Food and Drink

Eats & Drinks for Brunch, Cocktail Hour & Late-Night Receptions

Find flawless Seattle food and drink ideas for your morning, evening, or late-night wedding reception based on your happiness hour.

08/01/2017 With Jackie Varriano Styled by Elizabeth Lockhart Design Photography by Charity Burggraaf

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 Photography by Wendi Nordeck Styled by Julia Platt-Hepworth

Project Wedding

Off the Cuff: DIY Boutonnieres

Give your lapel some love with these whimsical, DIY boutonnieres.

07/31/2017 Styled by Kira Corbin With Tracy Howard Garton Photography by Scott Rounds

Beauty & Wellness

Polished & Ready: How to Nail Your Bridal Manicure

Forget the nudes of yesteryear—these new neutrals are here to stay. Check out our top picks from Smith + Cult for on point bridal manicures.

07/31/2017 Styled by Kira Corbin With Tracy Howard Garton Photography by Scott Rounds

Planning

Pedal Power: This Couple's Pedicab Provided a Picture-Perfect Getaway

Looking for a fun and unique reception exit? Considering hiring Portland pedicabs to transport you and your new Mr. or Mrs. in style.

07/31/2017 With Tracy Howard Garton

Groom's Guide

Style School for Grooms

Unsure of your wedding day style? Take our personality quiz and find out the type of I Do-day duds that will best suit you.

07/31/2017 With Tracy Howard Garton

Food & Drink

Love at First Bite: 3 Local Couples Dish on Their Wedding Day Menus

We get the scoop on everything from their eats to their drinks to their big-day vibes, plus their advice for other couples.

07/31/2017 With Tracy Howard Garton

Needful Things

To Have & To Hold: 7 Glam Clutches for the Big Day

His heart isn’t the only thing you’ll be holding on your wedding day. Stash your nuptial necessities in one of these fab clutches.

07/31/2017 Styled by Kira Corbin With Tracy Howard Garton Photography by Scott Rounds

Needful Things

With The Band: 20 Local Wedding Rings We Love

A wedding ring says a lot about a man. Are you a modern gent? Or more old-school cool? No matter your style, there’s a band out there that’s right for you.

07/31/2017 Styled by Kira Corbin With Tracy Howard Garton Photography by Scott Rounds

Cakes and Desserts

Take the Cake: 5 Tips to Ace Your Cake Tasting

Seattle's Dessert Geek Jess Tupper shares her advice and expertise for selecting a top-tier confection for your celebration.

07/31/2017 With Jess Tupper Illustrations by Sarah Wilkins

Brides

Underwear? Under There!

Oh la la! Portland-based Vava Lingerie just debuted its new lookbook, and well, we can’t stop looking.

07/28/2017 With Tracy Howard Garton

Desserts

Modern Cakes & Desserts That Taste as Amazing as They Look

Divine wedding cakes, cookies, and pies from popular Portland bakeries and confectioners that reflect your own style on your sweetest day.

07/25/2017 Photography by Lara Ferroni With Tracy Howard Garton Styled by CK Wedding Events

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 Photography by Kevin Focht With Jackie Varriano Styled by Lewis & Levy and Jessica Huang

Groom's Guide

Gorgeous Gowns & Stylish Suits for Destination Beach Weddings

The breezy beach vibes of Tulum, Mexico, bring an easy elegance to these wedding day looks for brides and grooms. Shot on location at Nest Tulum.

07/19/2017 Photography by Kevin Focht With Tracy Howard Garton Styled by Amanda Zurita and Tessa Woolf

Brides

Gorgeous Gowns + Stylish Suits for Destination Beach Weddings

Get whisked away to the oceanfront setting of Tulum, Mexico, where white sand beaches meet fluid gowns for sheer destination perfection.

07/19/2017 Photography by Kevin Focht Styled by Amanda Zurita and Tessa Woolf With Jackie Varriano

Fashion

Groom's Guide: 8 Snazzy Suits That Are Anything But Basic

Don't speak—let your smart suit do the talking. From velvet to satin to sequins, these suits take big-day style to the next level.

07/03/2017 With Seattle Met Bride & Groom

Brides

Save the Date: Butch Blum x Seattle Gents Evening Out

Join this group of influencers for an evening of fashion, networking, and fun. The new owner of Butch Blum will be hosting a meet-and-greet.

06/28/2017 With Nicole Erickson

Brides

Nailed It: 5 On-Point Bridal Manicures

06/26/2017 Photography by Hank Drew With Jackie Varriano Styled by Cassandre Banel