Wedding Professionals

Meet The Expert- Christy Johnson

Meet The Expert– Christy Johnson Photo by: Briana Archuleta, Briana Nicole Photography Christy is a licensed cosmetologist, certified makeup artist, & lover of spreading confidence & joy. Christy began her career as a makeup artist at all-natural day spa during which time she apprenticed a celebrity makeup artist. Meanwhile, she earned makeup artist certifications through various […]

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ABQ Bride Magazine | Bridal Shows

Summer Bridal Show Recap

Summer Bridal Show Recap In 2016, ABQ Bride Magazine incorporated a summer bridal show to our calendar of events. Our first summer show took place on June 10, 2016. This unique bridal show was in collaboration with Heritage Hotels and Resorts and Hyatt Regency Albuquerque as they revealed the newly designed wedding chapel space. Brides […]

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Wedding Professionals

Meet The Expert- Lauren Mestas

Meet The Expert– Lauren Mestas Photo by: Alicia Lucia Photography Lauren Mestas is a graduate of the Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico; she is also a Certified Wedding Planner through the Association of Bridal Consultants. She got her start as a wedding coordinator almost 5 years ago, when an opportunity […]

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ABQ Bride Magazine

Wedding Professionals Helping Brides

We have been overwhelmed by the communication about the recent closing of Alfred Angelo stores, especially in Albuquerque. Brides have been anxiously waiting to see if their wedding gowns will arrive as promised by the dress vendor. In the meantime, Brides have begun the search again for that perfect dress to walk down the aisle […]

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ABQ Bride Awards

ABQ BRIDE AWARDS! By: Joy Gutierrez, M.S.A., M.B.A. If you have not yet seen anything on social media, we are now accepting your votes for the ABQ Bride Awards! We have over 50 different categories we are accepting votes for. We have the common favorites like Best Bridal Boutique, Best Bakery and Best Photographer, however […]

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Monthly Contest

I’M AN ABQ BRIDE!

I’M AN ABQ BRIDE! With the launch of ABQ Bride Magazine, we started a fun monthly contest in an effort to assist ABQ Brides with their wedding planning details. The contests is called, “I’M AN ABQ BRIDE!” These monthly contests Brides can enter while visiting with local Wedding Professionals for a chance to win some […]

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The Story Behind ABQ Bride Magazine

The Story Behind ABQ Bride Magazine By: Joy Gutierrez, M.S.A., M.B.A. | Publisher This February, we launched our new magazine ABQ Bride. Since the launch, we have been asked about how this concept evolved as many ABQ Brides are sharing how much they love this new publication. As some may know, ABQ Bride Magazine is […]

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ABQ Bride Network

ABQ Bride Network “Bridal Q & A”

BRIDAL Q & A ABQ Bride is inviting local Brides and Grooms to partake in our Q and A session about the wedding planning budget. When: Saturday, June 17th Where: Bridal Elegance by Darlene , 4100 Menaul Blvd NE, ABQ, NM 87110 Time: 9 AM – 11 AM View Invite Here: http://conta.cc/2tvnTCQ Our Local Wedding […]

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Bridal Shows

Bridal Market

BRIDAL MARKET The Bridal Market, a place where Brides can meet, shop and plan! Summer will be coming to a close soon and the fall harvest will be upon us by the end of August. Many locals will be preparing for fall and winter months by shopping at local the farmers markets for fruits, vegetables […]

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