sweet pink

The darling wedding cake in this inspiration board is from Sweet and Saucy Shop and reminded me so much of Rifle Paper Co. stationary that I went and found some of their adorable paper products to match this sweet pink wedding (or bridal shower)! Will you be my maid of honor and thank you postcards…  Will […]

tangerine tango

By now most of you probably know that Pantone’s color of the year is tangerine tango. It’s bright, it’s fun, and a little edgy. Another thing that is hot this year is the new wedding planning tool, Wedding Lovely. They are taking on TheKnot.com and providing brides with an easy and stress-free way to plan […]

seersucker

Seersucker is a thin, puckered, all cotton fabric that you will usually find in striped or checkered patterns. It is absolutely perfect for summer and spring weddings! Where to find seersucker: on people who sail, on people who golf, southern weddings and tea parties, preppy people at your local country club, and all over Martha […]

poppy red and mint

I love finding inspiration from strange things and the bottles pictured below, that I ran across on Pinterest, sparked this poppy red and mint green wedding inspiration board. It’s perfect for fall and has an usual and fresh vibe to it. I haven’t seen this lovely color combination used in many weddings so snatch it […]

aqua, green, and gold

Aqua, green, and gold is such a beautiful combination, not only should you consider using it at your wedding, but carry over the loveliness to your honeymoon! All of the items below would be perfect for a warm weathered get-away after your big day. My favorite? Definitely that green dress (and it’s super affordable too!) […]

marigold

Marigold is such an unexpected color – and perfect for weddings! In the process of picking your wedding palette? Here are some tips: Let the location speak to you. Your venue will already have prominent colors so let them dictate your choices and pick shades that compliment what is already there. For instance: a beach […]

summer brights {guest post}

Today’s ‘guest post while I’m in Cuba‘ comes from the lovely Gail of OliverINK! “Where can wedding inspiration come from? How about food? The colors of a cantaloupe are stunning to say the least – the pale orange of the fruit, the lime-hued rind, the cream and green speckled skin. Gorgeous! This palette is displayed […]

red hearts {guest post}

Up today on the ‘guest posts while I’m on vacation series‘ is the lovely Lauren of Flat Broke Bride! “Hello Burnett’s Boards Lovers! Flat Broke Bride here! I run a little independent blog about my journey to the altar! Along the way I am sharing with everyone my difficulties and my happinesses, (such as we […]

james and the giant peach

I loved the book James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl. Little James, who is oppressed by two evil aunts, escapes on a giant peach with magical insect friends – it’s the best! And let’s imagine for a second that little James grows up and gets married – this is what I think his […]

minted

Mint is a great color to use for your wedding as a mono-color scheme because it’s fresh, it’s young, and it’s fun. If you want to combine other colors with your mint decor choose springtime pastels or crisp whites. That, and I’m loving this vintage mint colored Ericsson telephone! photo credits: dress, circle garlands, cupcake […]

orange you glad to see me?

What can orange do for you? Lets find out. According to several sites I read while scouring for orange wedding details, orange combines the energy of red and the happiness of yellow. It is associated with joy, sunshine, the tropics and represents enthusiasm, fascination, happiness, creativity, determination, attraction, success, and encouragement. I also learned that orange stimulates […]

blueberry tart

Nothing screams summer to me like mangoes dripping from the trees around here, but if I were to live on the mainland United States, it would be blueberries. And there are few other words in the English language that I love so much as ‘tart.’ It has so many (sometimes naughty) connotations. So here, for […]

make lemonade

The original proverb: “If life deals you lemons made lemonade.” The man who popularized it: “When fate hands us a lemon, let’s try to make a lemonade.”-Dale Carnegie A more modern takes on it: “I believe that if life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade… and try to find somebody whose life has given them vodka, […]

anne of green gables

“Isn’t it splendid to think of all the things there are to find out about? It just makes me feel glad to be alive–it’s such an interesting world. It wouldn’t be half so interesting if we know all about everything, would it? There’d be no scope for imagination then, would there?” – Anne of Green […]

daffodils

Summer weddings just WANT to be yellow – it is such a bright and cheerful color, who wouldn’t be happy at a lovely yellow colored wedding? If you more shots of yellow check out all sorts of yellow colored weddings right here. Be sure to mix hints of orange, light green, and cream into your […]

coral

Pamplemousse = chilled white wine + grapefruit juice + rosemary garnish. Sip and enjoy. Coral clutch sold here. photo credits: painted fabric, coral dress, escort cards, beach chair, bouquet, drink, door, wild and free print, cake, flower.