an engagement at twilight

Karl and Kathleen’s dreamy engagement session is bursting with luscious purple hues, hugs, and sweet kisses. Photographed beautifully by Marissa Kay Photography, these images are magical and mesmerizing. Be sure to read Kathleen’s darling engagement story at the end of this post – and take a peek at Kooji – their adorable pooch! From Marissa Kay […]

casual-chic beach engagement

I’m not ashamed to admit that one of the first things I check out in an engagement shoot is the couple’s outfits. It sets the tone of the session and since there usually aren’t a lot of other props and things to distract – all the attention is on you and your beau! Laura and […]

morning light – an enchanting love shoot

Today’s love shoot from Jenna McElroy Photography is the epitome of romance. It’s unguarded, genuine, and utterly beguiling. Photographed at the Erich McVey Workshop, this real couple brought the romance and it sure shows. All engagement and love shoots should have this genuine feeling and I just adore it! From Jenna McElroy Photography – “This […]

family engagement session

This adorable engagement shoot by Autumn Beury of Hello Miss Lovely captures the love of a family perfectly. Rachel, Duke, and their little boy bring loads of smiles and sweet embraces to these flawless images! From Autumn of Hello Miss Lovely – “Rachel and Duke’s bohemian, outdoor engagement session included their adorable little boy – […]

romantic picnic engagement

Picnic engagement sessions are meant for summer and today’s shoot from Amanda Watson Photography captures summer love at its best. With a tasty spread including champagne, grapes and cheese and a darling quilt, flower crown, and bohemian styling – there’s a lot to be inspired by here! The couples’ styling in this picnic engagement session is perfect; […]

a wedding planner’s engagement

When a wedding planner gets engaged – you know it’s going to be good! Sarah of Pink Paisley Events conceptualized and styled her and Brandon’s engagement session with Hannah Truly Photography around the theme of apples and it turned out beautifully! From Sarah of Pink Paisley Events – “As a wedding planner I wanted to […]

beach engagement inspiration with indie horror film star

Today’s engagement styled shoot from Kirill Bordon Photography is perfect for a multitude of reasons. It takes place on a hidden beach, features some exceptionally beautiful and unique jewelry, and the models are a real couple! From Kirill Bordon – “Nicole and Brendan are getting married this summer in Sajulita, Mexico and they first met […]

wanderlust themed engagement session

Today’s wanderlust themed engagement shoot from Bellamint Photography and Sunflower Creative is a traveler’s dream. Gabrielle and Richard are two wanderers whose love and fabulous style is captured perfectly in this session! Vintage suitcases, a gorgeously unique flower crown, and a camera with Polaroids brings this amazing travel-themed engagement session to life and captures the couple’s […]

snowy and rustic, perfectly styled engagement shoot

Today’s gorgeous engagement shoot from Bellamint Photography showcases some super cozy winter styling elements & heartfelt details – it’s the perfect example of how to create a ‘wow’ engagement session while including parts of your story and personal style! From Bellamint Photography – “The Colorado snow came just in time for this California couple! They […]

styled ‘tea time’ proposal shoot

Today’s inspiration shoot from Jennifer Manzi Photography is so sweet not only for all the darling details, but also for the sentiment behind it – a styled proposal! It’s the perfect, memorable way for your guy to pop the question: while sipping tea with a stealth photographer on hand. Wasn’t that just the sweetest?! I […]

ku’u lei: island chic engagement inspiration

Highlighting Oahu’s beautiful and lush Ko’olau Mountain Range was a must for the second inspiration shoot in the Ku’u Lei series. Conceptualized and photographed by Chelsea of Bit of Ivory Photography and Orchestrated Stylized Shoots, it’s a lightly stylized love session with two of my dear friends – Jose and Nick – modeling for it! […]

stylish love session

Today’s stylish love session from Amy Nicole Photography is an absolutely perfect way to wrap up the wonderful week of sweet Valentine’s Day inspiration you’ve seen here on Burnett’s Boards. Emily and Lyle were moving from Nashville to Texas and wanted to commemorate their love, their Germantown home, and their time in Nashville with a […]

romantic valentine’s day shoot

The Valentine’s Day Extravaganza Week continues today with a red-hot shoot from Caitlin of CJK Visuals. This styled session is proof that you don’t need months to plan something glamorous and fun with your beau – Caitlin put this together in under a week! From Caitlin of CJK Visuals – “Nothing says Valentine’s Day like champagne […]

how to style a backyard engagement party

Hosting an engagement party in your own backyard is an intimate way to celebrate your union, and transforming your backyard into the chic party atmosphere you’ve always dreamed of isn’t as hard as you think. Caitlin and Jimmer’s colorful backyard engagement party photographed by Connie Dai Photography and styled by A Vintage Affair Events & […]

fall engagement inspiration

For those of you who remember the cozy autumn wedding inspiration shoot from a few weeks ago (see it here) you’ll love this fall engagement inspiration that goes along with it. Photographed beautifully by Carmen and Ingo Photography – it has all the sweetness you’d want in an engagement shoot combined with a romantic greenhouse […]

words of wisdom for your engagement shoot

Not having an engagement shoot is one of our only regrets regarding our wedding. I was busy moving to where my then fiance lived, we were both busy planning the wedding, and it just didn’t feel like something we needed. I couldn’t have been more wrong! In order to keep you from making the same […]