inspiration board awards

Navy sequin and gold wedding |

I absolutely adore creating wedding inspiration boards. They are like puzzles and finding that last picture that fits perfectly with everything else (and trust me, that last image always takes the longest!) is so satisfying. With over 160 new inspiration boards this year it was really hard to narrow them down to my top 5 but some of them just sing a little more than others so here are my picks for the best of 2013! 1. Timeless Wedding Style Classic, … [Continue reading]

dreamy white winter shoot

Hatunot Winter Shoot | Ella Uzan Photography |

Brides who lives in places around the world that don't get snow need not be 'left out in the cold' when it comes to beautiful winter wedding inspiration. Lian from Hatunot Wedding Blog is here today to show us all how with an exquisite winter shoot that she planned! From Lian – "Living in Israel, we don’t get much of a winter. Temperatures rarely drop and snow is a far away dream. Not wanting to miss out on all the beautiful things that winter brings with … [Continue reading]

candlelit parisian elopement

Cascading floral table runner | One and Only Paris Photography |

The words ‘Paris’ and ‘elopement’ go hand in hand and today’s shoot from One and Only Paris Photography has some of the prettiest elopement inspiration I’ve ever seen. A couture gown, cascading floral table runner, romantic candelabras from a Parisian flea market, and a dreamy reception for two make this shoot heavenly! I love that the intimacy of this celebration in no way stops it from being absolutely glamorous. The monochromatic … [Continue reading]

christmas bridal shower

Christmas bridal shower ideas | Anastasiya Belik Photography |

When Anastasiya Belik Photography and PEONY Art Decoration Studio combine forces, true magic happens. PEONY created a perfectly elegant Christmas atmosphere for this shoot and if you’re thinking of having a winter bridal shower, today’s feature provides inspiration for it in spades! The cable knit details and candlelight create a sense of seasonal warmth in this inspiration shoot and the color palette is a beautiful, bridal take on Christmas … [Continue reading]

stylish christmas wedding

red, green, and gold Christmas wedding inspiration board |

Christmas weddings typically come in one of two ways – all out red and green with holly leaves and everything else, or they are glittery white & gold glamorous affairs. For this Christmas wedding inspiration board I mixed the two for an elegant, yet seasonal look. One of my favorite details in this inspiration board is the striped candle centerpiece. They are such an unexpected twist for a winter wedding and definitely give the whole thing a stylish … [Continue reading]

color story: lilac and peach

Lilac and blush pink peach floral centerpiece | Styled by Magnolia Rouge | Photographed by Greta Kenyon |

Getting to know some of the other wedding bloggers in this industry has been a true blessing and Kate from Magnolia Rouge is one of the sweetest of the bunch. She envisioned and executed this lilac and peach color story to perfection – coming up not only with the idea but also the stationary & styling for this shoot. Right on the heels of Pantone naming of Radiant Orchid the color of the year for 2014, the timing of this color story couldn’t be better! … [Continue reading]

rainy day ranch wedding in hawaii

Elegant ranch wedding bouquet from Passion Roots | photographed by Weddings by Willy & Meghan |

For this week’s vendor spotlight Meghan from Weddings by Willy & Meghan Photography sent over some gorgeous details that she photographed at a recent wedding here in Hawaii. It took place on a ‘cold’ and rainy day but that didn’t stop these pros from making it absolutely beautiful! You might remember Passion Roots from this other wedding at Dillingham Ranch with a vintage garden vibe and once again, Passion Roots has knocked it out of … [Continue reading]

gold and patina colored wedding

Gold and patina colored wedding

Today’s wedding inspiration board is inspired by the many hues that patina can take. The greenish-blue color appears on naturally weathered metals (think: Statue of Liberty) and lends a unique look to whatever this chemical reaction is taking place on. For your wedding patina finishes pair gorgeously with gold, mustard yellows, fresh greens, and muted oranges. The patina colored details can be seen on the wedding invitations in this inspiration board as well as … [Continue reading]

3 flawless makeup color palettes for your wedding

Makeup for your wedding |

It wasn't until I got married and a professional makeup artist worked her magic on me that I became a 'makeup girl.' I'm a total convert now and truly believe in the power of makeup to enhance your natural beauty and make you feel your most glamorous. The wonderful ladies at Makeup For Your Day held a little contest this month: choose three inspiration boards (from here) and create looks to coordinate with them. Kerri Kunsman, one of the artists at Makeup For … [Continue reading]

romantic boudoir inspiration board

Pastel bridal boudoir inspiration board |

Traditionally, a boudoir is a private set of rooms set apart from the bedroom for the specific purpose of getting dressed and making oneself as beautiful and ladylike as possible. With that in mind, this romantic bridal boudoir inspiration board is a celebration of all things elegant and feminine: pastel colors, delicate lace & tulle, ribbon, perfume, sweet little flowers, and beautiful jewels - all of which would make for a simply breathtaking boudoir … [Continue reading]

tips for photographing wedding details

Nautical wedding table design | V.A. Photography |

A couple of months ago when a bridal portrait session from Ashley of V.A. Photography was published here on Burnett’s Boards I found myself in awe of the shoot because she photographed every detail of the bride in her wedding day attire to perfection. And keep in mind – that bridal session was a ‘prop-less’ shoot! No chalkboard signs, no vintage typewriters, nothing but the bride. Somehow though she turned it into such a detailed shoot, skillfully drawing out all … [Continue reading]

powder blue and white wedding

Powder blue and white wedding | Anastasiya Belik Photography |

Once in a blue moon I like to throw a real wedding into the mix here on Burnett’s Boards. Weddings like the one here today where the bride wholly embraces a color, theme, or style in the most beautiful and inspirational way possible. Katerina and Andrey’s powder blue and white wedding is one such example. It defines perfection and Anastasiya Belik captured its loveliness flawlessly. Everything from the gorgeous hydrangea … [Continue reading]

holiday couture: GIVEAWAY

Earring #giveaway from Jet Couture Jewelry

It has been such a thrill featuring all four of Alea Lovely’s beautiful Holiday Couture looks. I’d be really hard pressed to pick a favorite – they’re each so unique and perfect for seasonal events, including your wedding. And as promised one of the vendors that worked on this series, Jet Couture Jewels, is hosting a giveaway! From Jet Couture Jewels – “A love for travel is my creative muse. My designs are a reflection of the many cultural influences … [Continue reading]

holiday couture: pure decadence

Beaded wedding dress | Alea Lovely Photography |

What an amazing Holiday Couture series this has been! And today’s shoot from Alea Lovely is so fitting to finish it off with because not only does it involve a glamorous low-cut gown from Maggie Sottero, but also an entire spread of deliciously decadent desserts. The white feather bolero when paired with the intricate beading on the wedding gown give the entire look an exquisite, 1920s vibe that’s total perfection for this festive time of year. … [Continue reading]