burlap and lace (+ giveaway)

shabby chic wedding

Rugged and feminine, country casual and sexy, his and hers, simple yet romantic, rough and delicate, however you put it…burlap and lace are the perfect combination for a shabby chic wedding.

shabby chic wedding

shabby chic wedding

Now for the exciting news – I have a fabulous giveaway for you from Smiling Green Apples – where everything is hand cut, hand painted, and hand made. Christy is so generous; she’s giving away these super popular and rustically chic cake toppers!

rustic cake toppers

These adorable hearts would make a beautiful addition to your fall, rustic, or country wedding cake. Already married and have an anniversary coming up? Spice up your celebratory meal with them!

All you have to do to enter is take a peek around Smiling Green Apples, find something you love, and then come back here and leave a comment about it.

The winner will receive an email notification and be announced on Facebook on September 6th.

Hurry up and enter now!


If you love this shabby chic wedding, you’ll probably also adore: tuscany.

photo credits: bouquet, escort cards, cake, ceremony door, bunting, burlap and lace centerpieces, utensil pouch, reception bench garland, window frame seating chart, centerpiece decor.

About Sara Burnett

Editor of Burnett's Boards, which she founded to showcase global creativity in the wedding industry. Sara currently lives out of a suitcase while island hopping the Caribbean and beyond. Learn More // Follow on Instagram.


  1. ahhhhh, burlap and lace = rustic elegance. Something I love. And, I love the combination of the textures together. Yet another gorgeous inspiration board Sara 🙂

  2. Thanks Brenda!! xo

  3. These are adorable and would be so cute as a cake topper or on two cupcakes! I love her handmade tags, esp. the ones with the hot air balloons!! Tweeting about the giveaway! xoxo

  4. Kaitlin Boles says

    I love these cake toppers, gorgeous! Another one of my favorites is the vintage key kraft tags adorable! Thank you for an amazing giveaway, and allowing me to enter! Good luck to everyone!

  5. I love the both the regular garlands and the flower gardens. However, the key kraft tags are fantastic too! Too many options to choose from =)

  6. I like these decorative clothespins: http://www.etsy.com/listing/103792033/decorative-clothespins-ivory-and-vintage They are the sweetest idea for hanging pictures or cards 🙂

  7. I love the Mr. & Mrs. cake toppers.

  8. Love the decorative clothespins – I want our e-photos hung up with those during the reception – cute!!

  9. We’re not gettin married until next June but were huge travelers and the map flags are right up our alley. Keep up the great work.

  10. I love the vintage key gift tags and the rustic Mr. and Mrs. cake topper!

  11. How cute are those cake toppers!? I adore them! All the cake toppers are so lovely, as well as the clothes pegs. 🙂 x

  12. Jennifer Carr says

    Love the wishes mini cake topper! I’m having a burlap and lace wedding in November!

  13. Ashley Martin says

    SO many cute things!!! I love the vintage key tags… but of course I love the Mr. and Mrs.cake toppers too, and the garlands are sweet as pie….!!! Thanks for introducing me to this etsy shop! Planning a southern shabby chic wedding for this November!

  14. Alexandra Vacca says

    absolutely love the Mr. and Mrs. Rustic Cake toppers shown. Between those and the ivory and vintage script decorative clothespins, you are well on your way to a rustic chic decor scheme!

  15. Carolyn Kitchin says

    I love the pink and gray garland – I want to use it for the background in my photo booth. Love it!

  16. Thank you everyone who entered this fabulous giveaway – a winner has been selected and an email sent to them, and will be announced on Facebook shortly!