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11 At-Home Workout Essentials for the Perfect Home Gym

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Newly engaged brides might find something else taking the place of their gym time—wedding planning! Between finding a venue, planning all your pre-wedding parties and finding that perfect dress, it’s totally fair if your focus shifts a little. But for brides who want to keep up with their regular routine, all hope is not lost.

While you might find it hard to squeeze in actual time at the gym you can still get your sweat on. Don’t worry about commuting time to and from your favorite studio, or unrealistic class times and gym hours—instead, work out on your own schedule right at home.

So you’re a yogi? Continue your practice from your living room. More of lifter? A set of weights can transform your living room into the weight room.

Whether you are looking for just a few small items to start a circuit routine or big purchases to create a real home gym, here are 11 at-home workout essentials to get you moving.

See more: 9 Tips for Keeping Your Fitness Routine On Track as Newlyweds

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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Committed a Major Wedding Etiquette Faux Pa

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We never thought we’d say this, but there’s one page out of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s wedding planning handbook brides should not listen to. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are apparently way behind on their wedding thank-you notes, a major etiquette no-no.

If you recall, Harry and Markle had one of the biggest, history-making weddings of the year on May 19. So yes, it’s been six months since their wedding, and they are STILL sending out their thank-you notes. Couples usually have a one to three month window to send out thank-you cards so the Duke and Duchess are running out of time. What makes it even worse is that Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank, who tied the knot on October 12, have already, reportedly, mailed handwritten thank-you notes to their wedding well-wishers.

The pressure is on, but according to Hello Magazine, the Palace is trying to make up for the delay by sending an apology note along with the thank-you notes.

“The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have asked me to thank you for your letter of 24th May and I must apologise for the delay in responding to you,” the letter from the head of the Correspondence Section at Clarence House, Claudia Spens, reads, per Hello. “As I am sure you can imagine, this has been a particularly busy time for this office and we have, consequently, been unable to reply as quickly as we should have liked to.”

We imagine two royal weddings, a royal baby announcement and a major royal tour has kept the office pretty busy.

“It was so kind of you to take the trouble to write as you did and Their Royal Highnesses were immensely touches by your generous words of support,” the letter continued.

The letter also thanked well-wishers who sent a charitable donation in lieu of a traditional wedding gift per Markle and Harry’s wishes. A letter sent to Gertrude Daly, the blogger behind Gert’s Royal Replies included a line reading, “The Duke and Duchess were heartened to learn of the charitable donation you made to the Myna Mahila Foundation in their honour; this was most thoughtful and commendable of you and Their Royal Highnesses are incredibly grateful.”

No only are the letters late, but they aren’t from the Duke and Duchess themselves, which required another apologetic line. “Although unable to reply to you personally, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have asked me to send you their warmest thanks for your letter and their very best wishes.”

See more: 16 Wedding Thank You Notes You Can Buy Right Now

If you’re still awaiting your thank-you card, you have something to look forward two. The message comes with a black and white official royal wedding portrait of the couple. “The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been overwhelmed by all the incredibly kind cards and letters they have received on the occasion of their Wedding, and are so touched that you took the trouble to write as you did,” the message on the back says. “It really was most thoughtful of you and greatly appreciated by Their Royal Highnesses who send you their very best wishes.”

The wait might just be worth it.

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Emily Ratajkowski 'Vetted' Her Husband for Two Years Before Marrying Him

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Emily Ratajkowski doesn’t want the newlywed period to end. The model and actress married Sebastian Bear-McClard in a surprise courthouse wedding in February, and while many believe she rushed into the marriage—the couple headed to the judge only a month after the I Feel Pretty star ended a three-year relationship with music producer Jeff Magid—she sees this love going longterm.

Ratajkowski was recently a guest on Busy Phillips’ new talk show Busy Tonight, where both discussed being newlyweds. Ratajkowski was shocked when Phillips explained the newlywed title typically expires after the first year. “Oh really? That so fast,” she said. “I feel like we should get longer than that. Like if you’re thinking in fractions I feel like three years is maybe better if you have the rest of your life.”

