Celebrity sources are busy gathering details to report on the recent nuptials of Natalie Portman and Benjamin Millepeid. The couple wed at a private location in California’s Big Sur last Saturday.
San Francisco Gate shares details in their daily dish Natalie Portman’s wedding: wild flowers and vegan food. “Natalie Portman kept her wedding to Benjamin Millepied natural by serving her guests a vegan feast and choosing local wild flowers for Saturday’s ceremony.”
Keeping with the tone of the wedding Portman’s dress was “a mid-length Rodarte dress with full sleeves and flowers in her hair, while Millepied wore a dark blue tuxedo.” The couple “forwent a wedding cake and served macaroons in honor of Millepied’s French roots.”
Portman and Millepied’s nuptials reflect a growing trend with celebrities for more understated, private affairs rather than events over shadowed with lavish planning and paparazzi. The couple wed in a private location with close friends and family, the evening was reported to end around 2 a.m. as guests were sent home with wild flower seed packets inscribed with the words “merci”.
Other personal touches to their special day were the food selections. Portman a vegan, influenced the guest’s menu for the evening a full vegan friendly feast. Millepied’s roots were acknowledged with a fun take on their wedding dessert, macaroons. Wedding flowers were kept simple, a selection of wild flowers made up wedding arrangements and romantic white flowers made up a romantic floral crown.