dress from Nadine Merabi - $397
For the bride whose style is effortlessly sexy and chic, look no farther than the Emiliee White Dress from (again) Nadine Merabit. This puff sleeve mini dress says sexy in all the right ways. The best part? It has boning in the body, meaning that you will be held in as you catch side eyes in your pics for years to come. Suddenly determined to make this baby yours? Click here to access the Emiliee White Dress on the Nadine Merabi website now!
3. The Luna Maxi Dress in Pink From For Love and Lemons - $378
For the bride who adores boho fashion, but who can't live without color, check out this billowy, spring-garden-inspired maxi dress from For Love and Lemons. It's stunning to say the least. If you are a bride-to-be who plans on doing her engagement session outside in a garden-like setting, I personally LOVE the idea of wearing this backless, tulle-based piece from the ever-popular For Love and Lemons. Interested to see more of it? YOU MUST! Click here to see more of the Luna Maxi Dress From For Love and Lemons! (Fun fact: it comes in more colors than pink!)
4. The Bustier Gown from Revolve + For Love and Lemons - $359
For the bride who adores black, look at this jaw-dropping bustier dress from Revolve + For Love and Lemons. Pro-tip: if you wear this, your photos are going to come out GORGEOUS, but there is one key to this puzzle that you must have: your soon-to-be-hubby should be in black too. What's that? You had already planned on this? Click HERE to access the black bustier gown from Revolve + For Love and Lemons right now or forever hold your peace.
5. The Santa Maria Dress From Free People - $128
Beachey. Natural. Free. Do these words sound like you? Then your engagement photo style should one thousand percent reflect your unique personality. Love what you are hearing and want more guidance? Check out this darling all-natural dress from Free People. Appropriately titled the Santa Maria dress, this gorgeous, effortlessly sexy dress features dramatic tiered skirt, crochet lace insets and a drawstring waist. The best part? The drawstring at the waist has tassles!!! Interested to see more? Click here to access the Santa Maria dress on the Free People website like yesterday.
5. The Peggy Embroidered Mini Dress From Zimmermann - $384
When it comes to high quality, unmistakable pieces, look no farther than the designer Zimmermann. Fun fact: this dress is actually sold out on the Zimmermann website, but I did some deep diving and found a few third party website that still have it! If you love this innocent, ultra-sophisticated embroidered dress, then please click here to make it yours immediately (before it sells out!)
7. The Camilla White Blazer + Camilla White Pants from Nadine Merabi - $585
Full transparency: I have never personally been a suit girl myself, but I adore women who are. For the engaged girl who wants an ultra-sleek, gender-neutral engagement photo outfit, check out this blazer + slack set from Nadine Merabi. One hundred dollars says that you will be described as fashion forward for years to come. Pro-tip: you have to purchase the jacket separately from the pants. So, in an attempt to be a helpful as possible, here is a link to the jacket and here is a link to the pants!
8. The Hydrangea Tender Floral Maxi Dress from Milla - $650.00
If you just stopped scrolling and your mind went dreamy, that means something. I am not going to lie-- this is my absolute favorite dress in this entire round up. For the bride-to-be who adores an ultra-feminine, semi-Gone-With-The-Wind sort of look, then you HAVE TO SEE THIS DRESS. The best part? It comes in four different colors! Click here to spend at least ten minutes of your life entranced by the Hydrangea Tender Floral Maxi Dress from Milla.
9. The Cheryl 2.0 Mini Gown From Untamed Petals - $198
Looking for a terrific engagement photo dress that will also double as your after-party dress on your wedding day? Look no farther than this adorable tulle mini dress from Untamed Petals! It's called the Cheryl 2.0 mini dress and it's incredible! Click here to access the listing on the Untamed Petals website!
10. The High Tide Mini Shirt Dress From Zimmermann - $1,750
Ok, so we are ending this round up with the most sophisticated option out there: Zimmermann. The truth is, this particular designer offers a myriad of options when it comes to engagement photo dresses--- I just picked the most eye catching one possible. However, if you are loving what you are seeing, please feel free to visit the Zimmermann website to see what other dress options are available. All of Zimmermann's dresses say RICH, buttoned up, and sophisticated in all of the right ways. Click here to access the listing for this particular dress, the High Tide Mini Shirt Dress...but also here to look at ALL THE OTHERS.