The actress also set the record straight on her “rushed” wedding. Although it might have seemed like a sprint down the aisle, she actually played the long game and admitted to knowing her then just friend for two years before their relationship progressed.

“We knew each other for a long time before and he likes to joke ‘yeah everyone thinks we got married quickly, but you vetted me for two years,’” she revealed.

Busy also asked Ratajkowski if she saw Bear-McClard as just a friend and one day just realized there was something more, but Emrata shut down the idea that she stumbled upon this conclusion. “Women always know, come on. What?” she said confidently. “Who all of a sudden changes the way they look at someone? No. I was always like I probably shouldn’t hang out with that guy alone.”

There you have it, folks. Ratajkowski also talked more about her secret wedding. “I mean yes it was secret for four hours,” Ratajkowski, who got wind that the press knew and broke the news herself on Instagram, said jokingly.

She continued, “Weddings are amazing I want to party I want to celebrate love and relationships but this was just for us and it was very nice.”

See more: Emily Ratajkowski Reveals How She Kept Her Secret Wedding Ceremony Under Wraps

Ratajkowski took advantage of her time on the show and asked Phillips for some marriage advice. The host is pretty much a veteran with her two kids and 11-year-marriage to Marc Silverstein.

“The secret is a lot of things,” Phillips told her. “Like I think the secret is honesty, and being truthful. It’s a journey, man.”

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Dior Shares All the Details Behind Karlie Kloss’s Wedding Day Look—Including the Shoes!

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Model Karlie Kloss married Joshua Kushner in a wedding that no one saw coming last month. The pair were only engaged for three months before they tied the knot, and despite having little time to plan, they pulled off a spectacular day down to the wedding dress.

For the secret occasion, Kloss donned a Dior couture lace gown featuring long sleeves. And on Wednesday, the fashion house shared a behind the scenes look at the dress, revealing the designer behind it: Dior’s artistic director Maria Grazia Chiuri. (Would you expect anything less for the supermodel?) “One would have to look far and wide to find a bride with the grace, poise and statuesque presence equal to that of the stunning @KarlieKloss when it came time to walk down the aisle,” Dior’s official Instagram account shared alongside a sketch. “Discover the long-sleeved, sweeping-skirted grandeur of the bride’s Chantilly lace and tulle dress designed by #MariaGraziaChiuri, as rendered here in this charming sketch during the final fittings in our celebrated couture salons. Congratulations again to the beautiful bride, we were delighted to be part of this journey with you!”

Kloss and Kushner brief engagement also meant that Chiuri also only had about three months to design the stunning lace and tulle wedding dress. In a second social media post, Chiuri shared why it was so special to design a gown for the multi hyphenate mogul. “I am honored to have had the pleasure to dress Karlie for her wedding day,” she said under a wedding photo of Kloss showing off her long train and gorgeous veil. “Having evolved from being a model to a businesswoman, an activist, and a promoter of women’s rights, I greatly admire the sense of dedication and passion that emanates from all she does. She combines her strength of character and femininity in everything she pursues and does so with an incredible energy, lightness and love for what she believes in.”

The Chiuri-Kloss collaboration couldn’t have been a better fit. Speaking to Vogue UK in April, the designer expressed her thoughts on fashion being a dialogue and how Dior is a brand about female empowerment. “When I arrived, I decided to think about femininity in a way that is contemporary,” she said. “The women are different now.”

See more: You Have to See These New Photos From Karlie Kloss’s Wedding

Chiuri added in her modern flair to Kloss’s wedding day look all the way down to the shoes. In a third post, the account shared the first photo of Kloss’s wedding day shoes. The bride rocked a pair of pointy-toed sling back flats with the words “Dior J’Adior Karlie” embellished on the strap.

