If you’re planning a boudoir session, it’s natural to be a little nervous. Not only are you thinking that you have to figure out how to pose in ways that flatter your body, but you also have to pick out the right outfits that make you feel comfortable and confident. But hey, I got you on the posing so let's just let go of that stressful thought. This article is here to help with some tips on the outfit selection part and **spoiler alert**, after each client books, they get a list of recommended places to shop for lingerie from me to help out as well as some helpful tips on how to be ready for your session. So when it comes to choosing the perfect boudoir outfit, it’s all about finding the balance between sexy and subtle. Here’s how you can find the right outfit for the perfect boudoir session:
1. Choose a splash of color. When picking out the perfect outfit for your boudoir session, the first thing to consider is the color palette. Color can have a huge impact on the aesthetic of a photo, so it’s important to pick your favorite shades that will make you feel beautiful and confident. Opt for colors that flatter your skin tone, such as pastels or jewel tones, and don’t be afraid to bring in a pop of color for a more exciting look.
2. Consider the various cuts and silhouettes. Choose silhouettes that make you feel confident. Tight-fitting pieces will often accentuate curves and showcase your body’s natural beauty, while looser pieces can be more comfortable, elegeantly soft
and still look stunning in photos. Consider different cuts like off-the-shoulder, strapless, v-neck, etc., and see which one you feel most comfortable in.
3. Accessorize with lingerie. Lingerie can add a sultry and feminine touch to any boudoir session. Whether it’s a lacy bralette, a ruffled thong, or a sexy bodysuit, lingerie will help to complete your look and make it more visually stunning. A few pieces of lingerie can instantly make any outfit feel more edgy and photogenic.
4. Think about the fabrics. Choosing the right fabric is also important when picking out the perfect boudoir outfit. Go for fabrics that not only look beautiful, but also feel comfortable against your skin. Choose materials like silk, lace, and satin that will drape nicely and flatter your figure in photos.
Overall, picking the right outfit for your boudoir session requires knowing what looks and feels best on your body. Consider colors, cuts, silhouettes, and fabrics, and don't be afraid to go out of your comfort zone...just not so much that you are completely uncomfortable. To explain that a little better, there are outfits that we like but is out of our norm, so it's uncomfortable and that's ok. Then there's something that makes us uncomfortable because the way it fits isn't flattering, makes us fidgit with it trying to make it work and it's just not....that's not the "out of your comfort zone" you want. Wear what makes you feel the most beautiful and confident, even a sweatshirt with lacy undies and long socks can be a relaxed but sultry outfit for you shoot! If you are ever in or around the Springfield Missouri area and looking for a great Boudoir experience then check out all the details at the link below and reach out to me! Can't wait to see what beautiful and bold outfits you pick out for your session!