ICYMI: WEDTALKS IS NOW UNLOCKED

Recently, a reader of this ongoing love letter to New Mexico, made an offhanded remark about how enthusiastic we are here, each and every week.  As one of the main contributors to this Wedding Collective New Mexico blog, I, the blogger, was delighted to hear that but it also made me think — does it […]

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WARRIOR WOMEN: LOCAL, WOMEN-LED BUSINESSES {PART 2!}

Lately, on this little love-blog, we’ve been spending a lot of time galavanting around our desert state, soaking in the creativity and support we have in every corner here. Whether it’s sending some love to up & coming wedding photographers, or fawning over our amazing distribution partners — AKA the best breweries, cafes, salons, and […]

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HOCUS POCUS – A NON-TRADITIONAL FOCUS {GUEST BLOG!}

Every so often, we like to invite the experts from our community to join us here, and share a little of their insider tips, industry secrets, and wedding experience. Today, we have locally beloved wedding photographer Taylor, of T. Rayne Photography, chatting about non-traditional styled and engagement shoots, and why you should absolutely do one. […]

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SUMMER’S GRAND FINALE: COLORPOP STYLED SHOOT

You’ll just have to forgive us for being so back and forth — our love for weddings knows no bounds.  Last week, we featured a stunner of a shoot from Maura Jane Photography — dark and moody because we were feeling those soon-to-be-autumn vibes.  But if we’re totally honest, and we always are, we’re still […]

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Q&A WITH T. RAYNE PHOTOGRAPHY | VIRTUAL VENDOR SHOWCASE

We had the honor of chatting with 2020 Elite Award Winner, Taylor of T. Rayne Photography on Instagram live last week! Not only is Taylor a true winner, but her love for her craft makes her shine bright. If you missed our interview, there’s no need to fear! We have the full interview below for […]

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THE BEST OF THE BEST: 2020 ELITE AWARDS RECAP

If you can believe it, it’s already that time of year where we get to celebrate our local wedding community + gear up for the Fall wedding season! Normally, we plan one special evening in September to get our party on and spend time with New Mexico wedding vendors from all over the state. Since […]

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6 POPULAR OUTDOOR LOCATIONS FOR ENGAGEMENT PHOTOS IN ALBUQUERQUE

Your special someone popped the question, or maybe you’re planning to pop the question soon, and you’re looking for the most incredible spot to capture the love between the two of you! However, you want to stay safe and compliant with the current regulations, so you’re looking for those perfect outdoor views! Wedding Collective is […]

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Vendor Spotlight: Ashleigh Olguin Ceremonies

It’s a beautiful Tuesday here in New Mexico – despite the moth apocalypse that’s nearly taken over the entire state. However, we’re loving the weather and all of the ways that the community continues to come together to create incredible things. We’re starting to finally see glimpses of upcoming intimate weddings and we couldn’t possibly […]

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Bride’s Night In: Meet Your Favorite Wedding Vendors

Now is the perfect time to be planning your wedding – the sun is shining, the air is warm with a slight breeze, and you’ve got some extra time on your hands! Finally, you get to plan the big day without distractions, except maybe the urge to brew yourself a nice cup of coffee or […]

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12 Months of Giveaways, Just For You

Hey you! We know that you love giveaways, because we do too – especially awesome wedding giveaways. You’ve worked tirelessly to plan your wedding, or maybe you’re just getting started, but either way you’re looking for ways to 1) save money 2) get the vendors you want and 3) execute the best wedding possible. Hint: […]

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