• Styled Shoot: Valentine Turned Goth

    With lovers day right around the corner we knew we wanted to do something in the spirit of the holiday. If you know any of us at Renee’s, traditional is not what we do, so when we were thinking of the perfect collaboration, we knew it had to be “dark.” We imagined black candles, dark makeup, pops of deep red, all tied together by the simplicity of an elegant gown. We quickly knew who to turn to for design and styling, Drunk on Decor. Lilli Hayner knew exactly what we were looking for and who better to capture our vision than the very own Jazmine Rubio. The rest just fell…

  • Bridal Color Inspiration: Romantic Mountain Styled Shoot

    Mountains, snow, whiskey, and fire. Add 11 local vendors and you have the perfect styled shoot. We are obsessed with this collaboration and even more obsessed with how beautifully Brittany Miller Photography and Palamora Events were able to capture simple, cozy love. For this shoot we took a traditional a-line tulle gown and toned it down with a neutral, cozy sweater. Of course, it wouldn’t be New Mexican without a Squash Blossom necklace. (sweater and necklace available at Turquoise Teepee) We love the color pallet that was chosen for this set up. Slate, peach, fern, reds, and metallics! It couldn’t of come together any better. When it comes to a…

  • Vendor Spotlight: Perfect on Paper

    Oasis, Ed Sheeran, The Cranberries, Chris Isaak, The Neighborhood, The Cure….. We could go on and on… but if any of these bands have caught your attention, then Perfect on Paper might be perfect for you. This dynamic quartet has an eclectic mix of genres in their repertoire that is sure to make your wedding or special event a hit with all of your guests whether it be just for cocktail hour or the whole evening! We caught up with the guys to gain a little bit more insight on the method behind the music.  Let’s meet the band! James Cordova- vocals/guitar Robert Trujillo- guitar/vocals Michael Trujillo- percussion/vocals Ruben Del…

  • 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…