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  1. Garden Themed Weddings

    Garden Themed Weddings

    A garden theme is perfect for summer weddings and works well for informal picnic events, elegant cocktail parties or classical banquet style receptions. You can incorporate different elements like fresh flowers, colourful patterns and details inspired by flora and fauna.

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  2. Excited Shoppers Line Up To Witness The Reveal Of The New Look Macquarie Centre

    Excited Shoppers Line Up To Witness The Reveal Of The New Look Macquarie Centre

    Sydney’s newest fashion destination opened today, as Macquarie Centre unveiled the final stage of its $440 million redevelopment.

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  3. 2018 International Cake Show Australia

    2018 International Cake Show Australia

    At the International Cake Show in Brisbane you’ll find oodles of inspiration, have the opportunity to taste the most scrumptious sweets and even pose for a photograph in a gigantic cake photo booth!

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  4. 5 Great Themes for Winter Weddings

    5 Great Themes for Winter Weddings

    Styling a winter wedding is a lot of fun as it allows a plethora of options for choosing colours and themes.

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  5. The Queen Of England And The Queen Of Fashion Stole The Show

    The Queen Of England And The Queen Of Fashion Stole The Show

    London Fashion week is currently on in England and all anyone can talk about is the Queen of England, Queen Elizabeth and the Queen of fashion, Anna Wintour sitting in the front row of designer Richard Quinn's runway show.

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  6. Glam-Up Your Wedding With Love Lights!

    Glam-Up Your Wedding With Love Lights!

    Glowing Love Lights make a fabulous decor at your wedding reception which you can use to add special touch, enhance the atmosphere and make spectacular photos.

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  7. Jennifer Hawkins Prepares To Bon Voyage With Aussie Honeymooners

    Jennifer Hawkins Prepares To Bon Voyage With Aussie Honeymooners

    The Catch group has announced a new luxury travel website offering some of the best honeymoon destinations in the world – each approved by the renowned global traveller, TV presenter and model, Jennifer Hawkins.

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  8. 5 Most Romantic Ski Hotels In The World

    5 Most Romantic Ski Hotels In The World

    Do you love skiing? Get inspired by these five amazing snow destinations and start planning your honeymoon journey! We present you five most amazing ski hotels you will adore!

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  9. How To Propose To Your Bridesmaids In Style?

    How To Propose To Your Bridesmaids In Style?

    From lovely DIY cards and edible presents to luxury gift boxes, there are many creative ways to pop the question to your bridesmaids, so show them how much they mean to you and prepare a lovely surprise they will adore.

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  10. ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ Deluxe Soy Candle by MOR & Peter Alexander

    ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ Deluxe Soy Candle by MOR & Peter Alexander

    MOR teamed up with Peter Alexander to create a fabulous new product which we think makes a wonderful treat for every bride who likes stylish and luxurious gifts. They are launching a limited edition ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ Deluxe Soy Candle inspired by Hollywood’s style icon Audrey Hepburn.

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  11. Bridal Party Gift Ideas: Histography

    Bridal Party Gift Ideas: Histography

    If you are looking for a unique gift for the members of your bridal party, Histography is the fresh alternative to traditional presents. It is a unique online memory box that helps you create stories and keep memories alive. We think your friends and family will love it!

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  12. The Bride’s Diary 2017 South Australian Edition - Out Now!

    The Bride’s Diary 2017 South Australian Edition - Out Now!

    I couldn’t be more excited to announce the launch of our stunning 2017 South Australian edition and we are also celebrating 30 years of publishing The Bride’s Diary in Australia!

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  13. How to Add “Something Blue” to your Bridal Look?

    How to Add “Something Blue” to your Bridal Look?

    According to tradition, every bride should have “something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue and a silver sixpence in her shoe”.

