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Capturing memories that you’ll cherish forever is an essential part of your wedding—and photos give you a way to relive your best day again and again. Long after the rings have been exchanged, the cake has been eaten, the music has ended, and the guests have left, it’s the images of your wedding that will bring back the joy of that special day. And without a doubt, you’ll definitely want a special place to store and revisit all of the moments you hold dear. So finding just the right wedding album is paramount!
With so many options to choose from, securing the perfect keepsake for your photos can seem daunting—but, not to worry, there’s something out there for everyone! Whether you’re set on a traditional album with all of the bells and whistles or craving something unexpected, we’ve got you covered.
Read on for the best wedding photo albums.
Rag and Bone Bindery Personalized Photo Binder Album
Understated, yet elegant, this binder style photo album is custom made by a family-run bookbindery in Rhode Island. Covered in subtle fine silk, choose from large or small album sizes and personalize with gold embossed lettering.
PVC sleeves protect your photos while allowing you to rearrange and reorder them again and again!
Arcoalbum Wedding Album
With a selection of vibrant colors to choose from, this photo album may be simple, but it really stands out! Covered in rich Italian suede, the book is embossed with custom lettering.
Choose from a range of sizes and various page colors to make an album that you’ll love just as much as the memories in it!
Shutterfly Wedding Photo Books
With a variety of albums to choose from, Shutterfly is a one-stop-shop for creating a completely customized book. Professional grade in quality, each album comes with the option to be laid out by an expert designer.
Can’t wait to see your photo book? Fast turn around times and quick shipping make this a perfect choice for those who just can’t wait to relive their big day!
Boutique Packaging Walnut Wood Print & USB Box
This handmade box is a beautiful way to store photos from your wedding, especially those extra or duplicate prints that you’re just not sure what to do with! Crafted out of walnut wood, the box is highly customizable.
Personalize with lettering, send a logo or even high-resolution artwork to be added to the box’s lid. Bonus— it comes with a wood USB to match so storing your digital photos will be a cinch!
Artifact Uprising Wedding Layflat Photo Album
Highly customizable, these elegant, foil-stamped photo albums from Artifact Uprising are a fan favorite. High in quality and easy to design, a simple step-by-step process guides you through all of the options to make them completely personal. Choose your size, fabric, foil color, design, and paper to create a unique, but elegant, album.
Mixbook Photo Co. Wedding Photo Books
If you’re looking for a photo book with a delightful design to match the theme from your wedding, these books offer a range of great options. With everything from industrial chic to rustic, there’s a style for every wedding.
And with a variety of options available in categories from paper finish to size and cover type, every aspect of the album is customizable to your liking.
Chatbooks Premium Layflat Book
Without a doubt, some of the best images from your wedding were taken by guests on their smartphones. Wondering how you can make all of those stellar digital photos into an album?
This mobile app is just the thing! Fast, easy, and affordable, you can upload photos right from your phone to create a high-quality album. Plus, you can make a book filtered by hashtag— #soeasy.
Zola Wedding Album
Zola is a one-stop-shop when it comes to weddings, offering everything from invites and wedding websites to all your registry needs. And now—a gorgeous range of albums. Available in five different sizes, with page counts up to 70, and over 14 cover options (leather, too!), these books are destined to become family heirlooms. Plus, you can register for a gift card for the book, so you'll be able to put it all together post-wedding.
PikPerfect Premium Flush Mount Wedding Albums
If you’re looking for a high-quality, handmade album to be laid out by design experts, look no further. These exquisite flush mount albums are printed on archival paper and come in a variety of sizes and cover options.
With unlimited revisions available before it’s sent to the printer and everything from linen to animal-friendly leatherette to choose from, you’re sure to be happy with this one!
Blurb "Our Daughters Wedding Day" Book
You’re not the only one who wants to relive your epic wedding! This album is for the parents who were such a vital part of the joy and support that made your big day special. Wonderful as a special gift or a token of your appreciation, this album is sure to touch their hearts.
Papier Peonies Emma Block Hardback Photobook
This floral covered album is just plain sweet! Choose a cover, upload photos, and customize layouts and captions to create a hardback photo book to store all of your sentimental memories. Made with Mohawk Superfine paper, this album both looks great and has the long-lasting quality to match!
