Holly Willoughby and Vicky Pattison lead stars sporting bridal gowns

Holly Willoughby joins Vicky Pattison and Jorgie Porter as slew of stars pull out their bridal gowns to celebrate the Royal Wedding

  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tied the knot in Windsor Castle’s St George’s Chapel on Saturday
  • The couple’s families along with a slew of celebrities including the Beckhams, Elton John and George and Amal Clooney were among the 600 guests in attendance 
  • Only around 200 of those guests were invited to the Royal Wedding reception

Holly Willoughby led a slew of celebrities who pulled out their wedding dresses in celebration of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Royal Wedding on Saturday.

Taking to social media the stars were keen to flaunt some incredible white frocks of their own as they compared notes with Meghan’s incredible gown.

Holly teased on Friday that her 2007 dress could be making an appearance as she celebrated her sister’s 40th birthday, while Vicky shared a snap of her dress as she anticipated her own wedding next year.

Beautiful: Holly Willoughby led a slew of celebrities who pulled out their wedding dresses in celebration of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Royal Wedding on Saturday

Holly shared an adorable snap with her mum Lynne and sister Kelly as they held a party to celebrate their 70th and 40th birthday’s respectively, and the This Morning presenter looked incredible in her white lace gown.

She captioned the post: ‘So it’s the Royal wedding, my sisters 40th and my mums 70th birthday party at the willoughby residence today!!!! … I blame you @ladywilloughby for the dress code!!!!’

Later as Harry and Meghan’s ceremony was in full swing, Holly also shared a selfie of her face alongside the TV screen, enjoying a glass of prosecco along with the festivities. 

Holly teased during an appearance on This Morning Live on Thursday that she was planning to wear her wedding dress for the occasion, admitting that it needed a good steam 11 years after she tied the knot with producer Dan Baldwin.

Beaming: Pulling out her own bridal gown, Holly took to Instagram to share some snaps as she celebrated her sister’s 40th birthday

Amazing: The This Morning presenter looked stunning in the dress she pulled out 11 years after first tying the knot with producer Dan Baldwin

She said: ‘It’s my sister’s 40th on the same day so I’ve got a big party for her birthday anyway, all day, and then obviously the royal wedding, so extra excitement.

‘And then this week on the old family Whatsapp group that we all have, my sister Kelly said, ”I’ve got an amazing idea – for anyone that’s been married go and get your wedding dress and wear it to the party.” 

‘I dug it out – I took it into This Morning to the big steamer as I haven’t got one of those. It is filthy! I haven’t had it dried cleaned. It’s a bit ripped. I will look a bit like Miss Havisham.’

Bride-to-be: As she contemplated on her own big day, Vicky Pattison shared a snap of her trying on a stunning wedding dress

Meanwhile Vicky Pattison had pulled on a stunning bridal gown for a social media snap in honour of the occasion, and the Newcastle-born beauty was also looking ahead to her own wedding to John Noble next year.

She captioned the post: ‘The day has finally arrrrrrived!!! It’s the Royal Wedding!!! Eeeeekkkkk!!! I’m so happy for Megs and Hazza I could burst!! Got me feeling mega excited for my impending nuptials to @johnnoblejn too!! 

‘With the wedding next year now it’s back to drawing board for dresses- another excuse to shop! But this @suzanneneville was such a strong contender! The detailing and everything was just beautiful… what do you guys think?!’ 

Relaxed: Teaming her white frock with trainers, Amanda Holden’s layered skirts ballooned around as she relaxed on the sofa

Sensational: Jorgie Porter embraced her inner princess in the enormous netted white gown

Amanda Holden got in on the action as well, taking to Instagram to share a black and white snap of her meringue-eqsue gown ballooning around her as she sipped prosecco on the sofa.

She wrote in the caption: ‘Woke up with in my #tummy excited for today – And I’m doing it!’

Meanwhile ex-Hollyoaks star Jorgie embraced her inner princess in a gorgeous white dress, writing in her caption: ‘Happy wedding day. The closest I’ve been to wearing a white dress down an aisle or even proposed to.’