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  14. Inspiration from Bridal Fashion Week in New York: Marchesa Bridal Spring/Summer 2016

    Inspiration from Bridal Fashion Week in New York: Marchesa Bridal Spring/Summer 2016

    The Marchesa line of wedding gowns for spring/summer 2016 is extremely glamorous, feminine and romantic, and designers Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig remained faithful to their signature style.

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  15. Etiquette Rules For Wedding Guests

    Etiquette Rules For Wedding Guests

    If you are invited to a wedding, there are plenty of etiquette rules to respect. From responding to an invitation to behaving appropriately on the day of the wedding, make sure that you treat your hosts and their event with respect.

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  16. Old Parliament House

    Old Parliament House

    With its unique location and historic significance, The Old Parliament House is the most prestigious wedding venue in Canberra.

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  17. The Royal Wedding: Meghan Markle & Prince Harry

    The Royal Wedding: Meghan Markle & Prince Harry

    From the first glimpse of the bride in her gorgeous wedding gown to the romantic kiss outside the chapel and the lavish parties afterwards, here are all the details from the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.

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  18. Simple Wedding Gift Ideas

    Simple Wedding Gift Ideas

    From gift baskets and vouchers to gorgeous hand-made presents, see our favourite choices to get inspiration.

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  19. Wedding Guestbook Ideas: The Fingerprint Tree

    Wedding Guestbook Ideas: The Fingerprint Tree

    If you want a unique wedding guest book you will be able to keep on the wall as a beautiful memento, then a Fingerprint Tree is just perfect!

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  20. Fabulous Christmas Gifts by ghd

    Fabulous Christmas Gifts by ghd

    If you want one of the fabulous gift sets from ghd’s Arctic Gold range, just send the hint to someone who wants to give you something special this Christmas!

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  21. Why Ecostudio Fellini Are Seeing A Rise In Mid-week Weddings

    Why Ecostudio Fellini Are Seeing A Rise In Mid-week Weddings

    The mid-week wedding trend is being embraced by an increasing number of couples due to the availability of the best wedding suppliers and venues. Ecostudio Fellini tell us there thoughts on mid-week weddings…

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  22. Destination Weddings In The Barossa

    Destination Weddings In The Barossa

    Whether you prefer a small, intimate gathering or a more lavish affair, the Barossa offers a stunning range of gorgeous wedding venues serving delicious food and award-winning wines.

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  23. Elvi Design

    Elvi Design

    If you want the prefect bespoke wedding gown designed just for you, Elvi Design can make your dream come true.

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  24. Finding Your Wedding Day Perfume With LUSH Fragrances

    Finding Your Wedding Day Perfume With LUSH Fragrances

    From floral and citrus to spicy and vanilla, the LUSH perfumes are fine fragrances made from essential oils inspired by art music, and the memories, emotions and experiences of the LUSH perfumers.

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  25. Dress To Impress With After Dark Boutique

    Dress To Impress With After Dark Boutique

    South Australia’s destination evening wear boutique showcases a stunning selection of formal gowns, cocktail wear and an extensive bridesmaids’ collection.

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  26. International Online Shopping Reveals Australians Spend $3.96 Billion Per Year!

    International Online Shopping Reveals Australians Spend $3.96 Billion Per Year!

    A recent study has shown that an increasing number of Australian consumers are opting for shopping online.

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  27. Mink Studio

    Mink Studio

    With more than ten years of experience, Mink Studio is a dedicated team of professionals specialising in wedding documentary photography. They are passionate storytellers who always recognise magical moments at weddings before they even happen.

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  28. Mercure Gerringong's Wedding Special

    Mercure Gerringong's Wedding Special

    Located on the NSW South Coast, Mercure Gerringong Resort is situated amidst stunning landscaped gardens, with views from the mountains to the sea.

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  29. 5 Tips on How to Make your Bridesmaids Feel Appreciated

    5 Tips on How to Make your Bridesmaids Feel Appreciated

    Even though your wedding should ultimately be about you and your groom, you should find a way to show appreciation to the members of your bridal party.

