Laurels
Best Bridal Salons
in Portland
2017

Why These Bridal Salons?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored bridal salons on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best bridal salons in Portland, OR.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Ania Bridal

Ania Bridal assists Portland brides with their wedding day attire. The boutique carries a selection of top-name lines, dresses from small, independent designers, and gowns for curvier bodies as well. Brides can also request the VIB Room for themselves and guests in a 15x20 foot room with three levels of service including a Tier III package that comes with their choice of hors d'oeuvres from Cheryl's on 12th, premium Champagne and other beverages, and a Bridal Swag Bag worth $100. Ania Bridal has been a Pick for The Knot Best of Weddings from 2015 through 2017, and appointments can be booked directly on the store's website.

Portland, OR(503) 796-9170

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Anna's Bridal

Anna's Bridal is a Lake Oswego bridal salon. Brides can choose their dream dress from a collection of gowns for every budget and size, and the store's website features an extensive gallery of designs from names such as Paloma Blanca, Modern Trousseau, Wtoo by Watters, and The White One by Ponovias. Anna's provides on-site alterations as well, and accessories include Melissa Blue headpieces with cultured freshwater pearls and Swarovski crystals and Grace shoes. Brides also have access to wedding coordination services via the team at Bridal Bliss, and Anna's Bridal has won Best of 2015 from Oregon Bride Magazine who also recognized it for Best Mother of the Bride, Best Children’s Apparel, and Best Accesories.

Lake Oswego, OR(503) 636-1474

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Bridal Exclusives

Bridal Exclusives has been serving the Clackamas community with bridal services since 1961. Private fashion consultants assist clients via a private appointment with the selection of their dream dress and all matching accessories, and the boutique is known for the best prices on affordable gowns to couture designs. Bridal Exclusives has over 900 gowns in stock and carries over another 100 styles that are available in plus sizes, and brides can peruse designs on the studio's website. Bridesmaid dresses are also available. Appointments can be made directly online, a consultation normally lasts two hours, and bridal parties are welcome to bring along champagne and other beverages. Any required alterations can be performed on-site as well.

Clackamas, OR(503) 659-3766

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Brides for a Cause

Brides for a Cause is a Portland bridal salon. The bridal boutique is a nonprofit organization that raises funds for various women-focused charities via the collection and resale of wedding gowns. The group works in partnership with Wish Upon A Wedding as well, an organization that allows those who are seriously ill or facing life-altering circumstances to follow through with their wedding ceremony or vow renewals. Women sell their wedding dress to or buy their gown from Brides for a Cause in order to help support causes they believe in across the country, and clients can look at available inventory on the website, visit a road show, or come directly into the Portland boutique for service.

Portland, OR(503) 282-4000

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Charlotte's Weddings & More

Charlotte's Weddings & More has been a Portland bridal salon for over 20 years. Clients have access to their own bridal consultant and a private room for a luxurious and relaxing shopping experience, and brides have hundreds of gowns to choose from along with jewelry, veils, sashes, headpieces, hair jewelry, and shoes. Dresses for bridesmaids, mothers, and flower girls are also available, and the company's website featires photos of the bridal rooms as well as biographies for the bridal consultants for review. Charlotte's Weddings & More was awarded Best of 2012 and Best of 2014 by Oregon Bride Magazine and was a Pick for The Knot Best of Weddings in 2011 and 2012.

Portland, OR(503) 297-9622

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Debra Dianne-Fine Dressmaking and Bridal Couture

Debra Dianne-Fine Dressmaking and Bridal Couture creates wedding gowns for brides in Gresham. The boutique specializes in creating custom dresses that fit a bride perfectly as well as match her style and idea of the ideal gown for her big day. A portfolio of past work can be found on the company's website, and a custom process begins with a detailed consultation on vision, desired fabric, venue, and other specifics. Owner Debra Dianne Utberg also designs other custom apparel, costumes, and couture dresses, is involved with the Association of Sewing and Design Professionals, and is the President-Elect for ASDP National. Alterations and tailoring services are also available, and Ms. Utberg teaches people how to design and sew for themselves as well.

Gresham, OR(503) 515-2949

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Divine Designs Bridal Boutique

Divine Designs Bridal Boutique has been selling bridal wear in Portland since 1999. The boutique prides itself on carrying a premier couture collection from the likes of Vera Wang, Monique Lhuillier, Tulle New York, Anne Barge, Liancarlo, and Reem Acra, and customers can take a look at designer pages on the company's website. Wedding gowns, as well as bridesmaid dresses, are available along with accessories including handcrafted jewelry, belts and sashes, and designer veils and headpieces, and an on-site seamstress also ensures a perfect fit for every form. Appointments should be made ahead of time for personalized assistance, consultations last one to one and a half hours, and friends or family who join should be limited to three or less.

Portland, OR(503) 827-0667

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Elizabeth Dye

Elizabeth Dye brings years of experience designing wedding gowns to Portland bridal clients. Brides are able to purchase a made-to-order dress fabricated in the US from one of the collections and can also submit a request for a custom design. Clients can peruse the designer's current collection on the boutique's website as well as archived collection images from past years, and gowns are sold at retailers around the world, via the site's online shop, and at the Portland studio showroom by appointment. Brides are given the opportunity to shop sample sales directly online as well, and individuals can also contact the shop if they do not see a specific Elizabeth Dye dress they are looking for on the website store.

Portland, OR(503) 224-0266

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Richele Kay Bridal Consignment

Richele Kay Bridal Consignment is a bridal salon serving the Portland area. The boutique claims to be the only bridal consignment shop in the Portland area and specializes in designer gowns and accessories that have been "never worn and gently worn." The store has over 500 dresses in stock from designers and brands such as Vera Wang, Monique Lhuilier, Pronovias, Oleg Cassini, Allure, and Casablanca, and personalized wedding consultants help clients choose their perfect dress as well as veils, tiaras, undergarments, bridal sashes, and other accessories. Individuals can stop by the store to look and try on items, but appointments take priority for fitting rooms. Brides can also sell their wedding dresses and receive a percentage of the sale.

Portland, OR(503) 233-1301

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Rosewood Bridal

Rosewood Bridal has been a bridal salon in the Tigard area for over 20 years. The full-service and family-owned boutique is known for its customer service and provides wedding gowns, bridesmaid dresses, tuxedo and suit rentals, and professional bridal alterations. Hair ornaments, shoes, veils, and other accessories are also available as well as flower girl dresses. Rosewood carries its own private collections along with designs by the likes of MoriLee by Madeline Gardner, Blu, Stella York, Sophia Tolli, and Julietta, and current styles can be followed on the company's Pinterest account. Walk-ins are welcome anytime, but brides can also schedule an appointment Monday through Saturday for a visit.

Tigard, OR(503) 603-0363

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Xtabay Vintage, Inc.

Xtabay Vintage, Inc. has been handling bridal wear for residents of Portland for five years. The shop itself has been open for 15 years and the newer Bridal Salon is known for its hand-selected collection of glamorous vintage gowns and accessories as well as its luxurious environment and personalized attention. Services are available by appointment Wednesday through Sunday, and the company's sister bridal boutique, The English Department, moved into the premises in 2016 as well. Global stylists, celebrities, designers, and fashionistas visit Xtabay for its unique vintage selection of all clothing and accessories, and the store has been featured in People Magazine, Condé Nast Traveler, Escape Magazine, and Oregon Bride.

Portland, OR(503) 230-2899

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