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Picking out outfits for your engagement session can be a struggle, and super stressful. And it can be even more difficult to pick out your Fall engagement session outfits, because there are so many other colors to think about! Here are some of my favorite fall engagement session outfits from past sessions to help you […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Denver Engagement Session, Engagement

My Favorite Fall Engagement Session Outfits

All week before this session it was sunny and clear and beautiful, and then I wake up the morning of Kathryn & Tanner’s Chautauqua engagement session, and of course, it’s raining. But I was so excited for this session, no way was I going to reschedule it! Luckily, the weather cooperated with us and we […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Chautauqua Engagement Session – Kathryn and Tanner

Imagine spending 2 hours editing a session to completion, getting ready to blog it, and then realizing that you exported your images at the WRONG SIZE and you’ll have to re-edit the whole thing! UGHHHH That was my life last night. Frustrating to say the least, but my own dang fault. So today, I spent […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Matthews Winters Park Engagement Session – Emily & Parker

Where do I start?! That location, that light, these two!! Kayce and Chico were a dream to photograph at Wonderland Lake in Boulder! They were so stinking cute together! I love summer sessions so much, there’s just something about that light that doesn’t happen during the other seasons. I’m just crazy about it! But I’ll […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Wonderland Lake Engagement Session – Kayce and Chico

I love engagement session so much!! These mountain engagement photos for Chi and Brenda was no exception. In fact, I might have even loved it a little more than I usually do because these two were SO much fun to hang out with!! I was laughing the whole session long! These two were complete naturals […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Mountain Engagement Photos – Chi and Brenda

Ok, let’s talk engagement photo outfits! This is probably the number one question I get around engagement photos and it’s a super important one! I know a lot of couples struggle with picking engagement photo outfits. It can be really challenging, especially if you don’t know what photographs well and what doesn’t. Don’t feel bad […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Denver Engagement Session, Destination Engagement Session, Engagement, Wedding Planning Tips

Engagement Photo Outfits – What to Wear to Your Engagement Session

I don’t use the word windy as a negative here. Cody and Alyssa’s windy mountain engagement session was one for the books, and it was all thanks to that wind! Alyssa’s red dress was perfect. Literally perfect. It looked amazing on her, and that full skirt flowed beautifully in the wind. We had so much fun tossing […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Windy Mountain Engagement Session – Cody and Alyssa

Carli and Matt’s mountain engagement session was so much fun! It was coooooold, but they rocked it out anyway! I’ve known Carli for years and it was so incredible to see her so happy with Matt! They were laughing the whole session long, in between the shivers! And Carli looked so stunning in that black […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Mountain Engagement Session – Carli & Matt

Fall is  my favorite!! I love that chill in the air and the changing leaves. I love wearing my sweaters, scarves, and boots! And mostly, I love a good fall engagement session. And Kayla and Adam’s fall engagement session was no exception. We had just the perfect amount of fall color and Kayla’s blue dress […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Denver Engagement Session, Engagement

Fall Engagement Session – Kayla & Adam

These two lovebirds are getting married in just 8 short days, and considering that they are some of my very best friends, I felt we needed to do yet another engagement session to celebrate! I wanted to play around with a new location, and they happily obliged me! This Boulder engagement session is one of […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Boulder Engagement Session – Mallory & Aaron