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Best 3 Outfit Tips For Your Boston Baby Photography Session

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Planning outfits for your Boston baby photography session? Want to know the easiest way to get portraits that feel soft and timeless? Choose your outfits WISELY! Certain colors and styles lend themselves better to simple and classic vibes.  Here are 3 things to keep in mind while shopping and/or going through your closet!

 

Being intentional when selecting outfits for your Boston baby photography session is so important. If there is one thing that will have the most impact on the overall feel of your images, it’s clothing choice. Visually overwhelming outfit selections will take interest away from your sweet little one and the rest of your family. Avoid busy patterns and clothes with characters, text or logos on them. 

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Neutral and pastel colors are ideal when searching for baby and kids’ clothing options. Neutrals keep skin tones looking true to life and help minimize harsh color casts. Consider pastels, creams and whites when selecting your colors as a softer palette will lend itself better to the light and classic style

 

The idea behind keeping outfits simple and using soft colors is two-fold. Yes, these things are important because they highlight the subject and photograph well– but they also make coordinating with others MUCH easier. At your Boston baby photography session we won’t just be photographing your baby- your family is included, too! So, we have to keep the outfits of everyone in mind when planning. Simpler pieces are easy to layer and pair with other outfits. 

 

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Want more inspiration? My Pinterest page is full of style boards and outfits for you to check out as you plan your upcoming photo session. I love being able to share these styling tips and tricks with you. Head on over to Pinterest and take a look: Take me to Pinterest, please!

 

…interested in working together for your Boston baby photography needs?

If you’re searching for a Boston photographer who specializes in soft, simplistic portraits filled with connection, we may be a good fit. From a curated wardrobe and light-filled studio space to custom heirloom artwork design, we offer a truly full-service portrait experience for busy Boston moms and their modern families. I’m currently booking 2024 maternity, newborn and family sessions: click here to get in touch!  

 

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Over the next several weeks, I’ll be highlighting other photographer’s work and sharing some of their tips + tricks with you. You don’t want to miss this post from Seattle photographer Becky Langseth, featuring her favorite family and maternity photo session location: Mukilteo Lighthouse Park.

 

Thank you so much for stopping by! I hope you enjoyed my “Best 3 Outfit Tips For Your Boston Baby Photography Session” feature.

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Molly Katherine is a newborn photographer serving families in Boston and MetroWest MA. Molly provides a full-service experience ideal for busy Boston moms and their modern families. With a curated wardrobe, light-filled studio space and custom heirloom artwork design, Molly serves her clients well every step of the way. If you are drawn to simplistic, connection-filled images and are searching for a Boston maternity or newborn photographer, we may be a great fit.

I’d love to connect and share more about my process with you! To reserve your 2023 maternity or newborn portraits, please visit Molly Katherine Photography or reach out directly to mollykatherinephotography@gmail.com.

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Molly serves Greater Boston, Middlesex and Worcester counties including: Brookline | Belmont | Natick | Needham | Weston | Wellesley | Sherborn | Hopkinton | Westborough | Grafton and beyond

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  1. Love all these styles. A great way to plan for baby photos.

  2. I love your style! Creating style boards for clients make a huge difference and yours are so well thought out and planned!

  3. Becky says:

    I love these color palettes and great info. Simplicity really helps take the stress out of planing outfits too! Thanks!

  4. This is so helpful, I really appreciate all of the style boards! Super helpful for a visual person like me.

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Mom, Wife + Boston Newborn Photographer

I'm so happy you're here! I'm a mom of two (identical twin boys!) and have been married to my husband for 7 years. I believe iced coffee should be enjoyed year-round and I will die *well-caffeinated* on this hill.

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