9 of Albuquerque's Best Hotels & Resorts

9 of Albuquerque's Best Hotels & Resorts

With record-breaking visitors to our city every year, it's no surprise that we have some of the most beautiful and classy hotels and resorts in the country. Between the beloved Balloon Fiesta in October and incredible weather during the Spring and Summer, an Albuquerque wedding is bound to be on the wishlist for many couples. [...]

The 3 Main Benefits of Eloping

The 3 Main Benefits of Eloping

No, the New Mexico Perfect Wedding Guide team has not been kidnapped. It's still us, the same love-obsessed locals whose entire lives revolve around weddings! We bet you never thought we'd be advocating against having a wedding, right? We didn't either. When it comes down to it though, we're not choosing elopements over weddings, and [...]

3 Reasons the Wedding Gallery is Different from Other Wedding Shows in New Mexico

3 Reasons the Wedding Gallery is Different from Other Wedding Shows in New Mexico

If you haven't already noticed, weddings are kind of a big deal in our state. Which is lucky for us, whether we're natives, transplants, or traveling from afar to have a destination wedding in New Mexico. With a venue to match every vibe, troves of dedicated local wedding professionals, and completely unparalleled landscapes to surround [...]

How to Prepare for a Boudoir Photoshoot

How to Prepare for a Boudoir Photoshoot

When you boil it down to basics, each wedding is nothing more than a celebration of love. The who, when, where, and what of that love is pretty important for the big day, but all details aside, it comes back to love. Part of what makes this particular kind of love so special that it [...]

8 Local Wedding Businesses Run by Husband + Wife Teams

8 Local Wedding Businesses Run by Husband + Wife Teams

We can’t lie. As New Mexico’s Perfect Wedding Guide team, we get to be on the forefront of a whole lot of magic coming from our community. From whimsical winter weddings, to sensational spring styled shoots, to first-time collaborations between wedding professionals, to proposal stories that would make anyone tear up — it’s almost too [...]

New Mexican Elopement with Chrisi K Photography

New Mexican Elopement with Chrisi K Photography

It's that time of year in the Perfect Wedding Guide world -- at least our corner of it -- when the excitement of the holidays has passed, and the ethereality of spring hasn't yet come. The magic never really subsides here though, because tiding us over between these two time markers is the new edition [...]

Glory Ranch Films: Albuquerque Cinematographer

Glory Ranch Films: Albuquerque Cinematographer

At the ceremony, [Glory Ranch Films] completely blended in and made the filming feel totally stress-free, not at all 'in your face', as I've experienced at some other weddings. The film is just beautiful and incorporated sweet thoughtful details as well as being incredibly high quality. Julia, local bride Is there anything sweeter than hearing [...]