“It was a real closing-the-circle moment for Dior when #MariaGraziaChiuri designed the shoes for @KarlieKloss’ wedding,” the post read. “With their pointed cap toe, sheer inserts and flat-soled practicality, the highly feminine ‘J’Adior’ shoes were personalized with the name of the bride – who had coincidentally kicked off her modeling career at no other place than Dior!”

Talk about full circle.

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Fans Think Travis Scott’s Massive Flower Delivery to Kylie Jenner Was a Proposal

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On Tuesday night, Kylie Jenner took to social media to show off extravagant and opulent gift her boyfriend Travis Scott had surprised her with: decorating her home with an almost obscene number red roses and candles. While the sheer decadence of the gesture shouldn’t surprise us (this is a 21-year-old billionaire we’re talking about) fans were still suspicious about the timing and romantic nature of it all. Could this have been a proposal?

“Hell of a way to end the night,” Jenner captioned the video, referencing Scott’s song lyrics to make sure everyone knows who’s responsible for the incredible display. The video, which plays the actual song “Hell of a Night” in the background, shows Jenner’s entire entryway, living room and dining room covered in bouquets and candles. The display continued up the staircase and beyond.

In another video on Instagram stories the couple’s daughter’s foot can be spotted, confirming that yes, the little one knows just how romantic her dad can be. Even Kylie’s big sis Kendall was wow’ed by the set-up, commenting “JESUS” on the video. But none of this answers the big WHY question.

While yesterday was no average Tuesday—being the midterm elections and Jenner announcing the sale of Kylie Cosmetics in Ulta stores—it wasn’t a buy all the red roses in a 100 mile radius and fill your girlfriend’s home with them kind of Tuesday either. Fans took to the comments of the video to share their theories, many surrounding the idea that Scott finally proposed.

“So like, did she get engaged or was this just a typical Tuesday?” one commenter wrote.

Another tagged Scott in the comments asking where the engagement ring is. “@travisscott you really love Kylie where’s the ring for Kylie,” the user said.

Others speculated that baby number two might be on the way or Scott was just really proud of his girl for voting. Anything is possible, but given Scott’s track record, grand gestures are kind of his thing. Less than a month ago he surprised Jenner with another beautiful display of flowers, which the lip kit queen shared on Instagram thanking her “hubby.” She captioned the video, “Just because flowers are the best kind thank u hubby.”

See more: Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott Reportedly Want To Get Married

The way these two move, a proposal and wedding could have already happened. They hid their pregnancy until after Stormi was already born, so we wouldn’t put a secret marriage past them. Until there’s some kind of confirmation just try to not go green with jealousy over these random acts of romantic kindness.

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Boy Meets World's Danielle Fishel Marries Jensen Karp

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Topanga is married! Boy Meets World star Danielle Fishel is officially off the market after marrying Jensen Karp on Sunday.

The actress shared the good news on social media. On Instagram, she posted a romantic rooftop photo of her and her new husband with the caption, “Mr. & Mrs. Karp. Established 11/04/2018.” And on Twitter, she shared a similar shot writing, “That’s Mrs. Karp to you,” alongside a heart emoji.

Based on the wedding photos, taken by Jillian McQuerrey, the bride wore a short-sleeve lace wedding dress featuring an illusion neckline, and used Laurie Heaps and Julie Cuomo for her glam. The groom donned a “something blue” suit and a wildflower boutonniere. Karp also shared on Instagram just how excited he was about finally tying the knot. “Today I married my soulmate,” he wrote alongside a third wedding photo. “We were surrounded by family and friends, and it was the best day of my life. I also ate 3 donuts after dinner. Unrelated. @daniellefishel, I love you so much and thank you for giving me this smile.”

Karp also shared his new relationship status with his Twitter followers. “Big life moment happened on Sunday,” he wrote, sharing the same photo. “I am beyond thankful to have this angel by my side for the rest of our lives. @daniellefishel now has both my (heart emoji) and my last name.”

With only seven months to plan—the pair were engaged in March of this year—the newlyweds enlisted the help of professional planner Lisa Gaskarth from Union3 Event Productions for the occasion.

