DIY hand-tied bouquet

DIY hand-tied bouquet | Just Delightful Events and Abbey Moore Photography | see more on:

Be still my beating heart! Today’s whimsical DIY hand-tied bouquet tutorial from Kaci at Just Delightful Events and Abbey of Abbey Moore Photography combines two great loves of mine: floral design in a couture bridal shop! Set at Vue Design’s boutique and with a flower wall backdrop – Kaci is going to show you how to create your very own, very beautiful bridal bouquet. SUPPLIES Sharp scissors Floral tape Pins Ribbon Floral Wire Clean buckets with … [Continue reading]

vintage birdcage bridal session

Vintage bridal inspiration shoot

Today’s sunshiny-yellow vintage bridal inspiration shoot from Warmphoto Photography just sings of spring and I adore the clever parallel between the antique birdcage and the bride’s birdcage veil! From Warmphoto – “When spring begins something very special is in the air. It’s the season of fresh feelings and bright emotions. Every heart and soul is blossoming.” From Warmphoto – “This gentle and sunny atmosphere was the inspiration for … [Continue reading]

romantic rainy day wedding portraits

Rainy Day Wedding

Raindrops didn’t stop Nataly and Aleksey from having a seriously gorgeous and romantic portrait session before their big day. With a beautiful, wedding-worthy white umbrella and one of my favorite Russian photographers, Anastasiya Belik, behind the lens - these shots are pure magic! I just adore all of these images of these two. Such romance! And you can feel the love between them. A rainy day wedding portrait session has never looked … [Continue reading]

game of thrones themed wedding

Game of Thrones themed wedding

It’s just not Sunday without a dose of HBO’s series Game of Thrones. I was a fan of the books by George R.R. Martin and never miss an episode of this amazing series. Today’s Game of Thrones themed wedding inspiration shoot from Candice Benjamin Photography is filled with all kinds of Westeros details – gorgeous purple floral arrangements, a bridesmaid that looks just like Sansa, House of Stark sigils, a nod to the collar of chains worn by Maesters (look in the … [Continue reading]

sunday brunch wedding inspiration board

Sunday brunch wedding

Weddings in spring and around Easter usually come in one of two varieties – the pastel, colorful, cute kind, or the soft, romantic, classic kind. Today’s Sunday brunch wedding inspiration board shows the latter. There are loads of benefits to having a brunch wedding instead of the typical late afternoon / evening wedding, one of which is that it usually reduces costs. A late morning ceremony with a brunch reception afterwards can make for an elegant and … [Continue reading]

1930s bridal styled shoot

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I’m obsessing over every detail in this 1930s styled bridal inspiration shoot from Christina Block Photography. Each element plays perfectly against each other & creates one of the most 'accurate feeling’ vintage editorials ever. It’s always funny as a blogger to see which detail draws me to a shoot and for this one I was first intrigued by the stamp on the wedding invitation envelope. The stamp’s image is a photograph taken by Man Ray in 1926 and … [Continue reading]

once upon a dream: fairytale bridal inspiration

Fairytale bridal session inspiration shoot

Once Upon a Dream from Disney’s Sleeping Beauty has to be one of my favorite Disney songs of all time and Lana Del Ray’s reimagining of it for the new movie Maleficent has got me hooked. That classic, romantic, and beautiful song - Once Upon a Dream - was the catalyst behind today’s gorgeous bridal session inspiration shoot by Esther Gallarday Photography! From Esther – “The inspiration for this shoot was the theme of Once Upon a … [Continue reading]

colorful centerpiece with ranunculuses and roses

Colorful ranunculuses centerpiece | Hoje é Especial | see more on:

Today’s floral design shoot is such a special one. Sara of Hoje é Especial lives in northern Portugal with her husband Filipe and they’re on the hunt for an old, charming building to restore. During their search they came across a beautiful railway station and it inspired today’s centerpiece design! It truly showcases the motto I've always kept in my mind while working on this blog – that inspiration can come from anywhere. From Sara of Hoje é … [Continue reading]

glitz and love giveaway

Bridal Jewelry Giveaway

Sponsored Post Longtime Burnett’s Boards supporter and sidebar resident Glitz and Love is offering up a fabulous giveaway today! Glitz and Love hand makes all of her beautiful and oh so affordable pieces – earrings, necklaces, hair clips, and more. These sparkling jewels are perfect for brides, bridesmaids, flower girls, your maid of honor, and your mother (Mother's Day is soon!) What you’ll win: $60 store credit (which will get you just about anything in … [Continue reading]

unique beach wedding inspiration shoot

Unique and modern beach wedding

Normally when I think of the UK I don’t think beach weddings, but today’s inspiration shoot from Sarah Falugo has completely changed that. Set on the north coast of Cornwall in England, this stunning editorial has a preppy yet modern vibe that works SO well with a beautiful, unique coastal setting! The beautiful and structural succulents, peonies, and proteas look fabulous with the other graphic elements in this wedding inspiration shoot … [Continue reading]

sareh nouri spring 2015 collection

Sareh Nouri Spring 2015 Wedding Dresses

This past weekend at The London’s luxurious Sky Suite in New York City bridal designer Sareh Nouri unveiled her Spring 2015 Collection. Once again I couldn’t attend but Samm Blake went in my stead and photographed some absolutely breathtaking images of this fantastic new collection of wedding dresses! Aren’t these wedding dresses just the most gorgeous things you’ve ever seen? Every last thread, bead, and crystal breathes … [Continue reading]

classically romantic wedding

Classic and romantic wedding

Classically romantic weddings are always timeless and always perfectly pretty. Today’s inspiration shoot from Ivy & Stone has all the elements of an elegant soiree: a cream and ivory color palette, a jaw-dropping wedding dress that’s fit for a princess, soft candle lighting, and so much more! I love the white flowers of the bridal bouquet against that amazing blush tulle ball gown style wedding dress. The color contrast really works … [Continue reading]

mini fashion editorial from gossamer vintage

gossamer vintage

Gossamer Vintage has such a unique story. This one-woman business scours the nation finding the rarest and most beautiful wedding dresses, evening gowns, lingerie, antique bits and bobs, and delivers them to you in pristine condition. Edwardian lace, hand beading, pearl encrusted straps – today’s mini fashion editorial from Gossamer Vintage has it all! Check out all of Gossamer Vintage’s gorgeous finds here and follow along on Instagram – it’s one … [Continue reading]

new twist on jewel tones

Jewel toned wedding inspiration board

Jewel toned weddings can be beautiful, fresh, whimsical, and modern when done right. Today’s jewel toned wedding inspiration board shows one way to do just that! The jewel tones are sapphire blue, emerald-green, ruby-red, amethyst purple, and topaz - which sort of has a gold look to it. Most of the time when brides think of jewel tones the look of the wedding can get dated and bogged down with too much ‘dark.’ In this jewel toned wedding inspiration board I … [Continue reading]