• Zara Phillips wedding dress to go on display with other celebrity bridal gowns

    The iconic wedding dresses worn by celebrity brides such as Zara Phillips, Joan Collins and model Coco Rocha will go on display at a special exhibition at the "Brides The Show" event this October. "We've all seen the pictures, but now brides-to-be can see the dresses for real up close, taking in every detail of their luxurious design and finish," said Jade Beer, editor of Brides, the publication hosting the event. Over 20 gowns worn by royal brides, actresses, models and fashion designers have been borrowed and will be showcased to inspire brides-to-be for their big day.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Zara,

  • Wedding planning: essential tips from one bride to another

    With so much to organise before the big day, it's easy for the little details to slip through the net. Most brides seek the help of a wedding planner, while others prefer to take charge and have complete control of the situation. Speaking to four women who have gone through the experience, HELLO! Online chats to regular readers Louise Purton and Rebecca Pickard, and actresses Manrina Rekhi and Karen David. Read on to find out what tips and advice these four brides can offer. What was the most important detail to plan for? How long did the whole process really take? And