Get Married Magazine Launches “Real” Issue


20111017125922ENPRNPRN1 GET MARRIED REAL WEDDINGS ISSUE 1y 1318856362MRGet Married magazine launched its first issue focused on everything “real,” amping up excitement and coverage of real weddings.

The magazine features photos and advice from “real” brides and local wedding vendors.

“The Winter issue embodies our motto “your wedding, your way,” covering unique trends and personalized details in everything from bridal hairstyles to wedding color schemes,” stated Get Married in a press release.

Part of “real” is also dealing with a wedding budget, picking and choosing what to farm out to wedding vendors and what to handle yourself.

“We maintain a close relationship with our brides through Twitter, Facebook and our blogs on GetMarried.com, and hear from them that real weddings are their top interest,” says Karina Timmel, editor-in-chief of Get Married magazine. “We get it — it’s inspiring to see how fellow brides are doing up their big day!”

Get Married‘s cover story is an elegant take on a rustic wedding reception. One lucky bride who registers at getmarried.com/contests will also win a DIY session with the designer.

Also in this issue, is a celebrity brides section that includes how to translate celebrity wedding trends for real brides as well as offering attainable looks that mirror stars’ wedding gowns, rings and groom attire.

The issue includes tons of shortcuts with stories answering real finance questions, offering budget-friendly honeymoons and a plethora of budget-savvy products.

Also, this issue is full of fun giveaways. Brides can win $5,000 cash, their dress, bridesmaids’ gifts, a honeymoon to Brazil and more.