Your wedding photos will probably be one of your largest wedding investments, and you want to be able to cherish those moments forever…or look back at a picture of your grandma busting a move and crack up! Having your wedding photos on Facebook is all well and good, but wedding photo albums can be a great (and tangible) memento of the most important day of your life. If you’re not much of a DIY’er, here are some great resources for buying or creating wedding photo albums online. Whether you’re looking to drop a small fortune on a traditional leather book or hoping to find something a little more modern (and inexpensive), there are endless possibilities for finding wedding photo albums that fit your needs.
One of the best options on this list for quality and price, Piktology offers extremely competitive pricing on photo albums, which start at just $39 for hardcovers. For instance their 8 x 8 linen layflat album is $77, while the flushmount option (thick, layflat pages developed on Fuji Album Paper for a super premium look and feel) is only $104 plus shipping. Plus, designing them is a breeze. Simply upload your photos and they will auto-fill in sequential order, or drag-and-drop them onto the page and Piktology’s auto-layout feature will create the perfect grouping. Be sure to check their site often for big discounts.
This website specializes in beautiful, artistic photo books, with prices starting at $149 for 8.5 x 8.5 layflat photo albums. You can personalize everything from the color to the size, including an Instagram photo book specifically made for square-shaped photos. How fun would it be to take all of the photos posted to your wedding hashtag and create a book of them?
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Looking for a chic, glamorous style? Milk Books start at $159 for a medium landscape photo album to $449 for their large, cream-colored leather wedding photo album. Their books focus on providing high-quality, sustainable paper and would look gorgeous on your coffee table! This style of wedding photo album would be perfect for a more traditional wedding, and even comes with the option of a pretty linen presentation box. One of these albums would definitely be something you’d hold onto forever.
Beautiful layouts, professional quality, and a modern feel: what’s not to love? Their recommended wedding photo album size of 13 x 11 starts at $87.99, and you can choose both your type of paper and your quality of image, leaving you a lot of wiggle room for how much you want to spend. The process is also super easy, with click-and-drop capabilities that make adding your photos a breeze.
Shutterfly is a huge retailer of photo books, allowing you to choose either a custom wedding photo album (where you have full control over photos and design) or a book where you upload your photos and they easily place them for you. You can even add photos from Instagram or Facebook, for those photos your bridesmaids captured behind the scenes. They also frequently offer discounts and sales, and coupons can often be found online as well. Typically, their hardcover layflat albums start at $50.
These high quality albums are something you’ll want to constantly flip through! They’re pricier (starting at $795 for their flush mount linen album), but they’re something you’ll keep around for years. The style is more contemporary, with varying sizes and textures. Some books can even host 100+ pictures—perfect if you’re having a hard time choosing your favorite snapshots.
Mixbook has modern-looking wedding photo albums at affordable prices. Starting at around $82 fo their hardcover landscape wedding photo albums, they have tons of cover options, and their designs are fully customizable. They also offer options for bridal shower or bachelorette party photo books as low as $15.99. You can upload pictures from your computer (as well as any social media site) making things simple and quick.
Looking for more info? Check out this great Techlicious review of online photo albums here.