They say 'absence makes the heart grow fonder' and this couldn't be more true for Nic and Marisa.
How many couples can say they got engaged at the base of Mt Everest - in a blizzard?
After a rocky start, these flatmates fell in love - and two years later celebrated their commitment to one another in a beautiful outdoor ceremony at a winery in Auckland.
Having met through a mutual friend when Crystal was 15 years old, this couple tied the knot nine years later in a picturesque ceremony in Pukehina.
They met as kids and were friends for 10 years before sparks flew for this Feilding couple.