event recap: grooms and gifts soirée

Gifts for Grooms

Burnett’s Boards regulars Breanna and Anna of Denver’s a & bé bridal shop recently threw a fabulous little party amongst their gorgeous gowns and the purpose for it was a brilliant one: gift ideas for your groom and groomsmen! I’ve always found shopping for the men in my life extremely difficult but the ladies at a & bé made it a little bit easier in the most stylish way possible. From Breanna of a & bé – “On a beautiful Thursday evening in June … [Continue reading]

eclectic wedding in a historic manor house

Eclectic wedding in historic manor hosue

What do you get when you combine a Downton Abbey venue lookalike with unique bohemian wedding style? Absolute magic! Today’s wedding inspiration shoot from Laura Power Photography and Lauren Grey Stylist sets a stunningly offbeat bridal style against the classic elegance of England’s Elmore Court. The result is fascinating! From Lauren Grey Stylist – “Elmore Court is a unique wedding and events venue in Gloucestershire with … [Continue reading]

wedding pros: how to get more from your styled shoots

Calligraphy backdrop | Anneli Marinovich Photographey + The Wedding and Event Institute | see more on:

Kylie Carlson, head of The Wedding and Event Institute (an online resource for wedding pros) is taking everyone back to school – and I couldn’t be more excited about it! WEI is putting a whole new spin on wedding inspiration shoots and teaching you how to get the most out of them! From Kylie - Over the last two years the Styled Shoot has had a rapid rise to fame and now it seems that everywhere we look we see creatively styled images popping up on wedding … [Continue reading]

fashionable bridal editorial in greece

Wedding in Greece

Conceptualized and planned by Eleni of Love 4 Wed and shot by the amazing Adrian Wood Photography, today’s bridal inspiration shoot not only takes place at a gorgeous boutique hotel in Athens, Greece, but it also contains a breathtaking array of couture wedding dresses with the most fabulous detailing! From Eleni of Love 4 Wed – “Our shoot took place at a boutique hotel called The Margi along the coastline in Athens. The hotel is known for its … [Continue reading]

modernly rustic inspiration shoot with a DIY flower wall

Rustic place setting with vintage china | Diana Daley Photographers | see more on:

With plenty of rustic details today’s gorgeous wedding inspiration shoot from Diana Daley Photography and Colonial House of Flowers brings a modern twist by incorporating a fabulous DIY flower wall! From Diana of Diana Daley Photography – “This styled shoot came about from a creative brainstorming session between myself and Christy of Colonial House of Flowers. Using the inspiration of a flower wall for a portrait prop, we began working over what a … [Continue reading]

exciting news: rocker in love’s american tour

Rocker in Love's US tour - get the dates & have them shoot your wedding!

Stylish couples with a little rock and roll attitude – I’ve got some good news for you! Brazilian photography duo Grasi and Dani of Rocker in Love are embarking on a year-long tour of the United States during which time they’re hoping to photograph your wedding. Not only that but shots from your big day will be included it in a book they’re publishing about American weddings. It’s going to be amazing! Rocker in Love will be starting their yearlong journey down … [Continue reading]

sweet southern bridal session with a deer

Bridal session with deer | Luke and Cat Photography | see more on:

Southern bridal sessions are always the cutest and Milly’s, captured by Luke and Cat Photography, tops out on the cute scale. With a whimsical woodland setting, this bride had her bridal portraits done along with an adorable, Bambi-esque deer! From Luke and Cat Photography – “As part of Southern tradition, most of our brides choose to do a separate bridal session prior to their wedding day. We partnered with Houston wedding planner and event … [Continue reading]

colorful mid-century modern poolside wedding

Mid Century Modern wedding inspiration board

Mid-century modern styled weddings are all the rage right now, and it’s so easy to see why! With retro cuteness (note the bridesmaids dresses) and funky, color block design elements, I love this style of wedding for a summer, poolside soirée. Palm Springs is pretty much the mothership of mid-century modern themed weddings but no matter where you are you can pull off this hot look with the right details, even while mixing it with more traditional touches like … [Continue reading]

patriotic bouquet + matching wedding invitations

July 4th wedding invitations from Behold Designz | see more on:

Designed especially for 4th of July brides, longtime Burnett’s Boards vendor Lily of Behold Designz has created a wedding-ready and patriotic-perfect invitation infused with red, white and blue! It’s so easy to accidentally tread into tacky territory when planning and designing your Independence Day wedding. By pulling the lavender hues out of the bouquet that Lily was inspired by and using that in the place of a classic American blue, the look of the … [Continue reading]

12 ways to accessorize your wedding dress

Ways to accessorize your wedding dress

Today’s look book editorial from Ivory & Beau bridal boutique, photographed by Izzy Hudgins, is an amazing one. You really can’t beat the ideas for accessories, hair, and makeup that the girls who dress brides-to-be day-in and day-out can come up with. The looks range from sweet and simple to bold and eclectic but one thing that they have in common is they’re all perfectly executed! While the first portion of this editorial utilizes … [Continue reading]

editorial: beautiful trends in floral design

Wedding Flower Crown

With lush compositions and natural elegance, today’s shoot from Ksenia Milushkina Photography and Oh My Flowers showcases absolutely breathtaking floral designs. Whether it’s a flower crown for the bride, an exquisite centerpiece or a blooming cake topper, there is plenty here to inspire! From Ksenia Milushkina - “What we wanted to showcase is not just the talented creative team that brought this shoot together, but also inspiration for … [Continue reading]

house of mooshki is coming stateside

House of Mooshki Wedding Dresses

Remember that stunning dress collection everyone went crazy for a couple of months ago? Well, I’ve got some awesome news for House of Mooshki fans. Not only do I have House of Mooshki’s brand new, never-before-seen 2015 collection here today, but Vikki is also bringing her gorgeous creations stateside! Due to an overwhelming interest from American brides in her collections she’ll be in NYC in October to attend bridal week and meet with interested stockists and … [Continue reading]

beach boudoir inspiration with a DIY flower bra

Bohemian beach boudoir session | photography by Hello Miss Lovely | see more on:

Autumn of Hello Miss Lovely creates and photographs absolute magic. She DIY’d the flower bra in today’s bohemian beach boudoir shoot, paired it with a floral crown, simple white cover up, and shot it all against an idyllic beach setting, capturing the most amazing colors and beauty of the sunset! From Hello Miss Lovely – “This session started with the idea of making a bra out of flowers. I went to Hobby Lobby and gathered all the essentials … [Continue reading]

cortana unveils their 2015 collection

Cortana 2015 Wedding Dress Collection

I’ve been such a fan of wedding dresses from Spanish design house Cortana for so long now it’s such an immense honor to unveil their new 2015 collection to you here today! Cortana’s bridal collection is a collection for women who strive for excellence; those ladies who appreciate quality craftsmanship down to the smallest detail, and who seek a natural, comfortable and carefree look. The range of references and creative inspiration is wide and … [Continue reading]