Diamond Dash Bridal Show Photos!

A HUGE thank you to all the brides, grooms, bridesmaids, and engaged couples’ family and friends who came out to the Perfect Wedding Guide Diamond Dash Bridal Show on February 16th!

A very special thank you also goes out to our amazing sponsors:

Photo Credit: Kevin's Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin’s Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin's Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin’s Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin's Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin’s Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin's Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin’s Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin's Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin’s Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin's Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin’s Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin's Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin’s Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin's Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin’s Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin's Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin’s Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin's Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin’s Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin's Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin’s Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin's Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin’s Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin's Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin’s Photography

Congratulations to Leah Garcia, the winner of the gorgeous Diamond Dash diamond necklace provided by The Diamond Supplier!

To find our upcoming wedding shows and events, please visit The Perfect Wedding Guide!

Jewels of Sheraton Wedding Show-September 15th, 2013

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Hello brides to be!  If you still need to check some items off of your wedding to do list then you are in luck.

Come visit the Sheraton Uptown where they have opened their ballroom doors to cultural elegance…

Sheraton Uptown has hosted an array of Indian, Muslim, Afghan, Persian, Arabic, and Greek Weddings and invite you to come see how diverse their luxurious ballroom can be for your celebrations.  Meet premier wedding vendors while viewing the exceptional opportunities in Indian food samplings and decor.

Sunday, September 15, 2013

12pm-3pm

RSVP by simply registering online today at PerfectWeddingGuide.com.  This event is free for the bride and two guests.

All other guests pay $5 each at the door.

We look forward to meeting you!

Sheraton Uptown
2600 Louisiana Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110

Engaged in the City Wedding Soiree Recap!

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We had a marvelous time at our Engaged in the City Wedding Soiree on Friday, April 19th,  at the Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza!  We all enjoyed an ongoing fashion show, cake tastings, and a bridal bouquet toss that included tons of awesome giveaway prizes.  We loved watching brides and their grooms mingle with some of New Mexico’s most elite wedding professionals!  A huge thank to our sponsors: Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza, King Mobile Music, Occasion Services & Events, M&J Bridal Boutique, Rodeo Plaza Flowers & Gifts, Kevin’s Photography and Celebrity China & Crystal.  We would like to also thank everyone who attended our Engaged in the City Wedding Soiree as these events would simply not be possible without you!  Watch the video of the event below.

April 19th 2013, Santa Fe Bridal Show, Engaged in the City Wedding Soiree

Don’t forget to join us on April 19th in Santa Fe at our Engaged in the City Wedding Soiree. It is going to be an exciting evening in the “City”, visiting with top wedding professionals in New Mexico. View the latest designs in bridal attire and be a part of our bridal bouquet toss giveaway filled with thousands of dollars worth of prizes!

The Engaged in the City Wedding Soiree is themed around the show Sex in the City.The ballroom will be accented with pink and black accents to keep the theme of the fun and flirty feeling of Sex in the City.

Here is our inspiration board to give you a better idea of what we are going for.

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This will be an event like no other!

Hilton Santa Fe is offering discounted room rates to attendees. You can receive a beautiful room at the Hilton Santa Fe for $129 a night. This rate is good for April 19th and 20th. To book a room with this amazing rate, click on this link:http://www.hilton.com/en/hi/groups/personalized/S/SFEHIHF-PWG-20130419/index.jhtml

Pre-register and you will be entered to a random drawing to win a FREE 2 night stay in a newly renovated deluxe room OR 1 night stay in a traditional 1 bedroom casita at Hilton Santa Fe! You will also receive a welcome bottle of Champagne (or non-alcoholic sparkling wine) and chocolate covered strawberries and breakfast in bed (Room Service for 2 people).

What to Expect at Perfect Wedding Guide’s February 17th Diamond Dash Bridal Show! ♥

Hello again everyone! As many of you may know engagement season is here and nuptials are right around the corner and while that can bring much excitement, it can also mean unwanted stress and rouse a variety of hard decisions that need to be made. Wedding planning is a huge feat for any one person to take on alone, leading thousands of brides to seek guidance and save time and money by attending today’s bridal shows. Well have no fear because Perfect Wedding Guide is here!

We will be  hosting the Great Diamond Dash Bridal Show on Sunday, February 17, 2013 from 1:00p.m  – 4:00p.m. The event will take place at Marriott Pyramid North 5151 San Francisco Road Northeast, Albuquerque, NM 87109.A free wedding seminar will be held before the bridal show from 11:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m., hosted by select New Mexican wedding professionals giving local brides the chance to meet and greet with the area’s most trusted wedding experts – offering their best advice.

Albuquerque and Santa Fe’s wedding professionals are eager to showcase their products, services and new ideas in an elegant atmosphere. Reception sites, caterers, hair and makeup artists, photographers, videographers and other wedding vendors will also be in attendance to support brides with their wedding plans offering specials, wedding packages, food tastings and giveaways.

