12 days of christmas: 2 turtle doves

Day 2 in our 12 Days of Christmas series brings us to a turtle dove wedding. Bird themed weddings were really big in 2012 and I expect this trend to continue into 2013 because after all, what is cuter than a pair of love birds?! Turtle doves are normally more of a gray color, but […]

sweet prairie pink

A spring pink themed prairie wedding sounds so romantic! This wedding inspiration board was inspired by that gorgeous and whimsical Claire Pettibone dress in the lower right hand corner. It’s so beautiful! For a handmade and homemade pink prairie wedding be sure to pass out DIY preserve favors covered in cute floral and pink fabrics, […]


If pink is just too sweet for you, how about adding something a little tart to it? A grapefruit inspired wedding does the trick. It’s pink with attitude. As you probably are learning on your wedding planning journey, in order to maintain a polished look at your wedding it is important to color coordinate your […]

sage and coral (+ what your wedding dress color means)

Blush shades of coral and mint greens have been show stealers this past wedding season (see what I’m talking about here) – but what about changing it up a bit and going with a coral and sage look? They are a lovely combination! And check out that green Vera Wang dress – amazing! Now before […]

diamonds (and what your diamond shape says about you)

“It sparkles like Edward Cullen!” – friend who wishes to remain anonymous upon seeing my engagement ring. *** We all know about the four Cs of diamonds, but when it comes to diamond engagement rings, one of the first (and I think most important) decisions you have to make if what sort of shape you’d […]

copper rose (reader request)

I absolutely love it when Burnett’s Boards readers send me inspiration board requests for their weddings! And it hasn’t happened in a while so I was super excited when Lisa contacted me. The deets: Lisa is getting married in September of 2013 and would like a deep blush, copper rose, and eggplant colored wedding. Her […]

blush and mint

Are you a classically romantic, ultra feminine bride? If yes then a blush and mint color combination might be right for you. This stunning but soft duo is a powerhouse in the wedding world. Add touches of ivory, natural neutrals, and little flakes of gold to really tie your color palette together. Don’t forget about […]

pink and orange

Orange and hot pink is a bold, vibrant, and bright wedding color combination that is sure to wow. This awesome duo looks fabulous on a Florida beach or in a stylishly modern NYC loft! To get the maximum impact, colorize EVERYTHING in either orange and pink and leave little bits of white and neutrals to […]


Cameos are classic and beautiful and add a touch of old world charm to any occasion. Give cameo necklaces to your bridesmaids for gifts, send cameo themed save the dates, and incorporate pink and black into your wedding palette for a beautiful and elegant look! Love this cameo wedding inspiration board? Then you’ll probably also […]


This blush colored wedding inspiration board was one of the very first guest posts I ever did and it was for the lovely UK wedding blog Want That Wedding. You can see the original post here and get info on the photo credits. Isn’t that garden headband fabulous? It’s probably one of my all time […]

covered in diamonds

You’ve heard the phrase ‘the love is in the details,’ and that couldn’t be more true than with étoile nail polish. This amazing line of polishes has genuine diamond dust in it that compliments the sparkle in your ring perfectly. I’ve whipped up three wedding inspiraiton boards to match étoile’s three hues – aren’t they […]

paper made

Paper elements are always a fun touch at weddings and one of my favorite paper details in this navy blue and pink wedding inspiration board is the paper bridal bouquet! It’s definitely one that will last for years to come. For all the paper lovers out there, I’d like to introduce you to OliveBox: OliveBox […]

think pink

Always feminine and always lovely, you really can’t go wrong with a pink palette for your wedding. Color coordinate your bridesmaids gifts by giving them a pink hued thank you! pink bridesmaids gifts from left to right: 1. Kate Spade ‘all the girls are crazy’ bangle 2. étoile princess nail polish 3. teacup charm necklace […]

aquamarine and hot pink

In the world of aqua and mint weddings, aquamarine is quite uncommon. This fresh and fun color has yet to ‘make it big’ in the wedding industry, but I expect, with a little help from this inspiration board, that it will do so soon! Hot pink and silver make lovely accent colors, and you really […]

safari chic

I’m sort of in love with the idea of a wedding in Africa – the place is just so beautiful! Let its natural and rustic glamour shine through by not going overboard with your color scheme and having your palette choices compliment the natural surroundings. If you can’t get married in Africa bring a safari […]

cotton candy

My favorite detail in this red and pink wedding inspiration board is the picture of the cotton candy cupcakes. They are absolutely adorable, have a definite whimsical vibe, and they look delicious. If those cupcakes and I were left alone in a room together only one of us would come out alive (and it would […]