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  30. Enhance Your Wedding Ceremony With Shellharbour Dove Releases

    Enhance Your Wedding Ceremony With Shellharbour Dove Releases

    White doves symbolise love, fidelity and peace, so releasing them at the end of your ceremony will make your wedding day unforgettable!

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  31. Milton Park Country House Hotel & Spa

    Milton Park Country House Hotel & Spa

    Last Thursday, our Art Director, Danielle Scaife and I visited one of the finest venues in the Southern Highlands – Milton Park Country House Hotel & Spa. Every part of this expansive estate is breathtakingly beautiful.

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  32. Style Your Venue With Single Blooms

    Style Your Venue With Single Blooms

    From romantic roses to flamboyant Australian natives, individual flowers will look gorgeous on your dining tables or suspended above them!

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  33. Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

    Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

    Your bridesmaids deserve to be spoiled, so think of unique personalised gifts which will make them feel special! Rather than going for a cliché and buying a bunch of same presents, think of something truly original instead.

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  34. Vera Wang’s Infinity Giftware Collection For Wedgwood

    Vera Wang’s Infinity Giftware Collection For Wedgwood

    What better way to delight a newlywed couple than to give them a present that symbolises everlasting love! If you really want to make an impression, we think you should pick a stylish gift from Vera Wang’s Infinity collection for Wedgwood.

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  35. Marchesa 2016 Fall Bridal Collection

    Marchesa 2016 Fall Bridal Collection

    Romantic, ethereal and beautifully sparkly, the fall 2016 bridal collection by Marchesa features everything from flamboyant ball gowns to short cocktail frocks. It is definitely our favourite collection by far!

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  36. Save The Date - Twilight at Taronga

    Save The Date - Twilight at Taronga

    Twilight at Taronga summer music series celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2015 with a new look, a new line-up and a breathtaking 180-degree view of Sydney Harbour!

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  37. Your Uber-cool Summer Wedding…

    Your Uber-cool Summer Wedding…

    It’s going to reach 40 degrees in many parts of Australia today! This got me thinking about Summer Weddings and the unique challenges that hot weather can present.

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  38. Sultan Of Brunei's Son Prince Abdul Malik Gets Married In A Sea Of Gold

    Sultan Of Brunei's Son Prince Abdul Malik Gets Married In A Sea Of Gold

    Crystal-studded shoes, emeralds the size of quails' eggs and a bouquet made of Jewels

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  39. Viktoria Novak Takes New York Fashion Week By Storm!

    Viktoria Novak Takes New York Fashion Week By Storm!

    Held at Manhattan’s most iconic venues on the Hudson River of Pier 59 Studios, Viktoria Novak’s ‘The Galaxy of Flora’ collection wowed the audience around the world for its jaw dropping headpieces and belts.

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  40. Alan Khan Photography

    Alan Khan Photography

    Renowned Sydney-based photography and video studio specialises in covering weddings and boasts a team of highly skilled professionals!

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  41. World First Social Safety App, tribesta, to Save Australia $1.2 Billion in Resources

    World First Social Safety App, tribesta, to Save Australia $1.2 Billion in Resources

    Creators of a new free social safety app, ‘tribesta’ say it has the capacity to save the Australian Government $1.2 Billion in resources each year. ‘tribesta’ was launched in Sydney today with the support of the NRMA , NRL champion Greg Inglis and Actor Rob Carlton.

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  42. Tips for Grooms: How to Choose a Special Gift for your Bride?

    Tips for Grooms: How to Choose a Special Gift for your Bride?

    Flowers, perfume or something more elaborate? Choosing a present for the bride can be a daunting task for the groom.

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  43. How to Organise your Gift Registry?

    How to Organise your Gift Registry?

    A wedding gift registry makes buying wedding presents much easier, so choose a few shops that you like and make a list of items your guests can purchase.

