2018’s Most Extravagant Weddings

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We knew 2018 would be a bumper year for weddings, with two royal weddings and a string of surprising celebrity engagements, but WOW!

We were spoiled for choice and suffered from extreme bridal envy on more than occasion.

So join us, as we take a look back at some of the monumental weddings that have stolen our hearts and given us some incredible wedding inspiration!

1. Prince Harry & Meghan Markle

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A global audience of millions tuned in on Saturday 19th May, to watch Prince Harry and his American bride Meghan Markle tie the knot in a spectacular fairytale wedding at St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle.

Click here for a full round up of the day!

2. Princess Eugenie & Jack Brooksbank

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Same venue, different people – Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank tied the knot back in October. Giving us warm autumnal inspo, the young couple celebrated with a weekend packed with love and laughter.

Read all the exclusive royal wedding secrets here!

3. Priyanka Chopra & Nick Jonas


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A whirlwind romance that led to a multi-cultural spectacular wedding. From the traditional Ralph Lauren gown to the stunning red lehenga.

For all the details, click here!

4. Gwyneth Paltrow & Brad Falchuk

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Paltrow wore Valentino couture to marry Brad Falchuk. She shared 46 photos of her wedding on her Goop website. Paltrow pulled a Meghan Markle, changing into a Stella McCartney design for her reception look. She chose a caped romper to dance during her reception, meanwhile her hubby opted for a cool grey Tom Ford suit.

5. Chiara Ferragni & Fedez


Italy’s King and Queen of Instagram pulled out all of the stops, with an unlimited budget, as guests were greeted at every turn with one Instagram-worthy moment after another.  From one of her four bespoke Dior gowns to the insane firework displays, take a look!

6. Millie Mackintosh & Hugo Taylor


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There has been a huge wave of proposals and marriages hitting the marbled streets of Chelsea. OG cast members Millie and Hugo finally put a ring on it this summer, with a stunning summer wedding in the country. For a look inside their spectacular day read more here.

7. Kit Harrington & Rose Leslie

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The Game of Thrones actor, who plays Jon Snow, and his former co-star, who played his Wildling lover Ygritte, tied the knot in Aberdeenshire, Scotland back in June. Rose, who has been with Kit for four years, is a descendant of King Charles II, so chose her family’s  12th-century castle as their wedding venue. They truly are the King and Queen of the North now!

8. Greg James & Bella Mackie

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Greg James is having an excellent year. First he took over as host of the Radio 1 Breakfast Show, and then he got to marry his partner Bella Mackie. The two tied the knot seven months after she proposed. James said in a social media post that it was ‘the most incredible day of my life,’ adding ‘I feel like I might actually burst with happiness.’

9. Olivia Buckland & Alex Bowen


Olivia and Alex are the first couple to meet on ITV’s hit summer show Love Island, and actually get married. The were runners-up on the show, but have proven that you ca truly find love on the island. We have all their wedding details here.

10. Karlie Kloss & Josh Kushner


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Another incredible wedding that features a stunning blonde model and a Dior couture gown. Karlie kept all her details under wraps, until her new husband shared the most beautiful image on his Instagram, check it out here.

11. Mandy Moore & Taylor Goldsmith

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Sharing the happy news to her 3.1 million Instagram followers, Moore give us a sneaky first look at her stunning dress and handsome new husband. A fall wedding in California is not to be missed, just look at her rustic décor and styling, we have all the final touches and vendor details.

12. Vogue Williams & Spencer Matthews

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The 28-year-old former Made in Chelsea socialite and the 32-year-old TV Presenter & model headed to the stunning Matthews’ family estate; Glen Affric in Cannich, Scotland. Vogue enlisted help from her designer bestie Paul Costelloe when choosing her bridal look, and isn’t she fabulous. We can’t wait for Spencer and Vogue’s mini-series on E4, set to air in the new year!

13. Joe Zee & Rob Younkers

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Fashion industry veteran Joe Zee exchanged vows with designer Rob Younkers at the famed restaurant Blue Hill at Stone Barns in Tarrytown, New York in front of 130 guests on October 5th. Zee wore a custom Isaia tuxedo and Younkers chose a Valentino tux. Guests included Julianne Moore, celebrity hairstylist Serge Normant and socialite Ariana Rockefeller.

14. Kaley Cuoco & & Karl Cook

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Perhaps one of the most extravagant weddings to hit the equestrian world, is that of Big Bang Actress Kaley Cuoco and Karl Cook.  The nuptials took place in a horse stable near San Diego – and the bride wore not one, but two stunning designs, including a very fashion-forward jumpsuit. The newlyweds both shared plenty of photos of their big day onto their Instagram accounts using the hashtag “KCSquared” – as both of their initials are KC. We’ve got the low-down on this dog-friendly do, here.

We’re so excited to see what celebrity weddings pop up in 2019!

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