What to Wear for Holiday Family Photos

It’s the beginning of November, which for any photographer means that it’s time to make plans to capture family photos!

Shopping for outfits that coordinate together for family photos can be a chore, but this year, I wanted to simplify your shopping process and share a few of my favorite spots to shop for adorable holiday-themed outfits for your littlest ones. I hope this helps to ease any overwhelm that comes along with planning outfits for photos – happy shopping!

Let’s get to it!

Matching Pajamas

Capture your growing kiddos (or whole family!) at their snuggliest – in jammies!

My favorite places to shop for matching kiddo pajamas:

Hanna AnderssonHygge House Matching Pajamas; Bright Bulbs Matching Pajamas

Little SleepiesFair Isle Matching Pajamas

TargetBuffalo Check Matching Pajamas

Old NavyMatching Family Pajamas in Buffalo Check, Plaid, Tartan and Stripes!


Girls’ Holiday Dresses + Boys’ Dapper Duds

Whether you’re searching for a fancy holiday-themed dress or a handsome shirt for your dapper little dude, I’ve gotcha covered at my favorite spots below:

Sweet Honey Clothing – BONUS: everything for the holidays is currently on sale!

Bumbelou (a local boutique in Mankato – shop online, too!)

Janie and Jack


Old Navy – a great destination for solid holiday color options for the whole family!

Regardless of what you wear, your smile is your prettiest accessory!

Don’t forget about Mom and Dad! Here are a few of my favorite spots to shop for holiday options for adults (and don’t forget: clients who book a Holiday Specialty Session with me have access to my Client Closet, too!):

For Mom: Baltic Born, J.Crew

For Dad: Banana Republic, J.Crew

Happy Shopping!

Okay, we’ll see ya!
– Brooklyn


AKA, the photographer behind the blog.

I'm Brooklyn.

Ask anyone in Southern Minnesota, and they’ll tell you I take magical brand photos and portraits. Want to know my secret? I could say it’s my professionalism, or my modern studio, or my in-house printing, and those would all be accurate, but...