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On Newsstands Now: The Winter/Spring 2018 Issue!

Just like that BFF bridesmaid or groomsman, our latest issue of Portland Bride & Groom is here for you every step of the way.

01/12/2018 With Tracy Howard Garton

Planning

Save the Date: Rocked 2018

Join us for an afternoon of bridal bliss and inspiration, when the pages of our magazine come to life at our 6th annual Rocked, a couture bridal event.

12/22/2017 With Tessa Woolf

Real Weddings

Real Wedding: Melissa Mattos & Benjamin Omlid

The day in three words? Magical, romantic, fun.

08/01/2017 With Tracy Howard Garton

Real Weddings

Real Wedding: Kelsey Sikma & Lee Reeves

This Seattle duo traveled to Portland to tie the knot with a modern, industrial, and minimalist celebration at Left Bank Annex.

08/01/2017 With Tracy Howard Garton

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

Project Wedding

Off the Cuff: DIY Boutonnieres

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

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

Planning

Rock On: Advice for Hiring Music Masters

We chat with Portland's Melegari Chamber Players and Karaoke from Hell to get the scoop on their top wedding tunes and tips.

07/31/2017 With Tracy Howard Garton

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 With Tracy Howard Garton Styled by Kira Corbin Photography by Scott Rounds

Real Weddings

Real Wedding: Megan Ching & Christopher Jones

A romantic wine country wedding at Vista Hills Vineyard with a touch of Hawaiian style. Photographs by Sweetlife Photography.

07/31/2017 With Tracy Howard Garton

Real Weddings

Real Wedding: Molly Reardon & Aaron Egger

A rustic and romantic wedding at Sauvie Island Farms featuring DIY details | September 3, 2016 | Photographs by Shannon Hager

07/31/2017 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 With Tracy Howard Garton Styled by CK Wedding Events Photography by Lara Ferroni

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