Actress Angela Trimbur—who has appeared in shows like The Good Place and New Girl —gave us a look inside Fishel and Karp’s wedding via Instagram. “I love weddings and consider attending one a very special honor!!!!” Trimbur wrote sharing a photo of her and her date. “Congrats @daniellefishel & @jensenclan88 everything was thoughtfully spesh, had a very Autumn feel to it as well, rare for L.A hearts.”

Trimbur shared more on her Instagram story of the couple’s decor. It seemed to consist of framed photos of the pair, vibrant greenery, and an all important doughnut bar. Fishel and Karp also provided some fun couple facts with their guests, via cocktail napkins, which Trimbur shared:

“1. They first met in ’95 at Calabasas High School but were only acquaintances. 2. They both like the thermostat set to 68 degrees. 3. Jerry Springer and Ricki Lake were technically present for their engagement. 4. Jensen has a fish tattoo to represent both of their aquatic last names. 5. They have a dog named Brunch and a cat named Bill. Brunch’s nickname is Bubalah and Bill’s is Fat Panther. 6. Pringles and Trolli sent them product after Danielle and Jensen commented on their social media pages. 7. They recently bought a home together, only blocks from where they were raised. 8. Their first major vacation together was to Thailand. They didn’t like it there. Don’t tell anyone.”

It’s clear this couple added a personal touch to their wedding day. Maybe Fishel’s pal Hailey Baldwin will take a cue from her. (Baldwin is the host of Drop the Mic, which Fishel’s now-husband produces.) Their connection sparked an unlikely friendship and the exchange of wedding ideas. Now that Fishel’s already been through it she will hopefully have lots of advice for the young couple.

See more: Can We Have a Sunday Wedding?

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Jessica Biel Almost Proved She Knows Justin Timberlake Better Than His BFF Jimmy Fallon Does

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Does Jimmy Fallon know Justin Timberlake better than his wife Jessica Biel? Not exactly, but Biel let her competitive streak get the best of her during a friendly game on The Tonight Show, ending in her walking off the stage sans wedding ring.

On Thursday, Timberlake went on his BFF Fallon’s talk show to promote his new book Hindsight. But since, according to E! News, he is suffering from bruised vocal chords, Timberlake brought his better half along to do the talking for him. For the occasion, the trio played a super intense game of the show’s “Best Friends Challenge” to see who really knows the singer better.

The first two questions were a win for wifey. Biel knew who her husband’s favorite rappers were—Ma$e and André 3000—and his drink of choice, a tequila mule. Fallon on the other hand answered with Run DMC and a gin & tonic, respectively.

“Of course I know this,” Biel said when Jimmy was in shock that she knew Timberlake’s favorite rappers. “Jimmy, why don’t you know this?”

The couple celebrated their sixth wedding anniversary last month and welcomed their first child into the world back in 2015, so it’s really no surprise to us that Biel might have the upper hand in this game. As for Fallon, he was shook, especially when he got his go-to cocktail wrong. “What is going on? What is a tequila mule?” Fallon exclaimed. “I thought gin and tonics. We drink gin and tonics. That’s what we drink, you don’t like it? You don’t like what I do for you? The beverages we make and have? That’s not fun for you?”

Biel then had to describe to Fallon what in-fact a tequila mule is. After listing off all the ingredients correctly her loving husband turned to her and mouthed the words, “I love you.” This is too cute, y’all.

Things really heated up for the final question: “What number am I thinking of between 1 and 5,000?” Miraculously, Fallon got the answer right with 4,297 while Biel was way off with 2,300.

A shocked and stunned Biel did not take it well. She gave her wedding ring to Fallon and walked off stage. “You know what guys, I’m done,” Biel said before leaving the bros with an air kiss, making her dramatic exit.