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  44. Xennox Diamonds Awarded Best Engagement Ring Design In Australia

    Xennox Diamonds Awarded Best Engagement Ring Design In Australia

    Xennox Diamonds specialise in making the brightest Passion 8 hearts and arrows diamonds and were honoured for the best engagement ring design at the Showcase Jewellers Gala Awards in Sydney.

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  45. Choosing a Cake Topper for your Wedding Cake

    Choosing a Cake Topper for your Wedding Cake

    A cake topper is small and yet very important detail. Since it represents a happy couple, it is nice to stick to the long tradition of putting figurines of a bride and groom on top of your wedding cake.

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  46. The Smith Hotel Awards 2014

    The Smith Hotel Awards 2014

    The Smith Hotel Awards 2014 ceremony held in London on November 6 confirmed that Australia offers some of the best boutique hotels in the world. There were 12 categories and Australian properties won awards in four categories.

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  47. Living Roses

    Living Roses

    Living Roses offer a range of stunning standard rose varieties in a number of colours and will arrange the roses to your specifications and to match your colour scheme or theme.

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  48. Perfect Flowers For Valentine’s Day

    Perfect Flowers For Valentine’s Day

    Nothing says “I love you” as loudly, as a beautifully designed floral arrangement or a bouquet, so we think it is the perfect gift for Valentine’s Day! We have rounded up our favourite Australian florists you can trust to send a stunning Valentine's Day bouquet.

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  49. Romantic Honeymoon Destinations: Beverly Hills

    Romantic Honeymoon Destinations: Beverly Hills

    If you choose Beverly Hills to be your honeymoon destination, you will be spoiled with an amazing selection of luxury hotels, restaurants, shops, spas and night clubs, and it is probably the best spot in the world if you want to feel like celebrities!

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  50. New Discreet Domestic Violence App Launches Australia Wide

    New Discreet Domestic Violence App Launches Australia Wide

    This week a brand new free News App called Buzz News has launched in Australia that also doubles as a discreet and simple means by which a person who is in an abusive situation can make contact with their close support group if feeling threatened or unsafe.

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  51. IVV Lounge Bar Glassware Collection By Noritake

    IVV Lounge Bar Glassware Collection By Noritake

    Established in 1952 by a group of master glassmakers, Italian brand IVV is one of Europe’s leaders in producing high-quality hand-made blown glass.

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  52. How To Choose Gifts For Your 1st Wedding Anniversary

    How To Choose Gifts For Your 1st Wedding Anniversary

    Traditionally, the 1st wedding anniversary gifts should be made of paper, and a more recent custom is to give clocks because they represent timelessness of a relationship. Be creative and choose something both practical and meaningful.

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  53. Say I Do To Hutwoods Bespoke Wedding Candles

    Say I Do To Hutwoods Bespoke Wedding Candles

    Personalised candles by Hutwoods make gorgeous bomboniere, party favours for a bridal shower or cute presents for your bridesmaids!

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  54. Bomboniere Ideas For Summer Weddings

    Bomboniere Ideas For Summer Weddings

    Summer is a wonderful source of inspiration for creative, savvy brides who like DIY.

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  55. Tips For Planning Your Wedding In Bali

    Tips For Planning Your Wedding In Bali

    If you are dreaming of a romantic beach wedding, Bali is the perfect choice with its warm tropical climate and stunning views over the Indian Ocean.

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  56. 3 Key Wedding Trends In 2017

    3 Key Wedding Trends In 2017

    It was an honour last week to be asked by Michelle Andrews from Mamamia to provide our expert opinion of the three key wedding trends in 2017.

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  57. Keep Track Of Your Activities With Fitbit Flex

    Keep Track Of Your Activities With Fitbit Flex

    If you are a dynamic couple leading healthy and active lives, Fitbit’s Flex band is the ideal gadget for you.

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  58. The Gown Gallery

    The Gown Gallery

    Whether you are looking for a traditional ball gown, flamboyant mermaid-style dress or a simple cocktail frock for your big day, The Gown Gallery has a wide range of designs to meet both your taste and budget.

