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12 Can’t-Miss Photos from Pippa Middleton’s Gorgeous Wedding Ceremony

Your heart will burst with joy for the happy couple—and at these oh-so-pretty pictures!

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A royal wedding


Pippa Middleton—sister of Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge—married financier James Matthew at St. Mark’s Church in Englefield, Berkshire, and the couple couldn’t look more picture-perfect. 

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The dress


Pippa’s gown was custom-made by Giles Deacon. It’s drawn comparisons to Princess Kate’s wedding dress, with a high neck, cap sleeves, and full skirt. (Find out the surprising reason brides carry bouquets.)

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Adorable bridesmaid


Princess Kate wasn’t in the ceremony, but her daughter, two-year-old Princess Charlotte played the role of bridesmaid for her aunt’s wedding. Don’t miss the hair-raising reason bridesmaids traditionally dress the same.

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Prince and page boy


Meanwhile, three-year-old Prince George, was utterly adorable for his appearance as page boy.

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Show-stealers


George, Charlotte, and six other boys and girls pretty much stole the show as one of the cutest bridal parties ever.

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Brotherly love


Pippa’s brothers-in-law, Prince William and Prince Harry, were in attendance. Read about how Prince Harry finally opened up about his mother’s death.

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Best man


James’ brother, reality TV star Spencer Matthews, was the best man in the ceremony.

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All in the family


Pippa’s mother, Carole Middleton, arrived with her son, James Middleton.

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Grand entrance


Pippa arrived in style with her father, Michael Middleton, in a 1951 Jaguar Mk V classic car.

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Ready for the honeymoon


After the ceremony, Pippa and James rode off in a Jaguar E-type, giving some royal-looking waves…

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Show of hands


…which was the perfect opportunity to glimpse the gorgeous engagement ring—which has an estimated 3.5-carat diamond—Pippa will wear with her new wedding ring, a simple gold band. Learn about the unromantic history of engagement rings.

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Sealed with a kiss


We wish the couple a lifetime of happiness!

Marissa Laliberte
Marissa Laliberte-Simonian is a London-based associate editor with the global promotions team at WebMD’s Medscape.com and was previously a staff writer for Reader's Digest. Her work has also appeared in Business Insider, Parents magazine, CreakyJoints, and the Baltimore Sun. You can find her on Instagram @marissasimonian.