Being a celebrity bride involves a lot of onlookers; as well as family, friends and well-wishers, naysayers, detractors and spellbound fans are all perusing the nuptials. For this reason alone, celebrity brides need to look particularly beautiful on their big day and by and large they do. We've selected some of the most beautiful blushing brides to inspire you on your big day.
Slung into the stratosphere of stardom thanks to her high profile relationship with Prince William, down to earth and utterly ethereal beauty Kate merged tailor made tradition with a touch of super star sass on her big day. Dressed in a tight fitting lace number complete with sleeves and veil, Kate looked every inch the Princess and captured onlookers from around the world.
Top Tip: To steal Kate's style stick to longer, fitted dresses that retain modesty, Carolina Herrera can show you how.
Jessica and beau Justin generally shy away from the public eye but the two sold a collection of their wedding photographs to People magazine to ensure a little privacy on the day. Jessica's dress was striking and pretty traditional; she opted for a shoulderless gown complete with veil. She did add one personal touch though; her dress was rose pink!
Top Tip: Dresses don't need to be white. Pink and red are popular variations as are cream and beige. Pinterest flaunts a myriad of pretty pink dresses if you are tempted to try out the hot hue. Here is a similar looking Maggie Setterota dress that you might want to check out.
When Kidman wed Keith, she chose a number befitting of her statuesque Amazonian beauty; the long white dress swaddled Nicole in all the right ways and her veil was to die for, completely encapsulating her in all her feminine glory.
Top Tip: Treat your veil like a mane...especially if you feel shy! WED2B,stock Nicole Kidman style dresses and veils for you to choose from.
Although their marriage was not to be, Katie confessed that she knew as a little girl that she'd grow up to marry Tom Cruise. On the day they wed Katie plumbed for a beautiful little number complete with intricate detailing making her an ultra-feminine, even girlish bride.
Top Tip: The devil is in the detail; opt for fine lace and patterning, Pronovias has such pretty little numbers.
Actress Christina decided to play up her buxom breasts concealing the rest of her flawless figure in a sleek and simple all-white statement dress. Focusing on one area of the body and hiding the rest is very fashionable and eye catching.
Top Tip: If you want to flaunt your figure, less is more; play up one body part. The Harrogate Wedding Lounge has lustrous Christina Applegate style dresses
Salma's dress was beautiful in an endless myriad of ways. Salma embellished her dress with a subtle veil and opted for a tight fitting, textured bodice with a puffy, flouncy skirt. The entire look was opulent and made her look like a Disney Princess.
Top Tip: Mix tight and puffy for a fairy tale Princess look,Missy Dress stock plenty of eye-catching princess like gowns.
Renowned for playing neurotic Monica in Friends, Courtney deviated from Monica's glorious gown with a simple statement dress with a real wow factor; a plummeting neckline, long white sleeves and a to the floor jaw dropping dress were ambitiously paired with a more dramatic veil to complete the look.
Top Tip: Simple is sensational, you will find a Courtney Cox style wedding dress here at Benjamin Roberts.
Top Tip: Inject your personality and preferences. Mac stock a gorgeous range of red lipsticks to create the perfect kiss and Alan Hannah's bridal collection include an eccentric range.
Jessica looked angelic when she said 'I do.' The bride framed her gown with a veil and a tight fitting detailed bodice. Jessica paired her dress with delicate, dainty accessories for a feminine finish.
Top Tip:Rosa Clara's devine wedding dresses make you want to get married again and again (to the same guy, of course). Do add subtle jewels to accessorise anyone of her dresses.
Never one to do things by half measures, tiny Nicole was quite literally engulfed by her dress with a tight fitting bodice to accentuate her delicate frame and an astronomically large skirt.
Top Tip: If you can pull it off, go over the top.Alfred Angelo Bridal's glamorous fairytale collection creates Richie's 'Sensational' wedding look.
Angelina made a radical departure from her former wild child image when she wed Brad Pitt. Angelina's gorgeously womanly number made use of a Princess style skirt and strappy bodice. The bride did inject her own quirks though emblazoning the back of her gown with what looked like children's etchings.
Top Tip: Mix classic with crazy. Vera Wang knows exactly how to do that.