Hilarious: Bobby Norris rocked a white dress as he posed with pal Lucy Mecklenburgh, writing in the caption: ‘IT SHOULD HAVE BEEN ME..’

Jaw-dropping: Chloe Meadows sported a white halterneck gown in a snap taken after a day of filming

Revealing: TOWIE beauty Courtney Green donned a semi-sheer gown for filming the previous day, and gushed in the caption: ‘Magic happens when you feel this good’

TOWIE star Bobby Norris shared a hilarious snap with Lucy Mecklenburgh, as they both rocked wedding dresses in a post which was captioned: ‘IT SHOULD HAVE BEEN ME…’

Chloe Meadows shared a beautiful snap after a day of filming in Kent, donning an elegant halterneck gown for a snap which was captioned: ‘Finale filming yesterday in this beautiful dress from @redcarpetreadylincoln felt like a princess.’

And Courtney Green put on a more revealing display as she rocked a semi-sheer gown, writing in the caption: ‘Magic happens when you feel this good. Finale all done, it was a hard series but I’ve Learnt a lot about myself and no matter what I do as long as I’m happy that’s all that matters. Thank you for everyone’s continued support, means more than you know.’

Sparkling: Yazmin Oukhellou donned an intricate down with incredible detailing on the bodice

Siren: Megan McKenna stunned in a fishtail-style pink gown as she posed for a snap ahead of the big day

As she eagerly awaits the birth of her first child Casey Batchelor also shared a throwback snap of her rocking a white gown, getting in on the craze despite admitting that it was ‘not quite a wedding dress.’

She wrote in the caption: ‘Jumping on the bandwagon and posting a white dress. So excited for the Royal Wedding. Such a lovely day for it. So happy for the new Duke and Duchess of Sussex. Not quite a wedding dress but a beautiful white dress.’ 

And rocking an enormous white netted dress and red curly wig TV presenter Laura Whitmore shared a snap of her relaxing on the sofa with a female pal, writing in the caption: ‘Everyone else is watching the royal wedding like this yea?’ 

Throwback: As she awaits the birth of her first child Casey Batchelor shared an old snap of her sporting a fitted white frock

That’s more like it! Laura Whitmore dressed up in a red wig and netted white dress as she watched the day on TV

The celebrities were lining up to share a slew of snaps from the special day, with Emma Bunton’s hat-clad selfie previously hinting that she could be attending the ceremony.

While this proved to not be the case, Emma did get into the bridal spirit as she tweeted a selfie of her sporting a flower-covered veil, writing in the caption: ‘If you can’t join them, be them!’

Love Island commentator Iain Sterling sent fans a-frenzy after sharing a kilt-clad snap revealing he was going to a wedding, only for the second half of the caption to read that it was another friend’s special day.

Teasing: Emma Bunton had set tongues wagging that she might be attending the special day, posting a snap of her sporting an enormous pink fascinator

Joke! Later as she posted a snap rocking a pink flower-covered veil, the Spice Girl revealed that she was actually attending a house party

Is it done yet? Sporting a cardboard crown Suki Waterhouse shared a selfie in the middle of all the proceedings

Excited: Frankie Bridge said in a snap that she was ‘feeling good’ watching the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s special day

Not really! Iain Sterling hinted that he was attending a wedding dressed in a kilt, before revealing it was the nuptials of a friend and sadly not Harry’s special day

Ferne McCann was enjoying the festivites at home with her family and baby daughter Sunday, sharing a video of the animated living room on her Instagram stories.

Meanwhile Vogue Williams and her fiance Spencer Matthews were doing a spot of DIY while his brother James attended the wedding with an expectant Pippa Middleton.

Sharing a video of the Made in Chelsea hunk Vogue revealed that they were putting together a barbecue to enjoy in the May sunshine. 

Hilarious: As her fiance Spencer Matthews’ brother James attended the wedding, Vogue Williams revealed she and her man were putting together a barbecue


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