See more: Jessica Biel’s Secret to a Strong Marriage Is Straight Out of Relationship 101

Hopefully these two can work things out. All they have to do is remember their secret to marriage, which Biel revealed to Savannah Guthrie in August. “Definitely our work,” Biel said of what keeps them together. “We’re lucky enough to be able to go and stay in different places, live in different places while we work, and that’s definitely part of it. But, honestly, I just really feel like you have to work hard. That doesn’t change if you work at home or in an office or you’re on a tour, it doesn’t change, the work doesn’t change. The being devoted to the relationship is our biggest priority.”

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15 Wedding Hair Accessories You Haven't Seen Before

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Most brides want the main focus of their bridal look to be their wedding dress. That’s totally fair. But your other big-day accessories need some love, too! It would be a shame to put so much energy into the dress that you end up with capital-B-basic accessories, especially when it comes to your hair. With so many bridal beauty shots on the horizon, you’ll want a wedding hair accessory that can measure up to your dress and one that compliments your oh-so unique style. Luckily, whether you decide to wear your hair natural, straight, braided, or in an updo, there are unique wedding hair accessories to fit you to a tee.

Think beyond the traditional veil, flower crowns, and bedazzled barrettes, and opt for a chic and modern option your guests won’t see coming. From a tasseled headband to crystal hair slides and bold ponytail holders, here are 15 unique wedding hair accessories you haven’t seen before.

See more: 10 of Our Favorite Etsy Shops for Bridal Hair Accessories

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Prince Harry Just Shared the Cutest Photo of Meghan Markle and Her Bump!

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It looks like Prince Harry has taken on a new role as an Instagram husband! (Royals, they really are just like us.)

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s first royal tour as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex ended Wednesday, and the two took an adorable photo to commemorate the event.

On Thursday. the Kensington Royal Instagram account shared a photo of Markle presumably in Rotorua, New Zealand, the last stop on their schedule. In the pic—snapped by her royal hubby—the mama-to-be looks tiny next to the towering trees, but there’s one thing that’s definitely growing: her bump! The Duchess of Sussex is seen cradling her bump under a black puffer jacket that she borrowed from Prince Harry.

“Thank you New Zealand for the most wonderful last week of our tour,” the caption reads. “It has been a privilege to meet so many friendly Kiwis. Australia, Fiji, Tonga and NZ – we leave feeling inspired and reminded of how every single one of us can make a difference.”

The post ended with quote from Kate Sheppard: “The rain that refreshes the parched ground, is made up of single drops.”

Royals technically are not allowed to have personal Instagram accounts, but having the Kensington Palace account post your photo for you is one way to get around it. Markle, who deleted all her social media accounts back in 2017 when she got engaged, also used Prince Harry’s sneaky tactic to post one of her original photos a few days ago. Ahead of the Invictus Games closing ceremony, the Kensington Royal Twitter account posted a photo taken by Markle complete with photo credits.

This royal tour, which took the couple to Australia, Fiji, the Kingdom of Tonga, and New Zealand, has been a memorable one for the couple. It kicked off just days after the news of their pregnancy broke, and eyes haven’t been off them since. They’ve attended countless royal engagements, formal events and the all important Invictus Games.

At the opening ceremony of the 2018 Invictus Games, Prince Harry let it be known just how excited he his about his growing family. “First of all, thank you for the welcome you have given Meghan and I over the last few days,” he said. “I have been so proud to be able to introduce my wife to you and we have been so happy to be able to celebrate the personal joy of our newest addition with you all.”

See more: Prince Harry Already Has an Adorable Nickname for His and Meghan Markle’s Baby

While we couldn’t be happier for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, it does mean that we won’t get to see Markle stateside anytime soon. The couple has reportedly decided to push back their planned North American tour until after the baby arrives. TMZ reports that they have rescheduled for the fall, so Harry and Meghan stans still have something to look forward to. Hey, maybe they will bring the baby!

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Mindy Kaling Shares First Photo of Her Daughter on Halloween

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Mindy Kaling was so excited about her first Halloween as a mom that she finally shared a picture of her baby girl!

