Aide-memoire Jewelry blog feature!

A styled shoot our Seattle location participated in was recently featured in the Aide-memoire Jewelry site blog highlighting our store! We are so thankful to participate in shoots like this with other local vendors!

Click the photo to read more! See vendor credits below.

Florals: Juniper Rose Studio – IG- @juniperrosestudio

Jewelry: aide-memoire Jewelry – IG- @aidememoirejewelry

Photographer: Emma Lee Photography – IG- @emmaleephotography

Venue: Ray’s Boathouse and Cafe – IG- @raysboathouse

HMUA: Glam by Sassy – IG- @glambysassy

Rentals: Cort Party Rental – IG- @cortpartyrental

Calligraphy: My Lovely Letters – IG- @mylovelyletters

Dress: Brides for a Cause – IG- brides_for_a_cause

Planning/Design/Coordination: The Eventists – IG- @theeventists


We LOVE our brides and are so thankful for their support! Here are some images from real brides who purchased their dresses at Brides for a Cause. If you’d like to be featured send images from your special day to or hashtag #bfacbride on social media!

Anissa & Joe

Photography by Tekoa Rose

Enzoani wedding dress purchased at Brides for a Cause Portland

2017 Gifts

Our 2017 Year-end Review!

Brides for a Cause is dedicated to giving as much money away each year as possible! About 90% of our net income goes to directly to helping other charities.

Each year, we give away gifts to various local and national 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations to provide financial support. Our monetary gifts are usually given in $10,000-$20,000 increments. A

In 2017, we gave away $120,000!

Our 2017 Gifts include:

Have a charity you want us to consider supporting?  Nominate a Charity!

Support our Cause!!

Make a monetary donation!

Donate your wedding dress!

New Tacoma Hours – Starting January 2, 2019

Hey Ladies! Guess what! We’re extending our hours in Tacoma this January!

We’ll be open until 5pm on Saturdays and Sundays to give our brides more time to shop through our racks to find “The one!!”


Monday – Saturday 10am – 4pm
Sunday 11am – 4pm

(effective January 2, 2019)

Monday – Friday 10am – 4pm
Saturday 10am – 5pm
Sunday 11am – 5pm

We’re still open 7 days a week on a walk-in basis! No appointment is needed! Visit our Tacoma Store!

Giving Tuesday is November 27!

Giving Tuesday is November 27, 2018! 
Giving Tuesday is a day dedicated to giving back to charity! Brides for a Cause is encouraging everyone to give back to charity with their wedding dress! Donating your wedding dress helps the environment and gives another bride that special “OMG, I FOUND MY DRESS” moment!
To learn how you can donate your wedding dress, visit our Donate page at:
We accept donations by drop-off or through the mail at all three locations in Portland, Tacoma and Seattle!
Don’t have a wedding dress to donate? We would love a small monetary donation to our cause, so that we can continue our mission of recycling wedding dresses for charity!
To make a donation to our cause, click:
While Giving Tuesday comes around just once a year, we accept monetary donations and dress donations YEAR-ROUND, so if you’re not ready to give up that dress quite yet, we’ll accept it when you’re ready! Just be sure to donate it before its older than 5 years!
Use the hashtags: #givingtuesday, #donateyourdress or #bridesforacause to show your support this Giving Tuesday!