TWICE AS NICE: While most designers had been cooling their heels over the Fourth of July weekend, Vera Wang added one other movie star bride to her roster of purchasers.
While hundreds of thousands of followers of Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton solely realized of their nuptials after the very fact, Wang was in on the marriage effectively upfront. The consummate confidante, the designer has dressed legions of high-profile brides. Like many earlier than her, the No Doubt singer went the two-dress route, sporting one costume to alternate her vows and one other one to have fun in.
Wang helped unfold the excellent news together with her 2.8 million Instagram followers on Monday by posting a number of photographs of Stefani on her wedding ceremony day: Saturday. One black-and-white, full-length portrait reveals the customized Vera Wang Haute robe with a sweeping embroidered veil. In addition to that sculptural strapless silk georgette robe, Wang created one other strapless type — a customized lily white Italian silk crepe and hand-tumbled tulle minidress. Stefani wore stiletto cowboy boots with that look.
Wang mentioned in a press release Tuesday, “Gwen Stefani is an iconic artist who also happens to embrace fashion. The creation of her wedding gowns was such a joy, given her love of family, her passion for style, and her incredible romance with Blake! We were all so thrilled to be a part of that energy. After such a year of fear, confusion and sadness, it has been so restorative to experience true happiness, something that we as a company are so privileged to witness.”
Keeping his wedding-day look pretty informal, Shelton sported denims together with his black jacket, white shirt and white bow tie. Instagram images confirmed a canine on the dance ground with the couple close by. And the groom wheeled Stefani away in a golf cart. Last month, Shelton mentioned in a USA Today interview, “it would be a pretty classless wedding,” if he was in charge of the planning.
The now-married couple first turned pleasant engaged on NBC’s singing competitors present “The Voice” in 2014. Shelton and his second spouse, Miranda Lambert, divorced the next yr. Stefani, who has three youngsters, filed for divorce from Gavin Rossdale in 2015.
The style-conscious Stefani often is the newest movie star bride to decide on Wang, however she follows within the footsteps of one other high-wattage musician. Ariana Grande additionally counted on the designer to do the honors when she married Dalton Gomez at her Montecito, Calif., house in May. Grande went with a customized silk charmeuse Vera Wang Haute column robe with a plunging again.
In addition to final month’s Pride Month celebrations, Wang’s signature Love assortment at Zale’s Jewelers and her new Vera Wang Party Prosecco, she has had different causes to have fun: She celebrated her 72nd birthday on June 27.