Elizabeth Dye “Hanami” gown, $4,400, from Elizabeth Dye in Portland.
New & Improved : Portland Bridal Boutiques
BHLDN, the cult bridal shop brought to you by Anthropologie, has arrived in Portland. Now under the expanded roof of the Pearl District Anthropologie & Co. store, BHLDN shares its sister store’s style—think rich textures, lace and fairy-tale tulle skirts. Accessories, jewelry, shoes and headpieces as well as gowns for the entire wedding party are all here at this one-stop fantasy bridal shop. 1115 NW Couch St., Portland; bhldn.com/stores-portland
A go-to bridal salon since 1995, Ania Bridal has moved to a new location in the West End neighborhood of downtown Portland. Along with the updated industrial space come private rooms for all parties, a bridal selfie station, and gowns for every body type and price point. Known for its wide range of couture gowns, which vary in style from bohemian to megawatt showstoppers, Ania also stocks nine exclusive designers not found anywhere else in Oregon, including Lazaro and Alvina Valenta. 521 SW 11th Ave., Portland; aniabridal.com