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  59. Your Wedding At Hotel Realm

    Your Wedding At Hotel Realm

    Located in the elegant suburb of Barton, on the footsteps of Parliament House, Hotel Realm is contemporary in design and perfect for the modern bride and groom.

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  60. Our Stunning Redesigned Website

    Our Stunning Redesigned Website

    I am excited to announce that our redesigned website is now launched and it features everything from image galleries to inspiration boards which are created to inspire, to our interactive tools intended for both engaged couples and our advertisers.

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  61. The Bride’s Diary @ The Southern Highlands Wedding Fair

    The Bride’s Diary @ The Southern Highlands Wedding Fair

    The Bride’s Diary Team were delighted to exhibit at the Southern Highlands Wedding Fair on the 10th January, 2015. Manage My Event and Destination Southern Highlands were proud to host this inaugural event.

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  62. Styling Shoot: Pretty in Pink

    Styling Shoot: Pretty in Pink

    The colour pink is said to represent compassion, nurturing and love… clearly an ideal inclusion in your wedding day colour palette.

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  63. Popular Wedding Superstitions

    Popular Wedding Superstitions

    From choosing your wedding dress to crossing the threshold, the most popular wedding traditions and superstitions are related to rituals that bring good luck to the newlyweds.

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  64. Traditional Rules On Wedding Expenses

    Traditional Rules On Wedding Expenses

    While many modern day couples choose to split the bills and pay their equal share, brides and grooms who prefer to have a classic wedding often follow the old-school etiquette.

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  65. Love Is In The Air…

    Love Is In The Air…

    With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we thought it would be a lovely idea to ‘pen’ a little note to your partner. And, when I received the following press release, I just had to share it with you!

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  66. Bridal Shower Etiquette

    Bridal Shower Etiquette

    The ‘bridal showers is a great opportunity for the bride’s friends and female members of the family to get together and have fun before the wedding, but also to surprise the bride with lovely presents.

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  67. Richard Willett Photography

    Richard Willett Photography

    Located in Penrith, New South Wales, Richard Willett Photography studio services the greater Sydney area and beyond, and offers high quality photos which are a fine blend of natural beauty and fine artistic retouching.

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  68. You Are Invited To A Special High Tea!

    You Are Invited To A Special High Tea!

    To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Grand Hyatt Melbourne Cristina Re will be hosting a very special height event!

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  69. Best Looks From The 2016 Logie Awards Red Carpet

    Best Looks From The 2016 Logie Awards Red Carpet

    From dazzling bridal whites to gorgeous coloured gowns, the 2016 Logie Awards red carpet was all about elegant gowns. We present to you our selection of the most stylish looks to give you some amazing inspiration for your big day!

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  70. Royal Traditions To Look Out For At Prince Harry & Meghan Markle's Wedding

    Royal Traditions To Look Out For At Prince Harry & Meghan Markle's Wedding

    From elaborate bridal fabrics and wedding bouquets brimming with symbolism to the picture-perfect first kiss, here are the key royal wedding traditions to expect at the forthcoming royal wedding!

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  71. Phil Hoffmann Travel

    Phil Hoffmann Travel

    Phil Hoffmann Travel offers an exquisite range of honeymoon destinations with luxury accommodation across Australia and the rest of the world!

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  72. J’Adore Diamonds

    J’Adore Diamonds

    Whether you are looking for the perfect engagement ring or wedding bands J’Adore Diamonds will help you find just the right ring.

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  73. Our 10 Favourite Wedding Flowers

    Our 10 Favourite Wedding Flowers

    From luxurious peony to bright coloured anemone, we made a list of 10 beautiful wedding flowers for you.

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  74. New Heavenly Fragrances From Cocco’s Maine Beach

    New Heavenly Fragrances From Cocco’s Maine Beach

    Beauty products from Cocco’s Maine Beach label smell absolutely divine, look elegant and are made from the finest natural ingredients, which help to nourish your skin.

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