Y&YW May/June 2012 out now!

Dream dresses, elegant looks for your mum and fab ways to rock your party in the super-pretty new issue

The May/June 2012 issue of You & Your Wedding is on sale now!


The May/June 2012 issue of You & Your Wedding is on sale now! We’ve pulled out all the stops to bring you an inspirational issue jam-packed full of pretty. There are stunning dresses to suit your style, a bumper crop of real weddings and a special section for your mum. Also inside you’ll find…


Bride Candy


If it’s hot in wedding world, it’s here. We have star style to steal from the A-list’s finest; filmic inspiration from your fave on-screen eras; an urban fashion shoot to make your heart beat faster; and reception ideas to make your own.

For more wedding news and trends, click here

Standout style


Your dream dress takes centre stage this issue: whether you’re a sultry siren or modern princess, you’re sure to find The One to suit your W-day style.

Plus, our accessories round-up is the cherry on the cake, with headpieces, shoes, clutches and baubles to bejewel every bride (and you can save 20% on Alan Hannah accessories too!).

Fashion on film:
Go on the set of our Once Upon A Time photoshoot, as seen in the May/June issue of You & Your Wedding.

Be a beautiful bride


Spring is finally here (and we’re loving the sunshine): how better to celebrate than with a brand new beauty treat? We’ve got all the season’s best buys to make you a truly beautiful bride. Plus, there are hair how-tos straight from the experts and one real bride reveals her big-day beauty secrets.

Click here for more beauty essential tips and tricks…

Mum’s the word


The fashion spotlight is on your mum this issue, as we celebrate the mother-of-the-bride (and groom!) with a stunning special section. Three generations of lovely ladies find their on-the-day outfits in our stylish shoot, there are bright and beautiful separates aplenty, and we suggest ways to involve your mum in your planning. Plus, win an Ian Stuart outfit for your mum worth £1500, and get 20% off at Jacques Vert!

For more mother-of-the-bride fashion, click here

Find more fab competitions here

Real life love stories


Love poring over real couples’ days to inspire your own planning? Us too! So pick up this issue to find 23 pages of delicious big-day details, from true-Brit vintage to quirky and cool. Scrapbooking scissors at the ready…

For a daily dose of detail, visit our inspiration-packed real wedding section

Summer style


In our receptions section, we have bright and breezy beachside inspiration, DIYs with doilies and fancy cakes from celeb-fave confectioner Peggy Porschen: everything you need to make your party perfect.

Wow your wedding guests with yummy treats by A-list cake creator Peggy Porschen

Planned to perfection


Worried about W-day disasters? Not sure what to do for your hen? Got an etiquette dilemma? Or just want some first dance inspiration? Our features team are on the case! We’ve got all the planning info you need to make your day run smoothly and stylishly.

Plan your wedding with our online planning tools

Into the blue


The Indian Ocean is a honeymooner’s heaven, with enough white-sand beaches and OMG-luxury resorts to give every couple their own slice of paradise. We’ve focused on the most fab resorts in our Indian Ocean special. Plus, you can win a luxury honeymoon in Mauritius, and steal a bit of honeymoon bliss for your own! We also see exotic Puerto Rico through a real newlywed couple’s eyes, and suggest some out-of-this-world ways to create those magical memories.


For more travel news and offers, visit our honeymoons section