• WEDDING CHECKLIST

    Time to plan A lot of people might not know the extensive list of services we provide to our clients so we will break it down: we do it ALL. And what does “doing it all” mean you might ask? Where else can you: find the dress of your dreams and then get it altered in-house? Oh, you need invitations? Let’s do it. A wedding planner? Absolutely! Event rentals? You got it. Decorating? A venue? We have that too.  Because there are so many components that make up a wedding, we thought we’d provide you a checklist with timelines for all of our soon-to-be weds.  12-18 MONTHS They liked it so they…

  • SHARA + ALEX – JUNE 6, 2020

    Planning a wedding can be stressful enough, but planning a wedding during a pandemic…well let’s just say it’s not easy. Shara and Alex saved their wedding date for June 6, 2020 and planned a backyard wedding. Never in a million years did they think they’d have to plan a wedding during a pandemic. Although there were social gathering restrictions, they were still able to have their intimate wedding they dreamed of. They said their I Do’s and became husband and wife with their loved ones present. Elise at Taylor’d Photography captured this fun couple’s BIG day.  VENDOR DETAILS: Photography: Elise Taylor @ Taylor’d Photography Bride’s Gown & Alterations: Livingston Bridal…

  • Styled Shoot- Desert Love

    It’s no secret, we LOVE collaborative projects with our talented, local creatives. This one is no exception. Not to mention, Elise and her models were a pleasure to work with. For this shoot they chose a beautiful, draped shoulder Allure gown that is both simple, yet romantic. Everything about this shoot just worked perfectly! From the warm color palette, the beautiful eye makeup, the floral, and the surrounding decor. Magic happens when creatives join forces.  Keep scrolling for more pictures and the full vendor list! Vendor List: Photographer: Elise Clare Photography  Instagram | Facebook | Email: elise.a.photography@gmail.com Makeup: Makeup By Lala Juarez Instagram | Facebook | Email: makeupbylalajuarez@gmail.com Decor: Knox…

  • Stephanie + Jason

    STEPHANIE + JASON – MAY 14, 2016

    Take a retired, historic train yard with a vintage, industrial vibe and beautiful stained glass (although some pieces have taken a toll over time),  an adventurous bride and what do you get??  A wedding venue naturally! The Yards, located in downtown Albuquerque, serves as a Farmers Market on Sunday mornings- but our favorite purpose is when it moonlights as a wedding venue by night.  Stephanie and Jason’s special day was nothing short of amazing- lets check out their details! This “destination wedding” gave the couple much to think about from their home in Las Cruces and how it would all come together. Enter Livingston Bridal and Events.  During the planning…

  • 10 Unspoken Rules of Wedding Dress Shopping

    So your person finally popped the question and you said YES. First thing’s first, you have to find the perfect dress! No pressure, right? Lucky for you, there are specialty shops that help you alleviate the stress of dress shopping. Sure you can shop online, but trust us when we say- DON’T DO IT! First, You lose out on the experience of trying on gowns with friends and family. Second, stylists are a great asset to make the process run smoothly- they can provide helpful suggestions and are here to make your experience enjoyable. And lastly, you never know what the internet is going to serve up, buyer beware!! For…

  • Traveling Trunk Show

    What is a Traveling Trunk Show??? Well, we are welcoming Spring by packing up our store and heading up to Albuquerque! This will be our third annual show and we could not be any more excited! So what can you expect at this special two day sale? We’ll give you a few details of the day. When and where?  Isleta Resort and Casino 11000 Broadway Blvd SE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87105 Saturday, March 14th from 10AM-4PM Sunday, March 15th from 10AM-12PM Yes, we are literally packing up our store and taking it with us. We want to give our future bride-to-be’s the same experience they would get when coming to our shop.…

  • Wedding Dress Shopping During a Pandemic

    Who would have predicted this is where we would be in 2020? Every business took a hard hit and the wedding industry is no exception. Luckily, we are slowly getting back into the swing of things as we prepare for our 2021 to-be-weds. As you’re getting ready to shop for your dream wedding dress, we have to remind our brides to-be that wedding dress shopping during a pandemic will be similar to what it was before but nevertheless, it will be a different experience.  That’s not to say it won’t be a memorable one. If you can get past all the hand sanitizer, limitations of guests in the store, and…