Pippa Middleton and James Matthews’ wedding: all the details revealed
Harry, 32, has been dating Markle since a year ago. But the USA actress failed to appear before cameras.
The Duchess of Cambridge, who did a sterling job of marshalling all eight young page boys and bridesmaids down the aisle and keeping them in check, read a prayer.
The afters were celebrated in the Buckleberry home of Pippa and Kate’s parents, Carole and Michael, and it was here that Meghan made her first appearance.
Pippa’s Welsh gold band is similar to the wedding band of her big sis, Kate Middleton, and follows tradition.
James’s younger brother Spencer Matthews (yep, of Made In Chelsea fame) served as best man, while Pippa’s bro James Middleton brought girlfriend Donna Air.
Pippa was smiling in a tailor-made Giles Deacon wedding dress as she got married to her fiancée, James Matthews.
Pippa Middleton and James Matthews kiss after their wedding.
Several royal family members, including Prince William, Princess Kate and Princess Eugenie, were all in attendance at the nuptials at St. Mark’s Church in Englefield.
Britain’s Prince Harry (R) and Britain’s Prince William, Duke of Cambridge walk to the church for the wedding. Celebrity guests included 18-times grand slam tennis champion Roger Federer and the fashion editor of British Vogue magazine.
Pippa was all smiles as she entered the church with her father and The Duchess Of Cambridge by her side. “Rear comes the bride”, joked the Daily Star newspaper.
Prince Harry drove 100 miles to bring girlfriend Meghan Markle to Pippa Middleton’s evening wedding reception, according to reports. The two have kept their relationship largely private since Kensington Palace confirmed they were an item in November.