While it’s not that revealing—the photo is taken from behind—it is still the first glimpse we’ve got of little Katherine Swati. The sweet Instagram shows Kaling, dressed as mustard, helping 10-month-old Katherine stand up in her lion Halloween costume.

“Happy Halloween from this bottle of mustard and her little lion,” Kaling wrote in the caption alongside a heart, lion, and jack-o-lantern emoji.

Katherine is Kaling’s first child. In typical fashion for the actress, who is notoriously private about her dating life, she hasn’t shared much about her little bundle of joy. She has, however, spoken out about her life post-baby and being a working mom.

“You see all these photos of writers and you’re like, ‘Oh, there’s nobody with gray hair or anyone older than 40.’ And I’m 39, so that’s frightening, especially when you have a baby,” Kaling told People last month. “But what I’ve been noticing more and more is that there are more working women.”

She added, “I think that’s gonna be the next big push, actually, is making places so you can be a mom, have your kids, bring your kids to work if you need to,” continuing, “But I think it’s a tiny bit sexist as well, and people are worried that because you have kids you won’t be able to pay more attention … Any mother will tell you it makes you so razor-sharp focused on your career because you’re so worried about money.”

We can’t imagine anyone having a problem with little Katherine around at the office; her mom revealed she’s quite the professional. Apparently after a day of non-stop tears, Katherine was able to get it together for an important visit to Oprah Winfrey’s house.

See more: The Mindy Project’s Fortune Feimster Is Engaged—and Mindy Might Officiate

“She’d been really fussy, she’d been fussy the whole way,” Kaling told Ellen Degeneres in June. “And I’m like ‘Oh my God, am I going to be the person that brings a screaming baby into Oprah’s cathedral of beauty and art?’ And the minute we went in I was like, ‘Katherine, please. Please. You have no idea how high the stakes are right now.’ And we walked into the door and her eyes went wide, and she stopped crying like she knew she was in Oprah’s house. And then she was just like coyly smiling and being adorable for, like, the next four hours.”

Cue the coos. Hopefully this little glimpse means that a full selfie of Katherine is coming soon.

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Soccer Legend Rio Ferdinand Is Engaged to Kate Wright

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Goal! Rio Ferdinand and Kate Wright are engaged. The former soccer star and former reality star are ready to tie the knot after almost two years of dating.

Ferdinand posted a series of three photos on Instagram of the proposal, which took place during a family trip to Abu Dhabi. The photos show the now sports commentator popping the question on the helicopter pad of the The St. Regis Abu Dhabi as his three kids—Lorenz, Tate, and Tia—look on and eventually join the happy couple for a family hug.

“She said yes,” Ferdinand wrote in the caption, alongside an engagement ring and heart emoji. “How these 3 kids kept it a secret I’ll never know.”

Wright posted the same three photos as well with the caption, “The perfect end to our holiday … How could the answer not be yes.”

Wright was formerly a member of British reality show The Only Way Is Essex. She started dating Ferdinand, 39, in early 2017, according to the Daily Mail, just two years after Ferdinand lost his wife Rebecca Ellison to cancer.

Both Ferdinand and Wright have been open about their new life and what it means for the kids, who are from Ferdinand’s previous marriage. “My relationship with Kate has helped in that they have got a female in the house now,” he said.

Wright, 27, has definitely stepped into the parenting role. She told Daily Mail’s YOU magazine earlier this year that she’s loved Ferdinand’s kids from the moment she met them. “I fell in love with Rio, then I met the kids and fell in love with them,” she said. “I realised, ‘Wow, my life is going to change.’ I couldn’t be part of his life and not part of theirs.”

See more: This Couple Paused Their Wedding Ceremony to Watch a World Cup Game

While she admits that learning how to discipline the kids has been a bit of a learning curve, the kids seem to think she’s got this parenting thing down—so much that they even want her to have another baby. “’The kids would like a little brother or sister; they say, ‘I dreamt that you were pregnant,’” Wright revealed. “But right now we’re just happy with our little unit.”

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Rich Kids of Beverly Hills Star Roxy Sowlaty Is Engaged!

