Dawn Alexander Photography

1. Beach engagement sessions are made even more beautiful if they are taken during the golden hour. Being an adorable couple doesn't hurt either.

Ben Christensen

2. Patterned boho dresses look right at home along a rocky coastal background. Top the look off with some beachy waves and you have the perfect outfit for a destination wedding.

Jenny Sun Photo

3. This couple added a few simple touches, like surrounding themselves with glowing lanterns, to their seaside engagement shoot.

Geoff Duncan

4. This couple took their destination beach wedding one step further and held their intimate ceremony on a sandbar in Hawaii!

Claire Harries

5. Cuteness overload! The cotton candy like feel of this Cape Town engagement session is only made better by the sequin and tulle wedding dress worn by the bride-to-be.

Ruffled - photo by http://www.sawyerbaird.com/ - http://ruffledblog.com/northern-california-beach-elopement

6. The moody feel of a North California beach wedding is unlike any other - the setting alone is inspiration for photos. Relish in the misty, romantic feel on your wedding day.

Winsome Wright

7. Juxtaposing your formal outfits with the setting of your engagement party is genius. This couple totally rocked it with their stunning glam Big Sur engagement photos.

JoPhoto

8. Sequins and champagne? Yes, please! This Charleston engagement session photographed during the sunset is full on chic.

Millie Holloman

9. Adding string lights to a romantic beach wedding will give the moonlight some welcome competition.

Dirtbin Designs

10. Pineapple bouquets are completely acceptable and totally encouraged at a laid back beach wedding.

Toby Mitchell

11. A North Devon, England romantic engagement shoot captures the sweet little moments of a young, newly engaged couple.

Laura Hernandez Photography

12. Full of natural light and love, this wedding took place on a cliff near Monterey Bay and has us dreaming of warmer weather. The rocky backdrop is perfect for post-ceremony photos.

Love is My Favorite Color

13. Drenched in decadence, this beach wedding with a Portugal beach backdrop is effortlessly chic. If there is ever a time or place for an embroidered statement back wedding dress, this is it.

Jemma Keech

14. Not only did this engagement shoot take place in beautiful Bali but the Oscar De La Renta gown that the bride-to-be is wearing is absolutely breathtaking.

Jasmine Lee Photography

15. These newly engaged lovebirds are fully decked out in classic beach engagement photo shoot attire, complete with a romantic floral crown.

Credits:   Dawn Alexandra Photography   |   Ben Christensen   |   Jenny Sun Photography   |   Geoff Duncan   |   Claire Harries   |   Sawyer Baird   |   Winsome + Wright Photography Co.   |   JoPhoto   |   Millie Holloman   |   Dirtbin Designs   |   Toby Mitchell   |   Laura Hernandez Photography   |   Love is My Favorite Color   |   Jemma Keech   |   Jasmine Lee Photography