Protecting your Wedding Dress Outdoors

Taking outdoor pictures is a great way to capture beautiful and memorable moments on your wedding day.

However, it's important to protect your dress from any damage or stains that may occur. Here are some tips on how to protect your dress when taking outdoor pictures:

1. Choose the right location: Look for a location with a clean, dry surface to stand on, such as a paved path, wooden deck, or even a clean white sheet. Avoid areas with wet grass, mud, or sand, as these can easily stain or damage your dress.

2. Be mindful of the weather: Check the weather forecast and plan accordingly. If it's going to be rainy or windy, consider bringing an umbrella or changing into a different outfit for outdoor pictures to avoid getting your dress wet or dirty.

3. Work with your photographer: Communicate with your photographer about any concerns you have about your dress and ask for their advice on how to protect it during outdoor pictures. They may have experience working in outdoor settings and can suggest poses and locations that will minimize the risk of damage to your dress.

4. Bring a spot cleaner: Bring a small spot cleaner with you in case of any accidental spills or stains. This will allow you to quickly and easily address any stains that may occur, and prevent them from setting in.

5. Consider a bustle: If your dress has a long train or is particularly voluminous, consider having a bustle added to the dress. This will allow you to easily lift the train off the ground when walking or taking pictures, minimizing the risk of dirt and stains.

In addition to the logistics of your outdoor wedding photos, do you know how many wedding photographers you need? How many hours are needed? What's on your wedding photo list? The above blog along with all these questions play a factor in your timeline and determining the amount of help needed to execute your vision. The Red Coat Ladies are experts at piecing all these details together for your best day ever! Are you ready for a stress-free wedding?

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