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Rich Kids of Beverly Hills Star Roxy Sowlaty got the surprise of a lifetime when her longtime boyfriend, Nicolas Bijan, shocked her with a proposal in Paris. That’s right, this reality star is officially an engaged woman!

Sowlaty was in the City of Lights for a girl’s trip, and while touring the famed Love Lock Bridge she was surprised by her now-fiancé. In a video Bijan posted to Instagram, he documents his time going through the airport and in the car on the way to meet Sowlaty. “I’m coming to surprise you,” Bijan said in the video. “You have no idea. Love you.”

The last part of the video shows Bijan getting on one knee and proposing to the reality star, who was in such shock she could only accept with a big hug and kiss. Bijan popped the question with a stunning 8-carat diamond sparkler so it’s safe to say her breath was taken away.

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The bride-to-be has already shared several black and white photos from her engagement to her Instagram feed, including how The Peninsula Paris decked out the couple’s suite with pink balloons, photos of the pair, flowers, chocolate, and champagne. Sowlaty also told her followers her engagement story on social media. “I just got engaged in Paris I thought I was going to get mugged and instead this gorgeous man surprised me on a bridge in my stupid red beret,” she said having some engagement outfit regrets.

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The TV star also couldn’t wrap up the day without thanking her new fiancé one more time. “Nicolas, thank you for making me feel like a princess everyday, but most especially yesterday and pulling off the most incredible surprise ever!!!!” she said. “I am so lucky to get to marry you and i’m so grateful you didn’t run away when you saw my leopard coat and red beret.”

See more: From Beyoncé to Elizabeth Taylor: 19 of the Most Expensive Celebrity Engagement Rings Ever

Luckily for Sowlaty, she had an all white outfit on hand to wear while celebrating the night away. According to a press release, Bijan and Sowlaty, who met in high school, have been dating since March 2015. With an elaborate and romantic engagement like this, we can’t wait to see what surprises they have in store for their wedding.

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Bob Saget and Kelly Rizzo Are Married!

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This Full House star is officially a married man again! Bob Saget married Kelly Rizzo, the blogger behind Eat Travel Rock, on Sunday.

Monday night, the 62-year-old actor posted a wedding photo to Instagram, taken by photographer Nicole Goddard, of he and his lovely bride. “Okay, so we went and did it,” Saget captioned the photo. “And damn are we happy.”

According to People, the two tied the knot at Shutters on the Beach in Santa Monica, California. The groom wore a simple black suit, while his bride shone in an long-sleeve illusion lace Pronovias gown. For accessories, Rizzo donned a simple pair of earrings and a classic white manicure.

Rizzo also shared a photo of herself and Saget, in which the couple pose between two huge floral arrangements of beautiful white blooms and greenery. In the caption, the 39-year-old TV host joked about their almost spooky nuptials date. “@bobsaget and I dressed up as a bride and groom for Halloween,” she said with bride and groom emojis. “Seriously though, best day of my life.”

It’s unclear if any of Saget’s Fuller House co-stars made it to the wedding, but the guest list still had a celebrity presence. Singer John Mayer reportedly pushed his Instagram live show back three hours to be in attendance. He later re-posted Saget’s Instagram to prove to fans he had a legitimate excuse for being late. “Like I said, I had a thing last night,” he wrote alongside the couple’s photo. “And what a beautiful thing it was. Congratulations Kelly and Bob!”

This is Saget’s second marriage. He shares three daughters with this ex-wife Sherri Kramer whom he split from in 1997. According to People, the comedian told Closer Weekly he didn’t know if he would find love again. “I didn’t think I’d have a relationship again,” he said. “I was kind of in that ‘just work, make people happy and take care of your kids until they’re 90’ mindset.”

That all apparently changed when he met Rizzo—Saget proposed last November, just two years after meeting his now wife.

“We were watching Stranger Things on the iPad,” Saget told People at the time. “And then I got up to go to the restroom, and I opened the safe and I took out a ring that I had been hiding for four days and I got on one knee. And she said ‘What are you doing?’ and she got very emotional and so did I.”

