• Renee's Bridal

    Wedding Dress Shopping: Why Buying Local Matters

    So he popped the question, you have a million thoughts going through your mind and are wondering where to start? Best case scenario you live in a city that has a local bridal boutique to go for help, or live near one. Depending on the services they offer, most bridal boutiques will provide you with a wedding planning checklist so you have a clear idea of where to start. You can can start looking for a wedding gown as soon as you prefer, but the general rule of thumb is to start researching about a 12 months before the big day and then making the final purchase 8-10 months ahead…

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    Mystical Styled Shoot

    Last month with partnered up with some of our favorite Las Cruces creatives to bring you this magical styled shoot. Bianca dn Anthony at Southwest Creative Co. did an amazing job capturing every detail. We envisioned a delicate vintage bride surrounded with greenery and lavender tones centered in the middle of a pecan tree farm. That is exactly what we got. Below you can find all the details on this wonderful collaboration. This clear framed welcome sign was made by Letter and Such. This beautiful Rebecca Ingram gown features an elbow length sleeve and bateau neckline. Around the waist is a bead and Swarovski belt that separates the lace bodice from the…

  • Renee's Bridal,  Vendor Spotlight

    Vendor Spotlight: Chris Baker Band

    Some of the best memories are made on the dance floor. Music sets the mood, it makes people connect, laugh, cry, and dance the night away. This month we are featuring singer/songwriter and recording artist, Chris Baker. Your very own, Las Cruces “local celebrity” has been performing for a decade as a solo artist, but also can be found playing with his four man band at a variety of shows and special events. You can listen to his latest album “How Lucky I Am” here. Below Chris answered a few questions giving us all a little more insight! How long have you been in business? I’ve been playing weddings and special events…

  • Renee's Bridal,  Vendor Spotlight

    Vendor Spotlight: Letters and Such

    This month’s spotlight shines on the very amazing Adriana! She is the owner and creator of Letters and Such; a custom calligraphy and hand lettering business based out of Las Cruces, New Mexico. We had the pleasure of interviewing this busy mompreneur in hopes of giving everyone a little more insight into this amazing business that is quickly growing and becoming the town’s fascination. Tell us about yourself! Hi! I’m Adriana! I’m a wife, mom, calligrapher, and entrepreneur. I spend most of my time hanging out with my husband and three kids, running my business, Letters and Such, trying to figure out what to make for dinner and wondering if it’s…

  • Renee's Bridal

    The Business of Love

    It’s only fitting that we post this on Valentines day, after all it’s a day of love and romance that knows no bounds. But love is not just about one day a year, and love isn’t always roses and chocolates and teddy bears.  At Renee’s Bridal, love is celebrated on the daily where we get to witness moments of joy when the bride-to-be is surrounded by their entourage and says “YES” to the dress, but what is it really like to be in the business of love? We have the privilege to meet hundreds of brides every year. We get to know them like a friend and we get to…