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Bridal Boudoir | Miss M | Wilmington NC boudoir photography

Miss M. is a bride-to-be in Wilmington NC who came to indigosilver studio for bridal boudoir photography as a wedding-day gift for her fiance.

How We Planned Her Portrait Session

Every boudoir portrait session is planned and customized based on each client’s needs at a consultation meeting. We talk about what “feel” she wants the session to have, then what products she’s looking for, outfits, how to prepare, and more.

Session Goals & Outfit Planning

M. had three goals for her boudoir photography: something that represented him, something that represented her, and something the represented the two of them together.

SOMETHING MASCULINE: She already knew that she wanted to incorporate his lacrosse jersey in a few of the images. We decided it should have that “boyfriend tee” type of vibe – and I suggested some basic Calvin Klein cotton undies to finish the look.

 

 

 

 

 
SOMETHING FEMININE: Next, to represent herself, she definitely wanted over-the-top sexy lingerie. I love this nude and black garter skirt with stockings!

 
SOMETHING BRIDAL: Finally, since this is a wedding gift, what better representation of “them” than some gorgeous bridal boudoir, complete with a veil? I am absolutely in love with how these turned out!

 

 

 

 

Product Goals

Since this is going to be a wedding gift for her future hubby, M. definitely wanted a tangible gift she could wrap and give to him, that would last a lifetime. Together we designed a gorgeous archival album in black leather.  M. wanted something clean and masculine that he would like.  We added a understated monogram printed on the cover. I cannot WAIT to see this album printed!

EDIT, May 3: The album has arrived! Here it is, below:

boudoir album

Next, she also wanted something to display in the bedroom. So, we are creating her a single wall print of her favorite bridal image. Third, both M. and her hubby will be able to keep and share their images in our custom-designed mobile app.

I am so excited and honored to work with this gorgeous bride. I love to think that these images will be preserved for generations to come!

 

Partners in Beauty

Hair and makeup styling by Meraki Beauty
Garter Slip and Stockings by Lilies and Lace

 
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Carolina-based LUXURY BOUDOIR and WEDDING photographers

Our love of photography brought us together when we met at a photography conference over a decade ago. Today, Jeff is indigosilver’s lead wedding photographer, while Lori focuses on boudoir portraiture.

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