MY DREAM DAY
Three-time Sports Illustrated cover girl Kate Upton ties the knot.
Three days after she cheered on her fiancé’s baseball team to victory at the World Series, Kate Upton capped off a winning week with a dream wedding in Tuscany. Looking bella in a long-sleeved lace gown, reportedly by Valentino, the model and actress exchanged vows with Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander on Nov. 4, reportedly at the Rosewood Castiglion Del Bosco resort. As a source told E! News in the lead-up to the nuptials, “Justin just wants her to be happy and have everything she desires for this special day.”
Mission accomplished, as evidenced by photos of the big day. Guests ascended a stairway lit by hurricane candles to the ceremony in a medieval church overlooking the Montalcino valley. Upton, 25, was flanked by six attendants all wearing variations of dusty-pink dresses, while Verlander, 34, looked dapper in a tux alongside his suited groomsmen. Flowers matched the bridesmaids’ frocks, with blooms in shades of dusty pink, white and mauve. “I want a lot of flowers,” Upton told Martha Stewart
in May. “And I know I want the
“I feel so lucky that I got to marry my best friend,” said Upton (with Verlander in Tuscany on Nov. 4). “Thank you to our family and friends for making this weekend so fun and magical!”
“We definitely want kids, but hopefully not any time soon,” Upton told WHO. “But of course, you know, oopsies happen.”