Dubai to build Taj Mahal replica

A replica of India’s world-famous Taj Mahal, four times the size of the original, is to be built in Dubai as what is to be billed as the world’s grandest wedding venue.

The most expensive pet wedding

The Guinness Book of World Records’ most expensive pet wedding ever took place July 12 in Manhattan at the Jumeirah Essex House Hotel.

The Royal Wedding Perrier Jouet Bottle

The royal wedding Perrier Jouet Champagne is the latest limited edition bottle for the Monaco’s Royal Wedding that took place earlier this summer. The symbolic choice by the Perrier Jouet house was born from a love story between the founder, Pierre-Nicolas Perrier and Adèle Jouët over two hundred years ago. For fans of Prince Albert … Continued

Cunard finally says ‘I do’ to weddings

Cunard Line is to allow its passengers to marry on board for the first time in its 171-year history. The line will introduce a ‘Weddings at Sea’ program from Spring next year on board all three of its ships, the Queen Elizabeth, Queen Mary 2 and Queen Victoria. Cunard has traditionally held out from the … Continued

Petra Ecclestone Drops $5 Million On Wedding

Petra Ecclestone, 22, married businessman James Stunt, 28, on Saturday in a lavish Italian ceremony that racked up a staggering $5million bill. Petra, who just bought Candy Spelling’s $85 million Los Angeles mansion, said “I do” in the same Italian castle where Tom Cruise married Katie Holmes. The daughter of Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone … Continued

Princess Beatrice’s wedding hat sells for £81,100

The flamboyant hat worn by Princess Beatrice at last month’s royal wedding has been sold for the princely sum of £81,100 on internet auction site eBay. Proceeds from the sale of the hat, designed by Irish milliner Philip Treacy, will be split between two charities: the United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF, and British charity Children … Continued

British parliament could become wedding venue

The buildings housing the British parliament could host wedding receptions and open their restaurants to the public under plans unveiled on Tuesday. A cross-party committee of lawmakers even suggested that the historic Westminster Hall, where king Charles I was tried and Winston Churchill was laid in state, could be hired out for private functions at … Continued

Prince of Monaco’s wedding

Monaco’s Prince Albert II and Charlene Wittstock, his South African swimming champion fiancee, are to get married in Monte Carlo’s millionaire’s playground in a civil ceremony on July 1 followed by a religious ceremony the following day. Monarchs and heads of state can watch the marriage itself within the palace while 3,500 less privileged guests … Continued

The best cruise ships on which to get married

If you’re planning a wedding on the high seas, some options are better than others, according to one cruise specialist. Miami-based cruise company Landry & Kling released its top ten ships for group events and business meetings this week, naming vessels from a variety of lines for the suitability of hosting a special event. The … Continued

Royal Wedding: William and Kate’s Invitation

Gold embossed invitations to the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton have been sent out to 1,900 guests. Gilded invitations issued in the name of Queen Elizabeth II began dropping onto doormats this week after being sent out on Wednesday and Thursday, with the monarch’s EIIR cypher die-stamped in gold. While names of … Continued

Armani Will Design Monaco’s Royal Wedding Dress

Charlene Wittstock has chosen Giorgio Armani to design her dress for her wedding to Monaco’s Prince Albert II. “Yes, I want to declare, I will make the wedding dress,” Armani confirmed to reporters after his fashion show in Milan on Sunday. Former Olympic swimmer Charlene attended Armani’s shows in Italy in 2008 and 2009 and … Continued