Like Bollywood, Hollywood too was full of celeb weddings this year. Right from the royals to ‘Game of Thrones’ fame Kit Herington to Justin Beiber, a lot of celebrities said ‘I DO’ this year. Lets have a look at some of the prominent weddings of the year:
Kavin McKidd and Arielle Goldrath
The Grey Anatomy star and his wife Arielle gave birth to a baby boy in May this year. Mckidd had announced his marriage to the private chef in March this year. The couple’s wedding ceremony took place at Calamigos Ranch in California. The groom chose a traditional green kilt while the bride donned a floor length, long sleeved gown.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
The royal couple got married on May 19, 2018 at the St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle. Meghan Markle’s ring was made of Welsh Gold, gifted by the queen while for Prince Harry, it was a platinum ring with a textured finish. The craftsmanship of these rings was done in Cleave workshop.
The Duke of Cambridge carried the rings to the wedding venue. The royal affair witnessed around 600 guests. From the wedding invite to the cake everything was grand. The lemon elder flower cake with spring flavours was by Claire Ptak from the Violet Bakery while the invites were printed in gold and black. The three-feathered badge of Prince of Wales was placed in the centre of the invite.
Kit Herington and Rose Leslie
The Game of Thrones couple got married on June 23rd 2018. The wedding took place at the Rayne Church in Scotland. With an invitation to around 200 guests, the reception was held at the Wardhill Castle, owned by Leslie’s family. Herington was seen in a sleek tuxedo, while Leslie chose for a white lacy dress.
Kaley Cuoco and Karl Cook
The Big Bang Theory star tied the knot with Karl Cook who is an equestrian by profession. The intimate wedding took place at horse stable near San Diego, California. The 20s themed event was organized at a two storey tent which had a band performance, a tunnel made of lights.
The bride to be chose a Reem Acra white lace dress with a cape. Both of them took to instagram to break the news.
Ashley Greene and Paul Khoury
The Twilight actress Ashley Greene married the Australian TV personality in Los Angeles on July 6,2018. The couple decided to take their wedding vows in a unique way. The couple played rock-paper-scissors to decide who would be taking the vows first, Ashley lost so she was the first to take the vows. The bride’s gown was by Katie May and for the reception, it was a dress by Windy Williams from the Studio Unbiased. Both of them have been in a relationship since 2013.
Justin Beiber and Hailey Baldwin
Amid all the speculations, surrounding the pop singer’s wedding, Beiber took to instagram on 23rd November to confirm the news. He wrote “Happy late thanksgiving to everyone”. First thanksgiving as a married man, first time hosting thanksgiving. First time both sides of the family has come together.”
The media reports suggest that the two got married in a secret ceremony in September but had managed to keep it a secret. The duo has recently welcomed ‘Oscar Bieber’, their new puppy into the family.
Hafpor Julius Bjornsson and Kelsey Henson
The Game of Thrones star tied the knot with his girlfriend Kelsey Henson. The actor took to Instagram to share the news. The ceremony took place in Iceland, the actor’s native place. While the groom wore a suit and a tie, the bride looked gorgeous in a white wedding gown.
Miguel and Nazanin Mandi
The award winning singer and song writer got married to his girlfriend Nazanin Mandi on 24th November 2018. Their nuptials took place in California. Sharing the pictures of her wedding on Instagram , he wrote “11.24.18 Pimental life moments! New levels and unforgettable memories shared with our closest friends and family.”
Hummingbird Nest Ranch was the wedding venue where Mexican cuisine was served to the guests and they were also treated with an In N Out Burger truck. Reportedly, the groom wore a customized tux by Van Van while the bride was seen in a Monique Lhuillier gown, which had a Spanish style mantilla veil.
Nick Jonas-Priyanka Chopra
Nick Jonas married Bollywood’s Desi Girl Priyanka Chopra in late July this year on her 36th Birthday in Greece. The multi-day celebrations took place between November 29-3rd December . The Christian wedding took place on 1st and the Hindu rituals were scheduled for 2nd December.
The Taj Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur was chosen for the nuptials. For the Christian Wedding, PeeCee chose a custom gown by Ralph Lauren. Nick Jonas had also chosen a look by the same designer only.
The bride’s gown was hand-embroidered and featured floral and scroll motifs, lace-effect tulle appliqués, scalloped sleeves and a high-neck collar. It took 1,826 hours to create. The outfit was accessorized with custom Jimmy Choo shoes. The veil consisted of a simple, raw edged, tulle net, which was 75 feet long. 6 handlers were required to guide it down the aisle and place it perfectly.
For all the other functions, ace designer Sabyasachi and Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla worked on the outfits of the couple. Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla designed the multicoloured ivory and gold outfits that she wore on her mehendi and sangeet. The all red embroided outfit that priyanka wore on her India wedding was a Sabyasachi creation.
The celebrations were planned by Sandeep Khosla(who also designed Priyanka Chopra’s pre wedding outfits) and Aditya Motwane, the founder of Motwane Entertainment & Weddings. Stories by Joseph Radhik was hired to capture their celebrations and ceremonies.
The bride had chosen a high-quality, cushion-cut engagement ring that weighed around 4 carats with a value of around $200,000.
After the Jodhpur festivities, the couple hosted a reception in Delhi at The Taj Palace Hotel.
Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth
The singer got married with The Isn’t it Romantic actor in a low key wedding in Tennessee on December 23rd . Miley and Liam confirmed the news with a social media post. It was a low key affair, which consisted of close family and friends. Hemsworth’s home in Tennessee was the wedding venue. Cyrus chose an Ivory silk gown by Vivienne Westwood that was worth $8,600.