DATES ANNOUNCED: BAA giveaway this November



November 6-19, 2018

Brides for a Cause teams up with Brides Across America every July and November to offer FREE wedding dresses to local military brides and first responders during their annual “Operation Wedding Gown” events, which are held at over 60 bridal salons around the country! Our July giveaway just ended – our next one is this November! If you are interested in getting a free wedding dress during one of Brides Across America’s “Operation Wedding Gown” events, once the dates are announced, you must register on the Brides Across America website before attending.

Next Giveaway: November 6-19, 2017

Location: Visit either location (Portland or Tacoma)

Brides for a Cause – Portland
2505 SE 11th Ave, Suite 120
Portland, OR 97202

Brides for a Cause – Tacoma
2711 6th Ave
Tacoma, WA 98406

Store Hours:

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

*During the giveaway, you will need to sign up on the Brides Across America site and pay the registration fee before you shop, but you don’t need to set up an appointment with Brides for a Cause – just come by anytime during store hours during the specific dates in July or November to get your free wedding dress!

Who Qualifies:

-You must be engaged and planning a wedding within the next 18 months.
-Military Brides: The person receiving the dress can either be in the military or marrying someone in the military. Either you or your fiancé must have had a deployment within the past 5 years or have an upcoming deployment.
-First Responders: The person receiving the dress must be the first responder and not marrying the first responder. If you are a first responder bride, you must be an active, police officer, fire fighter, EMT, or Paramedic.

5th Anniversary Sale in Portland – October 13-15

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Brides for a Cause is 5 Years Old!

We’re so incredibly thankful and excited to be turning 5 years old this year! Our Portland boutique will be hosting its annual Anniversary Sale on October 13-15 to celebrate being one year older and wiser! What better want to celebrate our 5th year in business than giving away discounts to our brides! We hope you’ll join us the weekend of October 13-15 for extra savings!

WHAT: Anniversary Sale in Portland

Attend our Anniversary Sale for an extra 20% off all wedding dresses + a FREE pink garment bag to take your dress home in!

WHEN: October 13 – October 15
(Friday & Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday 11am-4pm)

WHERE: Brides for a Cause, 2505 SE 11th Ave, Suite 120, Portland, OR 97202 *

For more information about visiting our Portland Boutique, please visit our Portland Boutique Page. Or call 503-282-4000 or email

* Our Tacoma boutique’s anniversary is in January, so please note this sale is only at our PORTLAND store!

iZO Photography Styled Shoot in Oregon!

Another amazing styled shoot from the summer of 2017!  Visiting Australian photography team Jimmy Teo and wife Shona of iZO Photography borrowed these beautiful sample dresses from our Portland boutique to use for a styled shoot featuring Sarah Renard Floral and Betty Artistry make up. Here are a few of our favorites!

Wish Upon A Wedding


Wish Upon A Wedding is one of our national beneficiaries! This non-profit organization grants free weddings for couples facing serious illness or life altering circumstances!

In 2017, we gave them a $20,000 gift! Learn more!