The Royal Wedding of the year where the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Harry and Meghan said their vows at Windsor Castle’s St George’s Chapel in front of 600 guests took place today under bright sunshine much to the delight of all who had gathered to see the famous guests as much as the bride and groom
Many royal watchers, like any who devote their attention to celebrities, are most interested in what is being worn.
The clothing never fails to capture the imagination of the crowd. Many times, fashion trends begin or end with big highly publicised events such as these.
Briefly.co.za gathers from reports on social media that many loved the occasion which saw the merging of different celebrity focal points.
On the one hand, there was the aristocratic royal houses were well established families, titles and hereditary claims to fame are all important.
On the other, the stardust of Hollywood television and silver screen celebrity was also well represented.
Entertainers of all types, including musicians, sports people and even some lucky commoners were all included in the special day.
Here are some of the more famous people who were seen attending and what they were wearing.
Of course, despite all the attention on the bride, her new mother-in-law also looked stunning in yellow, a colour which seems to have been a popular choice on this day.
At the end of the day, what everyone, even the celebrities used to being the focus of attention themselves were looking at was the happy couple.
American preacher Michael Bruce Curry, the 27th Presiding Bishop and Primate of the Episcopal Church caused more than a little of a flutter on social media with his amazingly on point sermon. People are asking who he is, and where he came from.
While people the world over watched the spectacle, there were more than a few questions in the minds of many who didn't see what they have become accustomed to.
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