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Magazines and Books

Editor of Australian bridal magazine Real Weddings, Kirsten Mackelden is doing a series on 9am with David & Kim on the tips and tricks of weddings.Bride Guide: The RingsBride Guide: The DressBride Guide: The VenueBridal Guide: Hens and BucksAll videos are now updated!Speaking of Real Weddings, this gorgeous Australian magazine just took out magazine of

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I was a little amused Lorraine Sanabria Robertson, also known as “Wifey” sent me a copy of her book (released September 20) recently- the title was one that struck me as soon as I saw it.Help! I’m A Newlywed…What Do I Do Now? is a guide for the brides who are struggling with their life

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Australians- don’t forget to pick up the latest copy of Madison for a little bridal spread.I particularly loved designer Fleur Wood’s long weekend wedding which saw guests celebrating together in Sri Lanka. Plus there is a particularly delicious looking cocktail I believe I will have to experiment with on Polka Dot Bride.Check out Girl With

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It’s been a little while since I’ve done one of these, but with the storm of wedding magazines hitting the newsagents (and my credit card) I thought it was time for another “Wedding Magazine Roundup” This time purely home grown! All magazines today are Australian!Bride To Be May-July 2008The nautical inspired cover brings dashes of

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I was so excited last month to receive a copy of Mindy Weiss’ new book The Wedding Book:The Big Book For Your Big Day from her publishers.Let me tell you, the only reason  this review is so late is because the book is BIG! (485 pages to be exact!).Mindy Weiss is a wedding planner based

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I was excited to see Definitely, Maybe because Aussie expat Isla Fisher stars in it and I wanted to see her somewhere else than the shores of Summer Bay!Although a romantic chick flick, Definitely, Maybe was enjoyable for it’s real moments. Isla Fisher has been quoted as saying she likes the movie because there are

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The Dummies series are famous for their tips and tricks on almost every subject. Weddings For Dummies did exist but being American based it didn’t have a lot of assistance for Aussie brides. So I was thrilled when I saw Weddings For Dummies Australian Edition come out!Weddings For Dummies Australian Edition has been written by

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Only Organisers Organise Events with Opulence and Oomph. This brings a sense of Occasion to the event!~I’m going to cheat slightly on this letter and re-post an entry I did last year on the best organisers for your wedding. A wedding organiser can be a great aid in planning your big day!A common gift for

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Real Living is one of my favourite Aussie home and lifestyle magazines. There’s simple ideas and beautiful houses and masses of delicious inspiration!I subscribed the first issue and it’s been exciting to see Real Living make its way around the international blogging world these past weeks.Real Living inspires me in so many ways, but for

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Creative Weddings Magazine recently came out with a Hair & Beauty special. There a ton of different looks which can provide you with a lot of inspiration for your day and the photography shows off the looks in a stunning way!From green eyes, to cherry red lips. To natural glam and relaxed beachy bride. The

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There’s two NEW magazines out that are tailored to one of my addictions!The Shop Til You Drop team have produced ‘Shop Weddings’ and Cleo has come out with ‘Cleo Click’. I love magazines devoted to shopping so it’s been a great few months!There are some great finds in these magazines- from beautiful shoes and accessories

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A new round of wedding magazines have just hit the shelves, just in time for Aussie Brides to get back into the swing of wedding plans!Here are this Summer’s best magazines:I think the designers might have picked up on the recent trend of yellow! I love these covers- fresh and summery and they’re as usual

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 Some might say this is a total chick flick. Personally? I took poor old Mr Polka Dot along and was glad to have him there at the moments where I was, well really glad he was there!PS I Love You is based on the novel by Cecilia Ahern. It’s a movie about love and loss

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Or a lot! Martha Stewart’s new book release ‘Martha Stewart’s Wedding Cakes’ looks delicious! With beautiful colour photos (from previous Martha Stewart Wedding magazines), tips and tricks for great cakes, cultural tips, and much more- the book is full of inspiration! Kenzie Kate has had a sneak peek and says it’s a winner so you KNOW

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Sharon Naylor is the author of many great wedding books  including ‘The Bride’s Gratitude Journal’, ‘The Bridesmaid Handbook’ and a mass of other titles.Her latest book is called ‘The Bride’s Diplomacy Guide’ and deals with all those sticky situations. Like the guests that add their children to their RSVP, or the uninvited guests that keep

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