Looking for the perfect fall family photo outfits for your upcoming pictures? Finding the perfect ensembles for an entire family isn’t always an easy task (in fact, it might be the hardest part about taking family photos). To help make it easier, we’ve gathered our favorite fall family photo outfits that are both easy and stylish.
As the leaves change their colors, it’s time to bring out your cozy sweaters, fashionable boots, and rich colors, so pick your favorite outfit idea, and get ready to say “cheese.”
The Best Fall Family Photo Outfits
When planning outfits for your fall family photo session, striking a balance between style and comfort is key, especially if you have young kids. Below, you’ll find a curated collection of 16 effortlessly stylish yet comfortable fall family photo outfits:
1. A monochrome fall outfit
Celebrities often do style best, and that’s the case for family photos, too. See: James Van Der Beek’s family photo, above. Steal this monochromatic look by choosing outfits for the kids in the same color, and coordinating (but not matching) outfits for mom and dad.
2. A warm color palette
It looks like blogger Amber Fillerup used the fall scenery to come up with her family’s fall photo outfit idea. To get the look, create color-blocked outfits with hues like burnt orange, sage or olive green, cream, and khaki.
3. Beanie look
Nod to the chilly temps and add a sense of casual fun to your family pics with beanies in neutral shades like black, gray, or camel. Plus, beanies look adorable on babies.
4. All-black outfit
Does your family love spooky season? Pay homage to Halloween while still looking classic and elegant with captivating, all-black outfits. Another plus to this look? It’ll be easy to find an outfit in everyone’s size, and you might already have everything you need in your closets. To keep the overall tone moody, not morose, choose a natural setting like the one above, with enough contrast so your outfits stand out.
5. Blue, beige, and florals look
To embrace the adventurous spirit within boys, consider shades of blue reminiscent of a crisp fall sky — denim works perfectly for this. For the girls, you can opt for charming and whimsical floral dresses in neutral shades.
6. An all-white fall family photo outfit
An all-white outfit might not be the first thing you think of when you think about fall clothing, but it’s actually a beautiful and unexpected choice (in a good way). So long as your family is in a setting that’s obviously autumnal, an all-white look will make the photos feel like fall, while also letting the fall hues stand out.
7. Checkered shirt look
Step into fall with the perfect ensemble: a checkered shirt that combines both comfort and style. Wear them in red tones to shine bright and don’t forget about faux fur sleeveless jacket and boots or chunky loafers. Bonus: This look also works perfectly for holiday cards.
8. Denim look
Denim is the ultimate clothing staple for every wardrobe. This look emanates a cool and casual vibe, making it perfect for capturing a stylish family portrait amidst the vibrant colors of fall foliage. Wear skinny jeans with beige UGGs or wide-leg jeans with trendy boots!
9. Pajama style fall outfit
You know what’s easier than taking family photos in your pajamas? Nothing This easy-breezy look perfectly captures cozy season, and, again, makes a great addition to your holiday cards.
10. Black, beige, and denim look
If you want to wear something comfy but a little bit classy, consider wearing a mini black dress with boots and hat. To match your outfit, your loved ones can wear black, beige, and denim! It’s the perfect combination of elegance and casual comfort, creating unforgettable fall family photos.
11. Go for beige and green hues
Nature always comes up with the best color palettes, like this beige and green look, above. The earth-tone hues effortlessly give off a cozy vibe that perfectly complements the autumn scenery. Wearing cozy sweater and coats is a great choice for fall photoshoot!
12. Pumpkin-inspired fall family photo outfit
Dress your little ones in charming orange sweaters or jumpsuits reminiscent of autumn pumpkins. Complete the look with leafy green or blue accessories – bonus if you can find a plaid or print to pull colors from.
13. Black & white classy fall outfit
Go for a high-end candid look like this stylish shot, Recreate the look with black and white outfits that coordinate, but don’t match. The result is a family ensemble that blends class and elegance. Perfect for a photoshoot in a city!
14. Florals and neutrals look
Here, fall comes alive through a delightful fusion of floral and neutral elements. Embrace the vibrant hues of nature by adorning yourself in a vivid red, sunny yellow, or lush green floral dress. As for your loved ones, opt for cozy ensembles in soft shades like pure white, warm beige, or rich brown.
15. Comfy grey knits
What a fall outfit without comfy knits? For your photoshoot, opt for the ones in a gray color to contrast the natural background. Match them with beige trousers and brown boots or UGGs.
16. Comfy farm-inspired fall outfit
Finally, want to make some themed photos? Imagine yourself slipping into a worn-in pair of denim overalls, evoking images of hardworking farmers tending to their bountiful crops. Complement this timeless ensemble with a plaid flannel shirt as soft and comforting as freshly harvested hay, enveloping you in both warmth and nostalgic charm.
What should I wear for fall family photos?
If you’re planning fall family photos, you have lots of outfit choices.
If you’ll be outside, choose outfits that complement the autumn scenery. If you’ll be in front of vivid red and yellow leaves, choose neutral tones that’ll contrast the trees and allow both your family and your surroundings to have their moment.
If you’ll be in a field or a space that isn’t quite as colorful, choose earthy, muted tones, or autumn shades like burnt orange or amber.
Indoors, you’ll again want to consider your surroundings. To create a fall feeling inside, it’s a good idea to stick to warm colors and nubby, cozy textures that’ll evoke the season.
Good colors for fall family photo outfits include:
- Cream and white
- Amber yellow
- Burnt orange
- Navy blue
- Sage or olive green
- Khaki or brown accents
You’ll also want to pay attention to textures and choose options that feel cozy. Think:
- Cable knit
- Waffle knits
- Heavier cottons
Fall outfit prints include: