Monday, June 27 2016

Ask any married American woman who changed her name post-wedding, and she’ll (likely) tell you it was a pain in the neck. It’s an administrative task few embrace with the enthusiasm of planning a honeymoon or picking a China pattern – and for good reason. The list of places requiring the newlywed to file a name change is daunting, ranging from the Social Security Administration to the auto insurance company, and just about everywhere in between.

Friday, June 24 2016

When Kim and Travis got engaged, they had no idea their wedding would evolve into a life-changing event. The couple got married at the Cedar Ridge Retreat in Travis’ hometown of Vernonia, Oregon. “Travis grew up participating at the summer camps there, so it just felt like home to him,” says Kim. “I had to honor that request and take a look!” Although Kim immediately fell in love with the natural beauty and friendly staff, it didn’t quite feel like a wedding venue.

Friday, June 24 2016

We make a point to follow the best and brightest in creative local wedding planning, and every Friday we round up our five favorite photos from the last week's feed. Follow these incredible photographers and vendors on Instagram for more gorgeous inspiration! To be featured in next week's roundup, tag your best wedding photos with #oregonbride. Don't forget to follow us at @oregonbridemag for your daily dose of pretty! Once again, congrats to this week's faves!

Tuesday, June 21 2016

Registering for wedding gifts is one of the best parts of being engaged. Suddenly, picking out sheets, pots, pans and china becomes incredibly appealing—though sometimes a bit overwhelming. We've been keeping tabs on all the latest and greatest home items to hit the shelves, here are some of our current registry favorites.

Friday, June 17 2016

We make a point to follow the best and brightest in creative local wedding planning, and every Friday we round up our five favorite photos from the last week's feed. Follow these incredible photographers and vendors on Instagram for more gorgeous inspiration! To be featured in next week's roundup, tag your best wedding photos with #oregonbride. Don't forget to follow us at @oregonbridemag for your daily dose of pretty! Once again, congrats to this week's faves!