Nicole Richie and Joel Madden had begun dating since 2006, and it was from then that one could predict that they would end up man and wife. Finally Richie and Madden exchanged their wedding bands on December 11 at the Beverly Hills estate of her famous father, Lionel Richie.
The wedding which was organized with winter-themed celebration was attended by an estimated 150 guests who were dressed up in their fanciest duds, including Khloe Kardashian and Samantha Ronson. According to the sources from US Weekly it is believed that Nicole is obsessed with this season and is inspired by winter wedding.
The dearest friends of Nicole Richie and Joel Maddens’ were in attendance; there was one giant guest which grabbed the attention of the onlookers interested. According to the SheKnows an elephant was seen being led into a white tent for the get-together. It is yet to be known on the reason behind his official role.
Richie had kept her wedding party in the family and chooses her good friend Masha Gordon as the person to stand with her as maid of honor, while the newlywed’s daughter Harlow, 2, paved the aisle with love as the flower girl. “The bash is less about Joel and Nicole exchanging the wedding vows and more about having a party,” A source told said.
Lionel Richie father of Nicole was in high spirits to walk his daughter down the aisle to begin the next chapter in her life. He told sources that “My happiness for Nicole and Joel knows no boundaries,” .They have given me two beautiful grandchildren, Harlow and Sparrow, and have proven to be great parents. I am not sure who is luckier, Nicole and Joel to have each other, or me, to have both of them in my life.
The couple of four years, parents of Harlow and Sparrow, had kept ceremony details tightly under wraps (they barely nodded at exchanging engagement rings ), but there’s no such thing as a secret once more than one person knows about it. The bride wore a gown by Marchesa, the design house headed by Harvey Weinstein’s wife, Georgina Chapman, and she and the Good Charlotte lead singer exchanged wedding bands by Neil Lane, the jeweler who designed diamond engagement rings.