Wednesday, November 18, 2015

What Hap-pinning Wednesday!? Family Picture Clothing Options

Yall. Seriously stressing out.
We have family pictures on Friday & I don't know what we are wearing
HELP. ME. PLEASE.

I mean, I know what I like.
But I feel like it never looks quite like the pictures look!

So, the background is a Christmas Tree farm. Of course we will use these pictures for our Christmas card, but I would also love to get a new canvas for the house so I don't want us to wear things that are toooo Christmas-y..if that makes sense?
But I also want to be festive.
The struggle is so real right now

I found some inspiration on Pinterest while I've been seriously hardcore searching for what we need to wear. I think I need to just figure out what Harper is wearing first, then I can figure our outfits from there? Right?
Of course I want us to look coordinated, but not matchy matchy. 
Again, the struggle is real.
So, please..help? I really need advice because this has been my biggest stressor recently.
#firstworldproblems

Seriously love the Hunter boots they are wearing.

Mustard is probably one of my favorite colors to wear, and I love the denim dress.  Are these colors too "fall" though to send out for Christmas cards?

Navy. My favorite color ever. Cannot go wrong with these classic neutral tones.

I think we will probably do something close to this-normal clothes that just coordinate nicely!

Loving all the red..except I think I own one red piece of clothing & its a Capitals shirt. That won't work!

Love this vest-I think I will definitely wear a vest since it will help to hide my big ole hips! Hips don't lie.
Okay, so thinking I may wear my cognac boots, black leggings, striped long navy tank with a chambray tunic, a red vest with my blanket scarf?
Harper will wear her red ruffle pants, a white tunic top and a red bow.
RJ will wear jeans, nice shoes and a plaid shirt with some red in it? Too much red!?

Please help me, friends! I just want the pictures to look cute, festive, but not too planned.
Sounds easy enough, right!? 
I'll welcome any and all advice with open arms!
Also..WHAT do I do with my hair!? My makeup!? Tha horrahhhh.
Thanks in advance :) 
Happy hump daaaaaay!

Linking up with Jessi & Jenn today! 
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PS! Today I am guest posting over at Coffee & Glitter!
Check out my guest post that is all about my fall favorites!

10 comments:

  1. Love all your inspiration pictures!! Sounds like you have it figured out!! Good luck - I am sure they will turn out great!

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    1. thanks! I hope they turn out ok! :)

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  2. We recently had our family portraits made and we went with a similar look to the red, yellow, and denim one you posted except we wore yellow, burgundy, and navy. I knew I was going to be putting them on a canvas, so like you I wanted it to look festive for christmas cards but neutral enough to be hung year round. I think all of your Pinterest inspiration will be very helpful in deciding on a theme. Hope they turn out great :)

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    1. ohhhh love the idea of the burgundy. I wonder if I can bring that into our theme some! thanks for the idea!

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  3. I'm loving the navy with the neutral tones, works well and you likely have stuff already in your closet!

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    1. you're right-I think the majority of my clothing items are navy!

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  4. Love your ideas! I think white, black, and red would work well and you all probably have somethign with it!
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    1. I love the red, but I don't really own any red! Maybe I just need to go shopping before our pictures tomorrow!

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  5. Ekkk!! Just saw this!!! Sorry girl. All your inspirations pics are fabulous. I bet they will turn out great!!

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    1. ugh its ok-we ended up not being able to do them anyways :( Harper Love got sick so we had to cancel!

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