The English Dept. is a lovingly curated bridal boutique located in the beautiful Clinton neighborhood in Southeast Portland. We specialize in unique, understated wedding dresses that have classic lines and vintage-inspired detailing, made from high quality fabrics by distinguished local and national designers. We offer an intimate and relaxed experience and pride ourselves on providing excellent service in a peaceful environment.

Photographs by Phil Chester & Erich McVey

Our Designers


  • Mignonne Handmade
  • Elizabeth Bower
  • Erica Koesler
  • Tessa Kim
  • Untamed Petals by Amanda Judge
  • Enchanted Atelier
  • Davie & Chiyo


  • Elizabeth Dye
  • Claire La Faye
  • Leanne Marshall
  • Romantique by Claire Pettibone
  • Sarah Janks
  • Rose & Delilah
  • Nicole Miller
  • Jenny Yoo