Beauty & Wellness

Beauty School: Expert Advice for A+ Hair, Makeup & Nails

Two Portland beauty pros share their top tips for brides to be, from what's trending in bridal hair and makeup to why shellac is a bride's best friend.

06/16/2017 With Anna Sachse Photography by Stuart Mullenberg

Brides

Tap Into Your Inner Florist at London Plane's Floral Workshops This June

Stop and smell the roses (or peonies), plus learn to create a bridal bouquet, at the London Plane Flower Shop's upcoming classes.

05/31/2017 With Nicole Erickson

Brides

Beauty Reboot: NARS National Team Event at Nordstrom

Check out the cosmetic brand's new velvet matte lip pencil and summer 2017 makeup collection during one-on-one beauty sessions with NARS national artists.

05/25/2017 With Nicole Erickson

Cakes and Desserts

Shop for a Cause: Sell Your Sole x Molly Moon's Ice Cream Social to Benefit Mary's Place

Designer consignment store, Sell Your Sole is partnering with Stella and Dot and Molly Moon’s to bring you the ice cream social of your dreams.

05/24/2017 With Nicole Erickson

Brides

6 Reasons Why We Love Pippa Middleton’s Wedding

A few of our favorite details from Britain’s wedding of the year, from the custom Giles Deacon dress to the cute kiddos to the English garden blooms.

05/23/2017 With Tessa Woolf

Brides

Get Beautified at WedLocks 2017

Try out wedding makeup, get health + wellness advice, and meet former "Bachelorette" star Desiree Hartsock at this interactive beauty event on May 21.

05/18/2017 With Nicole Erickson

Fashion

Carolina Herrera Bridal Spring 2018 Collection

Trend alert: the designer's new collection features chic wedding-day styles accented with bows big and small, available at Nordstrom Wedding Suites.

05/17/2017 With Tessa Woolf

Brides

Brides for a Cause Takes Its Gowns On the Road and Makes a Stop in Seattle

Shop hundreds of gently worn designer wedding gowns during this two-day road show May 20–21 at Motif Seattle, with proceeds benefitting charity.

05/16/2017 With Tessa Woolf and Nicole Erickson

Brides

An Afternoon of Blooms + Bubbly with Mercado and Rizom

Shop, sip champagne, and learn how to create a beautiful floral bouquet for any occasion (your own wedding perhaps?), just in time for Mother's Day.

05/11/2017 With Nicole Erickson

Brides

Herbivore Botanicals Spring Shopping Event

Stock up on natural skincare and meet Herbivore Botanical's founders all while sipping a cool mocktail or can of La Croix.

05/09/2017 With Nicole Erickson

Brides

Girls Night Out with Alair, Lika Love & Prost

Everyone deserves a GNO every once in a while. Alair, Lika Love, and Prost are joining forces for an evening of gifts, girlfriends, and goodies on May 4!

05/03/2017 With Nicole Erickson

Planning

Photo Diary: Portland Bride & Groom's Sixth Annual Rocked Bridal Event

Check out snapshots of all the stylish fun from this year's Rocked couture wedding event at the Nines Luxury Hotel on April 2 in downtown Portland.

05/03/2017 With Honor Gormley Photography by A Lovely Day

Beauty & Wellness

6 Cat-Eye Makeup Ideas For Your Bridal Beauty Look

Two bridal makeup pros Gabby Gabbitas and Brynn Thomas share their tips for mastering the perfect wedding-day cat eye, from classic to glitter to bold.

04/25/2017 With Tessa Woolf Illustrations by Jessica Durrant

Brides

Trunk Show: Monique Lhuillier at Nordstrom

Shop chic, elegant wedding gowns by designer Monique Lhuillier during this weekend's trunk show at Nordstrom in downtown Seattle.

04/24/2017 With Nicole Erickson

Planning

Wedding Astro Guide 2017

What’s written in the stars for your first year of marriage? Allie Couch of CosmoMuse.com shares five astrological influences that make 2017 a special year.

04/18/2017 With Tessa Woolf Illustrations by Danielle Fisher

Brides

Ulta Beauty Comes to West Seattle

Westwood Village’s new Ulta will have a grand opening April 14–16 celebrating each day by giving the first 100 shoppers an “Ulta Beauty treat.”

04/12/2017 With Rosin Saez

Planning

Get Rocked! at Portland Bride & Groom's Bridal Bonanza

From full-on fantasy wedding fairylands to rivers of Champagne, our magazine’s sixth annual bridal couture extravaganza just might rival your big day.

03/29/2017 With Meagan Nolan

Planning

Poppin Bottles: Behind the Scenes of our Rocked 2017 Photo Shoot

We cranked up the tunes, cued the confetti, and popped bottles during our promo shoot for Rocked 2017, coming up on April 2 at the Nines Luxury Hotel.

03/29/2017 With Tessa Woolf