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 Photography by Hank Drew With Jackie Varriano

Health and Beauty

Where to Create a Signature Wedding Scent in Seattle

Craft new scent memories on your big day with a fresh signature scent from one of these local boutiques: House of Matriach and Essenza.

06/22/2017 Illustrations by Ciara Phelan With Jackie Varriano

Cakes and Desserts

Golden Wonderland: 4 Modern Succulent Wedding Cakes We Love

Brilliant local bakers match emerald succulents with sleek white cakes, spinning sugar dreams into enchanting centerpieces.

06/22/2017 With Jackie Varriano Styled by Bridal Bliss Seattle Photography by Charity Burggraaf

Trends

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.

06/22/2017 With Tessa Woolf

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

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

Food and Drink

Raise a Glass: It's Rosé (All) Day!

In celebration of pink wine, we're clinking glasses with Melinda Kearney and Michèle Lorenza Ouellet, the mother-daughter duo behind Lorenza Rosé.

06/10/2017 With Tessa Woolf

Food & Drink

Rosé Day?! We’ll Drink to That!

5 local pink-wine favorites for your big day (and beyond), from sparkling pink wine in a can to a Willamette Valley "orange" wine.

06/08/2017 With Tracy Howard Garton

Cakes and Desserts

Happy National Donut Day!

We honor our favorite non-holiday with a look at local, delicious ways to serve donuts at your wedding, from cake alternatives to donut bars.

06/02/2017 With Tessa Woolf

Trends

Happy National Donut Day!

We honor our favorite non-holiday with a look at three local, delicious ways to serve donuts at your wedding, from custom flavors to donut bars.

06/02/2017 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

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