“Jackie wore a demure pearl choker, her grandmother’s lace veil, a tiara of orange blossoms and a gown stitched from fifty yards of cream faille. Holding fast to bridal tradition of wearing something borrowed and something blue, she clutched her mother’s lace handkerchief and wore a blue garter. Jack wore a morning suit.” – An excerpt from Wendy H. Goldberg and Betty Goodwin’s book “Marry Me! Courtships and Proposals of Legendary Couples”
This year would have been the 50th wedding anniversary of Jackie and John Kennedy. 50 years later, we’re still obsessing about the style icon’s classic wedding style. We found some great wedding accessory ideas inspired by the famous Jacqueline Kennedy fashion!
Though her dress wasn’t her personal favorite (Jackie’s mom picked it out, and reportedly Jackie hated it!), we are in love with Jackie’s feminine wedding dress. The full ivory silk taffeta skirt, portrait neckline, and heirloom lace veil create the ultimate romantic wedding look. And let’s not forget how well it complemented Mr. Kennedy’s sharp pinstripe pants. If you want a Jackie Kennedy inspired wedding, we recommend incorporating chic accessories with a nod to her bridal style. Think ruffles, classically preppy details, and a hint of glamorous sparkle:
What’s your favorite celebrity wedding? Can this classic high profile couple be beat? Let us know in the comments below! Maybe you’ll see your favorite couple on the blog!