• Simply Val Stefani

    Val Stefani is here! We are excited to share with you the new designer gowns that will be available at our store. Simply Val Stefani is a sister brand of the magnificent designers that brought you the very successful fashion house “Moonlight.” The combination of these two brands allows for innovative designs, while still keeping the traditions of Moonlight that have made them quite the success. This dress collection is a mixture of bohemian and vintage inspiration offering a delicate, simple look of elegance. The beautiful necklines, textured skirts, and figure-flattering nature of these gowns are just a few details that sets them apart.             …

  • Vendor Spotlight: Southwest Creative Co.

    We are thrilled to share with you some of our favorite vendors composed of wedding photographers, venues, hair and makeup, videographers and many more! This month we are featuring one of favorites in wedding photography: Southwest Creative Company. Bianca Padilla and Anthony Quiterio make up this perfect little duo behind the lense. They have been telling stories with their beautiful natural light photography {officially} for 2 years now, but have been capturing special moments for over 5 years. Sure, they are known for their lovely couple photography but their services go beyond that. Some of the other services they offer include: Photography, Videography, Graphic Design, Web Design & Social Media…

  • White Sands Styled Shoot

    Last month we collaborated with Brittany Paden. She is the owner and wedding planner at Bloom and Co., an event planning company located in Dallas, Texas. Her vision for this photoshoot consisted of an ethereal princess that was neither prim nor proper, yet still delicate and graceful. When searching for the perfect dress she focused on one that was romantic yet modern. The dress she chose was given the name”Cinnamon” in our store.  This whimsical gown is by designer Stella York. It is a tulle, A-line wedding gown with a beaded bodice and plunging neckline.                           The dress ties in perfectly with…

  • Wedding Checklist

    Wedding planning can be stressful, we know. But don’t let the pressures of making your day perfect scare you! Creating a timeline to follow allows your planning to be broken up into sections, making this process feel much less overwhelming. We’ve created the ultimate wedding checklist for everything you need to prepare for during your year of planning.     1 year  Just engaged? Congratulations! Now is the time to celebrate with your new fiance and get excited for your future. If you have a year or more time to plan your wedding, let yourself relax a little and soak in the idea of marriage before you start planning. Once…

  • New Mexico Elopement Styled Shoot

    In honor of Cinco de Mayo approaching tomorrow, we wanted to share this gorgeous styled photo shoot that embraces the Mexican culture we love so much in Las Cruces. Often times we overlook the beauty of elopements. This styled shoot reminded us that sometimes less is more. We love the unique southwest decor that was incorporated in this styled shoot. Not to mention the adorable donkey featured! Dive into these colorful photos that highlight fun prints and floral in a simplistic way. We love these pops of color throughout these images. Perfect color scheme for summer! If you’re looking for more color inspiration, check out one of our previous blog posts that…