Modern Notebooks Greatest Adventure Scrapbook Album
More scrapbook than a traditional photo album, this book is meant for your beau! The spiral-bound lay flat album has blank pages which make it easy to incorporate photos, letters, ticket stubs, invitations, and other special moments from your journey together as a couple.
There’s also room to write down handwritten notes and messages the memories will never fade!
Milk Books Classic 3-Piece Wedding Album Set
Whether you’re looking to create volumes of albums filled with memories from your wedding, or wanting to gift duplicate copies to friends or family, this three-piece set is a versatile option.
These beautifully made layflat books are completely customizable to boot. So although there isn’t just one, they are still one of a kind.
Heirloom Bindery Heirloom Bindery Album
If your wedding photos are practically works of art, here’s a museum-style photo album for you! Utilizing old-world bookbinding techniques, each book is hand-sewn with layflat pages.
Photographs are printed on heavy-weight archival cotton paper and separated with vellum interleaving. An instant heirloom, this is a wedding album for the ages.
RECUTMS Photo Album
The professional photos from your wedding provide a beautiful remembrance of your big day. But the snapshots from friends and relatives tell a more intimate story of the fun that happens behind the scenes.
This album is a perfect way to preserve the casual snapshots and outtakes from your wedding day so you can relive the celebration through the eyes of loved ones!
Mpix Glory Days Accordian Mini Album
As much as you’d like to share some special moments from your big day, carrying around your wedding album just isn’t that practical. Introducing the mini accordion album!
This pocket-sized photo book gives people a peek into the sweetest moments of your wedding or engagement photo session. Available in a range of designs, cover, and paper options, your one-of-a-kind book will be a small wonder!
Be Golden Large Wedding Album with Bespoke Printing
An exquisitely made album from across the pond, this bespoke book is hand-bound at a bookbindery in England. Available in a range of vibrant jewel tones, it’s covered in premium-quality book cloth and custom foil stamped with personalized lettering. Choose from a selection of colors and fonts for a perfectly personalized photo album.
Snapfish Hardcover Photo Book
In this modern age, some of the images that best capture a wedding exist in the digital realm. And if you want to incorporate photos from Instagram and Facebook into your album, these books let you do that with ease.
There are also plenty of user-friendly design functions including various layouts, embellishments, fonts, and borders, so you can create an album that’s not only pleasing to the eye but also showcases all of your favorite photos!
Velvet Raptor Greek Key Velvet Album
Handsewn and de-bossed on a nineteenth-century press, these rich and romantic albums have an old-fashioned elegance. Assembled with paper that's made with wind-powered recycled materials, these bespoke books have a vintage air with modern ethics. They also come with an archival storage box so your most cherished memories will be preserved for generations to come.
Atlas and I Vintage Photo Printed Album
Practically a work of art, this hand-bound album is made of Italian sheepskin leather and high-quality Italian paper pages. The cover is printed with the photo of your choice and customized with a name and date.
With blank pages, you can layout your photos and mementos and include handwritten memories. Plus, the photo book comes packaged in a smart gift box so it feels extra special.
Jorgensen Albums Mini Pocket Books
Sure you’ll want to show off your gorgeous, one-of-a-kind wedding album, but hauling around a full-sized book is a total drag. Thankfully, this mini brag book is not only the perfect size to tote around, it’s impeccably designed. Plus, it comes in a sweet pouch so that throwing it in your carry-all will be a no-brainer!
Printique Leather Photo Album
For the photo-sensitive, these albums don’t disappoint. With a range of paper stock options and high-quality prints for your most cherished memories, the photo nerd in you will be seriously satisfied!
Whether you go with the Argentine cowhide or sustainable vegan leather covers, these handmade albums are totally luxe.
If you're looking for a classic, binder-style book that you'll treasure for years, you can't go wrong with the silk-covered Rag and Bone Bindery Personalized Photo Binder Album. The wedding album offerings from Shutterfly and Artifact Uprising make it easy to upload photos and design the pages from the comfort of your home. And Zola's new Wedding Album with a gift card option makes it easy to register for a gorgeous book that you'll fill post-wedding.
What to look for in a wedding photo book
An album is something you'll treasure and look at forever, so make sure it's something you'll want to keep on display. Even if you keep it on a shelf, a pretty binding and high-quality paper are a must-have for archival longevity. Choose natural, long-wearing materials like leather or linen.
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