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The brand new issue of Bride & Groom magazine is full of romance, beautiful real weddings and inspiring ideas for your big day. As well as pages of jaw-dropping fashion, you’ll find a helpful wedding venue guide, tips for finding the perfect gown, advice for planning a stress-free celebration, and ways you can twist traditions to suit you. Plus, to celebrate our 25th birthday and Valentine's Day, we have an amazing $50,000+ worth of giveaways and competitions, including your chance to win romantic prize packs, Sutcliffe jewellery, a dream gown from Astra and an exotic Fiji honeymoon. You won't want to miss this issue!

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A peek inside…


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Quest for the dress

Don’t know where to start on the search for your dream gown? We look at the options to help you find a gown to suit you.

Plus, your chance to
win a wedding gown!
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A gown to fit

Arms, bust, hips and waist – every woman wonders what type of gown will flatter their body. Read our tips and tricks to find a gown that will make these areas look their best.
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One fine day

With the backdrop of a fine day in Auckland City, we showcase a collection of soft, modern and feminine gowns.
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Glamour and grace

Elegance is personified in this shoot, featuring beautiful gowns embellished with lace, jewels and embroidery.
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Endless Summer

Admire this selection of beautiful light, floaty chiffon gowns – just perfect for a summer beach wedding.
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Shaping Up

Fitness specialist Lee-Anna Wann answers some of the most common diet and exercise questions from brides- and grooms-to-be, and shares some useful exercises.
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Celebrate your engagement!

From a relaxed BBQ to a themed party, find out how to mark your engagement with a stylish and memorable celebration.
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Traditions: Then & Now

From sugar-coated almonds to a long white veil, centuries-old wedding traditions are beautiful symbols of marriage. Here’s how to make them work for you today.
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The Perfect Venue

Restaurants, boats, vineyards, zoos – how do you decide on the perfect reception venue? We run you through the options to make sure you get it right.
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Wedding Videography

Read our tips for creating lasting video memories, and what you can expect from a good videographer.
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Sweet romance

Celebrate your love story with these romantic tips and ideas, as sent in by our readers.

Plus, enter our Romantic Proposal competition!
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Relax in Rarotonga

With a laid-back vibe and year-round warm weather, Rarotonga is the ideal place for a wedding or honeymoon. Find out when to go, where to stay and what to do.

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