Famous Celebrity Wedding Breakdown- Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas

The wedding of two of the biggest stars of two of the largest film industries of the world was an incredible event and the #Nickyanka surely lived up to all the hype that surrounded it. While the two celebrated the milestone occasion in Jodhpur with 225 of their guests over the course of four days through festivities planned by Motwane Entertainment and Weddings, their first ceremony took place in Mumbai. 

Let’s take a look at B-town’s most awaited wedding of all times.

Pooja 

The first ceremony in the lineup was the pooja which took place at Priyanka’s home in Juhu. The actress was seen wearing a powder blue suit with floral details that were created using golden threads as well as those in muted tones. Nick wore a pastel pink kurta with ivory surface details. Also, the Jonas family, including Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas too, were too spotted in traditional Indian attires. 

Christian Wedding 

As per Nick’s family traditions, the couple tied a knot as per Christian rituals. Paul Kevin Jonas Sr., Father of Nick Jonas was the officiant and the two exchanged rings by Chopard, one of the world’s most famous jewellery brands.The ceremony took place at Umaid Bhawan Palace. The bride and groom, along with their families, 12 bridesmaids, 12 groomsmen and four flower girls wore custom outfits by Ralph Lauren. Priyanka made her entrance as a string quartet played in the background, wearing a beaded and embroidered gown featuring floral and scroll motifs, lace-effect tulle appliqués, scalloped sleeves and a high-neck collar which took a total of 1,826 hours to complete. The full sleeved gown was worn over a strapless column dress made up of 2,380,000 mother of pearl sequins and was paired with a dramatic 75-foot tulle long veil and a pair of custom Jimmy Choo shoes. In order to make the dress more special, she had Nick’s full name and their wedding date and the names of her parents stitched into the dress. She also had a piece of her mother-in-law’s lace wedding dress sewn into it.The actress held a bouquet of hyacinths and tuberoses, designed by Jenya Flowers (NYC) and was escorted down the aisle by her mother. 

Nick, was looking dapper in a double-breasted black tuxedo which he teamed with custom patent lace-up dress shoes. To show his acceptance and love for his bride and her culture, he added a small piece of lace from her dress with the words “My Jaan” embroidered on it.

Mehendi 

Priyanka and Nick’s hindu wedding celebration in Jodhpur began with a mehndi at Umaid Bhawan Palace where the couple and their nearest were seen dancing their hearts out  on the special occasion. Keeping in line with the theme of the function, which was an ode to the city of Jodhpur, the bride was in a 48 kali multicolored organdy Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla outfit. This was paired with heirloom jewellery that was designed by the designer duo and crafted by SABOO using rubies. To complete the look, she opted for juttis by Needledust. Nick was all handsome in a white bakhiya kurta by Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla which was paired with juttis by Fizzy Goblet. The function also saw cricket and baseball matches between team bride and team groom.

Sangeet 

The duo adopted a wonderland themed Sangeet and made use of a lot of fairy lights and mirror installations and the dances were choreographed by Ganesh Hegde. Priyanka was looking glamorous wearing a hand-embroidered sequins sari in gold and silver by Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla while Nick was in midnight blue jodhpuri with silk thread detailing by the same designer duo. She paired her attire with jewellery that was designed by Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla and crafted by SABOO. Her makeup was taken care of by Mickey Contractor and Priyanka Borkar styled her hair beautifully. 

Hindu wedding 

The Umaid Bhawan Palace was soaked in the warmth of golden light and was all dreamy. The mandap design was inspired by Art Deco and was constructed out of solid brass. The setup also included a huge floral installation of vermillion and pink peonies. The bride looked mesmerising in a red lehenga designed by Sabyasachi. The surface details on the outfit took 3,720 hours to complete and employed 110 embroiderers from Kolkata creating the hand-cut organza flowers, French knots in silk floss and layers of thread work. The skirt’s waistband had the names of her parents and fiancé sewn into it. To go with the attire, she wore Mughal jewellery that featured uncut diamonds, emeralds, and Japanese cultured pearls in 22 karat gold, all by Chopard. Her necklace was encrusted with 84.50-carats of pear-shaped diamonds set in 18k white gold, her earrings had pear-shaped diamonds totaling 6.07-carats and her maang tikka included a 16-carat oval-shaped diamond drop. 

The groom was princely in a hand-quilted silk sherwani which was teamed with a hand-embroidered chikan dupatta. His chanderi tissue saafa was adorned with a rose-cut kalgi and he accessorized with a syndicate diamond necklace. 

Delhi Reception

After the completion of their fairytale wedding in Rajasthan, Priyanka and Nick threw a grand reception in the capital. The setup was designed by Weddingline Design Studio and made use of hues of gold and white. The nature-inspired décor with candles, branches, and blooms was all in for a charming setup. The bride was seen wearing a dazzling white lehenga with tone-on-tone work designed by Falguni and Shane Peacock which she paired with an elaborate necklace by Khanna Jewellers and the groom was debonair in a black tuxedo that was teamed with a bow-tie. The night also saw a performance by singer Sonam Kalra who held the guests with her performance of Western Jazz which included some of Jonas’ popular songs. The reception saw 500 guests including the Prime Minister of India, Mr. Narendra Modi. 

Mumbai Reception 

The couple hosted their second reception at JW Marriott in Mumbai where Priyanka wore a blue strapless custom-made Anarkali by Sabyasachi with a show-stopping diamond necklace while Nick was all dashing in a grey tuxedo and black top. The couple took the opportunity to give a small speech in front of the guests who had come to celebrate their wedding. The two were looking lovely as they took the center stage at the reception hosted especially for the media, family, and friends. 

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