Last week, Nollywood actress, Stephanie Okereke Linus and her husband, Linus Idahosa celebrated their 9th wedding anniversary; Idris Elba and Sabrina Dhowre Elba also celebrated their 2nd wedding anniversary. Nigerian singer, Chike performed at a wedding in Lagos, American rapper and Lil Wayne shared a tweet that had fans wondering if he was married. Luxury designer, Vera Wang announced a 10-year deal with Pronovias Group to produce, manufacture, and market affordable wedding dresses.
9 years in love. To celebrate her 9th wedding anniversary, Nollywood actress, Stephanie Okereke Linus shared photos of herself and her husband, Linus Idahosa on Instagram. She shared; ‘Still at it and growing stronger. With so much joy, kindness, love, and dedication. Loving this journey and experience we share #interwined💋❤️❤️❤️ Together, we today dedicate our wedding anniversary to you our Lord Jesus, and celebrate you with all the thanksgiving and gratitude in our hearts. Happy Wedding Anniversary to us and Cheers to forever!!!🥂’
The Elba’s are 2! Actor and rapper, Idris Elba and his wife, Sabrina Dhowre Elba celebrated their 2nd wedding anniversary. He shared on Instagram; ‘I love you so much, the last year has been one of the toughest of my life and I only got through it because of you. @sabrinaelba my ride or die.’
#TheLavaUnion: Nigerian singer, Chike performed at a wedding in Lagos. He sang the Roju song from his 2020 album, Boo of the Booless while the couple had their first dance.
A dream wedding in someone else’s mansion. American couple, Courtney Wilson and Shenita Jones’ wedding went viral last week. The couple attempted to hold their wedding in a 16,300-square-foot mansion in South Florida that does not belong to them. According to NBC Miami, Nathan Finkel, the owner of the suburban Fort Lauderdale estate, never gave them permission so he called the police when Wilson showed up to set up. When the police arrived, the groom left the property and no charges were filed.
Is Lil Wayne Married? American rapper, Lil Wayne shared a tweet that had fans wondering if he tied the knot recently or perhaps they’re just lyrics for a new single. He tweeted; ‘Happiest man alive! Today is the beginning of our forever. Forever?? Forever, ever?? FOREVER EVER!!!!!! The Carters.’ The rapper, who is currently dating model, Denise Bidot hasn’t made an official announcement about an engagement or a wedding.
Mai Wedding Dress: Newlywed and The Real co-host, Jeannie Mai Jenkins shared a video from her wedding dress fitting with Galia Lahav on her YouTube channel, Hello Hunnay with Jeannie Mai. The video shows Mai and wedding-dress shopping with her mother, Olivia TuTram Mai and her friend, Elaine Welteroth plus the fabric selection process and consultation with her stylist, Lisa Cera of Lisa C Styles.
Vera Wang Bride x Pronovias: According to WWD, luxury designer, Vera Wang has struck a 10-year licensing deal with Barcelona-based Pronovias Group to manufacture, distribute and market Vera Wang Bride in its global fleet of stores and wholesale accounts, beginning in October. The dresses by Vera Wang Bride will be at a more accessible price point than the designer’s high-end line. The new collection will retail from $1,600 to $4,000, with the sweet spot being between $2,000 and $3,000.
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