Reception Style

Three Looks at Urban Receptions

04/04/2018 Photography by Nick Pironio With Jackie Varriano

Destinations

Moody Bloom Bouquets

04/04/2018 With Vickie Miao and Jackie Varriano Styled by Katya Gudeava and Sarah Ward

From the Magazine

Sweet Display: Dazzling Wedding Desserts

For the cakes themselves, think simple yet still stunning.

01/18/2018 With Tracy Howard Garton, Bridal Bliss, and Honor Photography by Lara Ferroni

From the Magazine

Bed of Roses: Inspiring Bridal Arrangements and Bouquets

Portland has long had a love affair with roses.

01/18/2018 With Tracy Howard Garton Photography by Thomas Teal

Blog

Year in Review: Instagram Best Nine

It’s been a beautiful year here in bride and groom world, and our Instagram top nine seems to agree!

12/29/2017 With Tracy Howard Garton

Flowers

The Prettiest (Paper) Petals

Consider supplementing your fresh flower elements with paper flowers by Seattle's Cobra Lily to add color, texture, and depth to your celebration

08/01/2017 With Jackie Varriano Photography by Charity Burggraaf Styled by Nate Bullis

Planning

Reception Style: 3 Stylish Tableaus at The Colony in St. Johns

Three stylish and unique tableaus by local wedding planners at The Colony in St. Johns prove any time's a good time to celebrate.

07/31/2017 With Tracy Howard Garton Styled by Julia Platt-Hepworth Photography by Wendi Nordeck

Brides

Rosé Inspired Blooms + Bridal Fashion at Alderbrook Resort

The stunning Hood Canal sets the stage for romantic loose florals perfectly paired with rosé and oyster-filled evenings at Alderbrooke Resort & Spa.

07/21/2017 With Jackie Varriano Styled by Jessica Huang and Lewis & Levy Photography by Kevin Focht

Flowers

Fetching Fido: Festive Floral Collars for Your Pooch

Ensure your furry friends look their very best on your big day with a full flower collar that matches the blooms in your bouquets and bouts.

06/22/2017 With Jackie Varriano Photography by Hank Drew

Fashion

On Newsstands Now: The Summer/Fall 2017 Issue

Summer is right around the corner, and right on cue we're releasing the new Summer/Fall 2017 issue of Portland Bride & Groom magazine.

06/16/2017 With Tessa Woolf

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

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

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

Desserts

Flower-Inspired Ice Cream at Salt & Straw

Portland ice cream staple Salt & Straw puts a twist on traditional floral bouquets this spring with local flower-inspired flavors just for May.

05/10/2017 With Caitlin Medearis