blush and gold beach styled shoot

blush and pink beach shoot

Flowers are one of my favourite elements of a wedding and Erika's arrangements are ones to add to your Pinterest board for sure. The bouquets are stunning and she even made some of the leaves gold! From Petra: The shoot took place on Rosendahl beach, in Tampere, Finland. It was initiated by the florist Erika Välimäki who is a rising star in floral design in Finland, and therefore we kept everything else quite minimal and simple (like Scandinavian style) focusing … [Continue reading]

spanish oasis wedding ideas

Spanish Themed Wedding

From Carla Navarro of Whisk Bakery - “I was given the opportunity to do a styled shoot at Agave Estates in Katy, Texas recently. I fell in love with the rich yet bright orange walls at Agave Real and the many plants and trees surrounding the venue. The stone work on the ground and walls was just a touch of perfect as well as the oasis pool. I knew the moment I finished the tour I needed to make this shoot different from most and have my vendors think out of the … [Continue reading]

how to have an eco friendly wedding

how to have an ethical wedding | Ashley Largesse Photography

People are becoming more and more conscious of the effect their actions have on the environment and Bride and Grooms are no exception. Couples are finding ways to make their wedding eco-friendly and ethical and in some cases even giving back to the community. Marcie from Celia Grace creates ethically made wedding dresses and has put together a guide to making your wedding more ethical. Choose local & in-season flowers Did you know that many flowers … [Continue reading]

moody romantic styled wedding

vintage-ring-and-calligraphy

From Jess: "Back in November 2015, I attended The Little Workshop hosted by Michael and Carina Photography at The Lewis Dream home in Virginia. This workshop was all about embracing the graininess and love of all things film and fine art. I was definitely nervous, being so new to film myself, but I packed up my film camera and car and took the 7hr drive from Pennsylvania! I had no clue what to expect from this weekend. The whole time Michael and Carina were talking … [Continue reading]

colorful cabo wedding

Hacienda Beach Residencies Cabo San Lucas, Mexico Wedding

This bride did colorful RIGHT! I really can’t get over how fabulous Chris & Madison's wedding at the Hacienda Beach Residences in Cabo San Lucas turned out. It’s classy yet ultra bright and colorful, sophisticated yet super fun. You’re going to really be inspired by these images by Ana & Jerome Photography - I promise! From the Bride - “My inspiration came from florist Pina's designs and elegant Mexican style. I wanted to do something … [Continue reading]

celebrating: aisle society

Mini wedding cakes with calligraphy | Alexis June Weddings and @aislesociety

I’m sure you’ve heard (who hasn’t!) but there’s a fabulous new website out there called Aisle Society that pulls together wedding content from more than 30 of the best wedding bloggers from around the world! These amazing women (and I’m lucky to count myself amongst them) have worked together for months to create this grand central station of wedding inspiration and it’s live to the world, and ready for YOU to use! Aisle Society allows you to curate your feed. … [Continue reading]

the perfect tropical honeymoon wardrobe

BHLDN Beach and Honeymoon

If you’re one of those girls who looks forward to the honeymoon as much as the wedding then I hear ya! Travel + fashion unites during your honeymoon in the most fabulous way and when going someone warm and exotic, BHLDN’s got you covered. Their new beach and honeymoon collection is the largest to date with a fabulous mix of playful and practical. Shot on the idyllic beaches of Phú Quốc, a tiny island at the southern-most tip of Vietnam, by photographer Kevin … [Continue reading]

3 bold looks for ballerina brides

Colorful Wedding Dress for Ballerina Brides

I’m sure you’ve all noticed but wedding dress that are any color other than white are so in! Today’s glorious ballet-inspired bridal fashion shoot from Shhivika Chauhan shows off 4 looks for those looking for a bolder look to walk (or dance!) down the aisle in, take your engagement photos while wearing, or celebrate by wearing during your rehearsal dinner! From Shhivika Chauhan - “The concept of the shoot was ‘Bold Ballerina Bride,’ and we wanted to … [Continue reading]