Each registered bride will receive a program filled with savings along with the chance to participate in the Diamond Dash. Five brides will get the chance to dive into a wedding cake in search of diamond jewelry. One lucky bride will find the hidden diamond jewelry and the other four will receive gift certificates toward wedding-related services or products. Skip the online search and attend an event that will create an opportunity to gain personal insight into executing the major components of your special day effortlessly.

“The show was beautiful, and I couldn’t have been more pleased. That is what a bridal show should be like. It greatly exceeded my expectations, and I was delighted to have been a part of it.” – Local Albuquerque Photographer  

Tickets for the Perfect Wedding Guide Bridal Show are $5 online and $10 at the door. To register in advance, visit http://www.nm.pwg.com. Parking is free. For more information about the event, please call 505.615.7110 or email  us at  melanie.martinez.pwg.com or julianne.nichols@pwg.com.

Enjoy  some images from the last Diamond Dash Event !

Photo credit: Kevin's Photography
Photo credit: Kevin’s Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin's Photography
Photo Credit: Kevin’s Photography
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Photo Credit: Kevin’s Photography

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                                                      Watch the recap video! 

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Enchanting Engagement Wedding Soiree Recap

We had the most wonderful time in Santa Fe for our Enchanting Engagement Wedding Soiree. The Hilton Santa Fe was great to work with. We received so many compliments from brides, saying how enjoyable the event was. The energy in the room was amazing! Thank you to our following sponsors, we could not have done it without you!

Photo by InSight Foto
Photo by Insight Foto
Photo by InSight Foto
Photo by InSight Foto
Photo by InSight Foto

Enchanting Engagement- A Wedding Soiree

Join us for an evening of dancing, visit with top wedding professionals in New Mexico, and view the latestdesigns in bridal attire. Be a part of our bridal bouquet toss giveaway filled with prizes! April 20, 2012 from 6-9pm at Hilton Santa Fe. Click here to register for the Enchanting Engagement in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

An AMAZING bridal show

Our Great Diamond Dash on October 23 was a great success. The free seminar that was offered before the bridal show was packed! We had to bring in more chairs to accommodate all of the eager brides and grooms.  The diamond dash was a crowd pleaser once again. Five brides dove into a wedding cake in search of a beautiful diamond necklace valued at over $1,500.  I will be posting pictures and video footage soon! Don’t miss our upcoming bridal show- February 19, 2012 Great Diamond Dash Bridal Show at Hotel Albuquerque.

Thank you to our following sponsors:

Bridal Elegance by Darlene– dresses for the fashion show

Mr.Tux– tuxes for the fashion show

Silpada with Petra– jewelry for fashion show

Bliss Salon & Spa– hair and makeup for fashion show

Black Swan Events– decor around the runway (umbrellas)

Peoples Flowers– bridal bouquets and centerpieces

A Cake Odyssey– cake for Diamond Dash

Classic Party Rentals– draping for fashion show and vendors as well as linens

Kevin’s Photography– day of event photography

Embassy Suites Hotel & Spa– venue and day of coordination

New Mexico Wedding Professionals– free wedding trends seminar before bridal show.

Below are some testimonials from vendors about the event.  Thank you for the wonderful feedback!

“As usual the show is well organized- from the great help we get unloading to the whole atmosphere of the show. The brides that I talked to said they were really enjoying the great show. I was very pleased with the number of brides too- there were a lot but I also had time to talk to them!” – Charlotte’s Flowers

“Great bride turnout. Nice layout of booths. I had a fabulous day!” – Avista Video Histories

“This was by far the best bridal show!” – Pennysmiths Paper

Upcoming Bridal Show- October 23rd

Photo by Kevin's Photography

We hope you are as excited as we are for our upcoming Great Diamond Dash Bridal Show that will take place on October 23rd from 1pm-4pm at the Albuquerque Embassy Suites Hotel & Spa.

Brides, you will have the chance to meet with vendors, schedule appointments, receive a savings package (program), free copy of our guide, be entered in a drawing to participate in the diamond dash and win several door prize giveaways as well as enjoy an ongoing fashion show.

Do not forget to attend the 2012 Wedding Trends Seminar – Insider Secrets to Maximize Your Budget that will take place from 11:30-12:30pm at the Albuquerque Embassy Suites Hotel & Spa. This is a free event with appetizers including Duck quesadillas, ahi tuna canapese, and fruit and cheese displays. White sangria will be butler passed and there will be fun games and giveaways. Seating is limited, please RSVP separately for the seminar. Click here to reserve your spot.

At our Bridal Show you will also have the chance to meet one on one with the Embassy Suites and visit their special VIP room where you can learn about what they can provide for your wedding – tasting of some of their menu items, located in the Agave Meeting Room, schedule an appointment while you’re there.

Diamond Dash- Photo by Kevin's Photography

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Watch the video below to footage of our February Bridal Show.