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 Nicole Erickson and 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

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 Illustrations by Jessica Durrant With Tessa Woolf

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

Brides

India Gants, Former Seattle Met Bride & Groom Cover Girl, Wins America's Next Top Model

The Seattle native, who graced the cover of the Summer/Fall 2016 issue of Seattle Met Bride & Groom Magazine, took home the glory on season 23 of ANTM.

03/22/2017 With Tessa Woolf

Fashion

On Newsstands Now: Our Spring 2017 Cover

The spring cover—photographed by Kevin Focht—features a Lazaro ballgown from Ania Bridal and a luminous pale gold veil by local designer Austie Eckley.

03/21/2017 With Tessa Woolf

Cakes and Desserts

On Newsstands Now: Our Spring 2017 Cover

Our spring cover, photographed by Charity Burggraaf and styled by Bridal Bliss Seattle, features a luxe gold-foil, succulent-adorned wedding cake by Baked.

03/21/2017 With Tessa Woolf

Decor and Design

Save the Date: Homestead Plant Sale Popup

Pick up some new leafy friends when the shop becomes an oasis of greenery, brimming with ferns and ficuses and succulents.

03/06/2017 With Rosin Saez and Tessa Woolf

Food and Drink

Sparkling Soiree: Signature Cocktails & Cocktail Party Jewelry

Bespoke herbal cocktails that walk the line between strong and soft meet statement making jewelry pieces—the perfect combination for your rehearsal dinner.

03/03/2017 With Jackie Varriano Photography by Steve Hansen

Bridesmaids

Where in Seattle to Find the Perfect Bridesmaid Dress

Where in Seattle to find the perfect bridesmaid dress: Whether you’re the bride or the bridesmaid these shops will turn your Pinterest board into a reality.

02/28/2017 With Amanda Raschkow

Fashion

Meet the Designer: Jann Marie Bridal

We chat with the seamstress about her modern new wedding collection, her love for bohemian and timeless styles, and why Ryan Adams is everything.

02/24/2017 With Tessa Woolf

Fashion

What to Pack for the Honeymoon? These Local Lingerie Designers Have You (Un)Covered.

Portland lingerie show Unmentionable returned for the sixth year with lace, pasties, and delicate bits. See photos from the runway + shop the looks.

02/20/2017 With Eden Dawn

Brides

Needful Things: Texture-Rich Bridal Accessories

Wow on the big day with these textured accessories, from velvet to to lace to embroidery, perfect to slip into your honeymoon getaway suitcase.

02/14/2017 Photography by Hank Drew

Fashion

Art of Amor: Nouveau-Chic Bouquets & Bridal Fashion

Art of Amor: Gallery 903 in Portland's Pearl District puts wedding flowers and fashion, from bridal jumpsuits to crop tops, on dazzling display.

02/14/2017 With Anna Sachse Photography by Margaret Jacobson

Food & Drink

Valentine’s Day Dining Guide

Here's where to take that lucky bride or groom in your life to celebrate Valentine's Day, from cocktail classes to fine dining to take-home desserts.

02/10/2017 With Elise Herron