alluring gowns from venus bridals

Fresh, new wedding dresses

Timeless wedding gowns are synonymous with Venus Bridals. Venus Bridals has created an array of beautiful, romantic, and glamorous wedding dresses in a vast array of styles into wonderfully diverse collections ranging from dresses that are rich in tradition, to fresh & young looks, informal looks for smaller and intimate weddings, and sleekly sophisticated gowns for a little added elegance and allure. I took a look around Venus Bridals and picked a few of my … [Continue reading]

burnett’s boards turns 3 (today!)

Burnett's Boards

In three years of blogging here on Burnett’s Boards, the truest blessing has been the friendships I’ve made with many of the vendors I’ve featured here. When I mentioned to Carrie King Photographer and Cheryl of Sunflower Creative, two wedding pros you’ve seen featured countless times, that the 3-year blogiversary of Burnett’s Boards was coming up they offered to create a shoot to celebrate. I’ve never been brought to tears by an inspiration shoot before now – … [Continue reading]

enchanting blush pink wedding

Blush pink and gold wedding

There’s just something about romantic, whimsical blush pink weddings. They’re super enchanting and couldn’t be a more perfect way to celebrate your big day. There are so many details to adore in this wedding inspiration board, the first of which are those puffy pink peonies in that stunning bridal bouquet. The varying textures of the flowers are also gorgeous and the silk ribbons are a thoughtful touch. The swan cake topper and bonjour flower girl sign add a … [Continue reading]

sunday kind of love – a brunch wedding editorial

Blueberry pancake wedding cake | K&S Snapshots | see more on:

Brunch weddings are in a whole category of their own – absolutely darling. Today’s gorgeous and perfectly styled Sunday brunch wedding inspiration shoot from K&S Snapshots and Best Day Ever Events uses Etta James’ Sunday Kind Of Love (listen to it here) as their source of inspiration and it couldn’t be more perfect with its pancakes, coffee, Sunday paper, and church pews! From Christine of Best Day Ever Events – “I heard the Etta … [Continue reading]

styled around the gown – feminine pink and purple

Tea length wedding dress

With a dress as darling as Sincerity’s tea-length, strapless lace gown you’re going to want a wedding design that’s as cute as you’ll look. Pink and purple details bring out the girlie side of your big day while a touch of orange says ‘fun!’ Sincerity’s lady-like gown with lace detailing looks fabulous for an outdoor, garden or courtyard wedding with lots of pink and purple blooms all around. Set the fun tone with a typography and watercolor-inspired … [Continue reading]

the courtney – a real bride tries on her custom wedding dress

Custom wedding dress from Mayra at Emma and Grace Bridal Studio | Amy Caroline Photography | see more on:

Emma & Grace Bridal Studio in Denver in unique in many ways (see their boutique tour shoot on the blog here), but one way in which they truly stand out is that Emma & Grace has their own wedding dress designer on staff – Mayra! Mayra has begun her own collection and these gowns are offered as custom creations to Denver brides who come to Emma & Grace. This mini shoot from Amy Caroline Photography celebrates Mayra’s newest creation named The Courtney – … [Continue reading]

up north – a michigan wedding on the water

Lake Michigan wedding | Brittany and Devin Photo Co. | see more on:

“There’s a lot of talk about ‘Up North.’ It’s the place everyone wants to go to escape the pressures and frantic pace of life. But where is ‘Up North?’ for it is not so much a location as a state of mind. So how do you know when you’ve arrived ‘Up North?’ – When you feel the cares of the world slip away. When you begin to breathe a little easier because the air seems purer. When you notice the sky is blue and the pines are taller and the people smile a lot more. … [Continue reading]

modern retro rock and roll stylized shoot

Studded bridal bouquet | Bit of Ivory Photography | see more on:

With a studded bouquet, vintage vinyl records used as charger plates and centerpiece vases made from vintage cassette tapes, today’s rock and roll style wedding inspiration shoot from Bit of Ivory Photography puts on a modern twist on a retro classic! From Chelsea LaVere of Bit of Ivory Photography – “With deep burgundy wild reds with a hint of Pantone's Marsala, this classic rock and roll theme goes retro as it gives nod to music of the … [Continue reading]

timeless engagement rings

Timeless diamond engagement rings

Jewelry is a way to celebrate moments; a memory made tangible, and no memory is more important right now than the day you’re proposed to! No matter what type of ring you’d like, Simon G. Jewelry has something that will suit your style with the quality, craftsmanship, and luxury that an engagement ring deserves. Passion Collection Known worldwide for its sophisticated design, inspired individuality and ceaseless passion for detail, Simon G. Jewelry creates … [Continue reading]

floral-inspired roman villa wedding editorial

Floral Print Wedding Ideas

With an unbelievably romantic Roman villa as it’s setting, today’s floral-inspired wedding inspiration shoot from Rochelle Cheever Photography is an absolute stunner. Featuring two gorgeous gowns, a ruffle cake, and loads of beautiful blooms, it’s simply breathtaking! From Rochelle Cheever Photography – “All roads lead to Rome in this spectacular autumn shoot with our beautiful model, Sasha, and her lovely Italian actor counterpart. Set at the … [Continue reading]

olivia’s w label – w as in wolf

Veil by Olivia | see more on:

As a longtime fan of all the stunning headpieces and bridal accessories created by Olivia I’m super pleased to share some of their W Label with you here today. The wolf is the company’s symbol and represents the spirit of a Olivia bride. Olivia brides are discerning, they fight for their dreams, are brave, strong, and effortlessly beautiful. This new collection consists of 15 headpieces made with a variety of materials and techniques like beading, wiring, … [Continue reading]

70s retro boudoir session

1970s boudoir shoot

Everything that’s old is new again and that’s the concept behind this gorgeously vintage yet utterly modern 1970s-inspired boudoir session inspiration shoot by Olga Plakitina. The delicate pastel colors are perfect for a feminine boudoir session prior to your wedding day and the hair and makeup is reminiscent of the 1970s. That this shoot goes from a sultry boudoir look to a fashion editorial is a unique twist for boudoir sessions that I just … [Continue reading]

styled around the gown – exotic allure

Exotic wedding dress

With an exotic type of allure, today’s beautiful ivory stretch satin wedding dress from Sincerity is a complete knockout. It has me dreaming of a fabulous destination wedding in a desert oasis – somewhere with a lot of heat and glamour! Sincerity’s knockout wedding dress features a slimming silhouette and a gorgeous sweetheart neckline. A sweeping train also adds to the glamour of this beauty. If you’re going exotic – go exotic! I’ve seen weddings with … [Continue reading]

60s styled shoot inspired by cy twombly

Diner wedding | Amber Vickery Photography | see more on:

Inspired by one of my favorite artists of all time, Cy Twombly, today’s 1960s-themed wedding inspiration shoot from Amber Vickery Photography and Wedding Mode in Austin, Texas combines the look of Mad Men in a vintage diner all mixed with the vibrancy of the art scene of the times. It’s effortlessly fun! From Amber Vickery Photography – “I just love 1960s styling and paintings, so the concept of creating a shoot inspired by Cy Twombly’s works has … [Continue reading]