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

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

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

Planning

Save the Date: Luxe Bridal Event

Plan your wedding while sipping bubbly and mingling with local event pros on March 31 at Castaway Portland. Enjoy a fashion show and a beauty + lash bar.

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

Desserts

Portland’s 10 Best Pastries

From fruit crostata to rosemary doughnuts, consider serving Portland's best baked goods at your wedding or brunch celebration.

03/09/2017 With Tessa Woolf

Brides

Last Call: Real Wedding Submissions

Today is the deadline to submit your Real Portland Wedding for consideration in the Summer/Fall 2017 issue of our magazine!

03/06/2017 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 Tessa Woolf and Rosin Saez

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