The July/August 2017 issue of Brides is on sale on newsstands today and on your iPad, iPhone, Kindle Fire and Android devices! Here's a sneak peak of what's inside this incredible issue of the UK's best-selling bridal magazine...

MALDIVES ON A BUDGET Yes, it's possible - and we're telling you how

THE SHINIEST PRETTIES SHOES Because nobody ever said "I think I have enough shoes"

40 NEW SEASON DRESSES Bridal gowns you need to meet

MAKE-UP FOR EVERY SKIN TONE Your skin - your beauty regime

AROUND THE WORLD IN 7 REAL WEDDINGS From Italy to Australia, get inspired by real brides who've been there and nailed it

WIN A £10,000 HONEYMOON! Enter our competition and you could be jetting off to the Seychelles...

PLUS... The bride who wore her wedding dress everywhere, the prettiest pink and blue lookbook, and our guide to getting married abroad


On the cover: Photographer: Patric Shaw. Fashion director: Bryony Toogood. Guipure lace and silk georgette dress, £3,499, Strawberry-gold and blue topaz stone earrings, £1,199, Rose-gold daisy band ring, £75, and rose-gold classic ring, £80, both Rose-gold cuff, £240, Bouquet (peonies, lilac, ranunculus, amnesia roses, Keira garden roses, waxflower), POA, Hair: Cecelia Romero for René Furterer at The Wall Group. Make-up: Regina Harris. Model: Jessica Clements at Elite NY.