a summer love story in spain

Romantic shoot in Spain | Alexsandra Semyonov

Today’s inspiration shoot from Aleksandra Semyonov is so cute I can barely stand it. It’s ultra-European in how chic it is and the story of love it tells! Whether you’re seeking a destination engagement session, elopement, anniversary, or honeymoon shoot, this is an exquisite one to draw inspiration from! The story begins as she comes over to her adorable place - she throws on her clothes, he rushes up to her balcony to kiss her - it’s so romantic! The … [Continue reading]

a must-see austin hill country wedding venue

Austin Hill Country Wedding Venue

When you’re visiting your parents in Houston and Cari from Pink Parasol Designs & Coordinating invites you a wedding planner brunch to celebrate the opening of a fabulous new Austin (like a 3 hr drive away from Houston) wedding venue called Garden Grove, YOU GO! Why? Because Austin literally has the best wedding venues (especially the ones in Hill Country like Garden Grove) and because Pink Parasol Designs throws the best parties. It truly was a … [Continue reading]

a dress for every wedding occasion from BHLDN

BHLDN on Burnett's Boards | wedding occasion outfits

For those of you that are recently engaged, you may not know that your wedding dress isn't the only important dress of your wedding planning experience. It may be the most important, but as you will quickly realize there are lots of other events that will require you to be the guest of honour, and looking your best. With my own wedding sneaking up quickly on me, I have purchased 'the dress' but am now beginning to think about its co-workers if you must. They need … [Continue reading]

botanical organic styled shoot

Bride and Groom Botanical shoot | Photography by Tiziana Gallo | Burnett's Boards

From Tiziana: "The venue was chosen first, since the Wedding Planner Roberta Cavaliere grew up in this place, during summer holidays. Rocchetta Nervina is a very small village, dating back to Medieval times. It is located in Liguria (Italy), and it is characterized by its strategic position: it had been built over mountains, but it is only 20 minutes from the seaside. For these reasons, colors (brown, dark green, light green, ivory) and architecture, are similar … [Continue reading]

oregon trail inspired shoot

Bride in blue dress | Erica Ann Photography | Burnett's Boards

From Allison: "I'm so excited to share this dreamy Oregon Trail inspired wedding shoot! The shades of pink and light blue are a perfect example of the beauty and versatility of the 2016 Pantone colors of the year announcement! This inspiration shoot pays tribute to beautiful Oregon state and it's brave, adventurous pioneer ancestors. It depicts a love story nestled in the heart of the Willamette Valley representing natural beauty with a timeless appeal." … [Continue reading]

island bohemian styled shoot

VW Bus styled shoot | Jeannemarie Photography | Burnett's Boards

Beachy waves and crochet pants are perfect boho beach attire. This styled shoot has some amazing floral design and a very handsome couple. Make me want to trade my VW Bug in for a bus! From Debbie: “ A few years back I fell in love with the most striking gypsy crochet pants that I saw in a magazine & promised myself I would do a styled shoot one day with these lovelies designed by Susan Lafica of La Fiori Couture. Thus began the inspiration for our bohemian … [Continue reading]

boudoir session with bride + her maid of honor

Boudoir Session with Bridesmaids

Here’s a little known fact for ya - I’m so obsessed with classic Russian literature that one of my majors in college turned out to be Slavic Studies! So of course when Juli Kundera sent me a ‘Eugene Onegin’ themed bridal boudoir session I couldn’t have been more thrilled to publish it. Eugene Onegin is written in iambic tetrameter (a rather unusual rhyme scheme) and explores life, love, convention, and passion. There really couldn’t be a more interesting and … [Continue reading]

engagement at golden gate national park

Calligraphy engagement session | Photography: Ian Odendaal | Burnett's Boards

These views are breathtaking and so are this beautiful couple. What a place to have an engagement shoot! From Ian: "This engagement shoot was aimed to be romantic, simple and natural, with a beautiful green and blue mountain landscape as backdrop. We did the shoot in Golden Gate National Park, in South Africa, right after a quick summer rainstorm, leaving us with a fresh breeze and crisp colours. I let the couples’ love speak for itself in the incredible … [Continue reading]