See more: All of the Celebrity Couples Who Have Tied the Knot in 2018…So Far!

Obviously, the proposal ended with a yes, and Saget went right into wedding planning. In April, Rizzo revealed her then fiancé was doing all the wedding prep. “I’m not doing anything. He’s doing everything,” she told Us Weekly. “The other day he goes, ‘Oh, honey, I paid the photographer.’ I’m like, ‘We have a photographer?’ Literally, I didn’t know. I’m like, ‘All right, cool.’ I’m, like, so anti-bride. I’ll just show up on the day-of in a dress. Just tell me where to be.”

And we can’t wait to see what Saget pulled off!

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The Photographer Who Captured That Viral Proposal in Yosemite National Park Finally Finds Mystery Couple

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If you’ve ever wondered how photographers capture those stunning viral proposal shots while still managing to stay hidden, one way to do it is not to plan at all. Enter Matthew Dippel, a photographer behind a recent viral proposal photo of a couple he’s never even met.

Dippel stumbled upon the romantic scene at Taft Point in Yosemite National Park. He perfectly captured the groom-to-be on one knee on the edge of a beautiful cliff, taking his now fiancée’s hand in his as the sun set behind the mountains surrounding them. Dippel tried to catch up with the couple to find out who they were, but didn’t have any luck. “I ran over there to try and find them, asked maybe 20 to 25 individuals and came up short,” Dippel told ABC News.

With no success, he eventually turned to social media to broaden his search. “Twitter help, idk who these two are but I hope this finds them,” he wrote alongside the photo on October 27. “I took this at Taft Point at Yosemite National Park, on October 6th, 2018.”

The image went viral within hours—it was retweeted over 165,000 times and shared on Facebook almost 20,500 times. And, finally, with the help of the internet, Dippel was able to find the couple 10 days later.

“UPDATE: I FOUND THEM,” Dippel shared on Twitter over the weekend. “Everyone meet Charlie and his fiancé Melissa the happy happy couple that was out on the point in my Taft Point Proposal. In short, I captured the second proposal, the more special and official one in Charlie’s words. Huge congratulations to you two. I wish I was able to meet you in person and hug you. I’m glad I finally found you to share this special moment with you, thanks for being so awesome, maybe one day we will finally meet in person!”

Charlie Bear came across the image naturally, by 2018 standards—scrolling through Instagram. He was looking for a friend’s photo on a local news station’s feed when he came across his own instead.

“Basically we went on a hike at Taft and I decided to surprise Melissa with a 2nd proposal, for personal/meaningful reasons,” he said to ABC News. “Since Melissa and I love to travel and hike and the outdoors I wanted to give her an epic proposal photo and that’s how it came about.”

See more: “Help! How Do I Make My Wedding Video Go Viral?”

On Bear’s Instagram you’ll find tons of nature-filled couple photos, including the original proposal, which happened on a snow covered mountain in Park City, Utah. He was able to add another cute pic to his feed with Dippel’s shot, along with a special thank you message. “It us!,” he captioned the viral image. “Huge thank you once again to Matthew for capturing this special moment and taking the time to track us down. Also, a big thanks to all of the media outlets and inter-webs for spreading the word and all of the positive well wishes. Success!”

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You Have To See These New Photos From Karlie Kloss’s Wedding

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Another one! Slowly but surely Karlie Kloss is giving her fans what they want—more photos from her super top-secret wedding!

The supermodel and entrepreneur surprised fans by marrying Joshua Kushner on October 18 after only a three-month engagement. She broke the news with a smiling photo of her and her new hubby, and since then, they have shared a few snaps from their big day. Friday, their week-and-a-day anniversary, Kloss posted her biggest collection of wedding photos yet and hit us with three new gems on Instagram.

The first photo is a shot of the couple sharing a kiss with the woodsy back drop of their upstate New York venue in the background. “Happily ever after…,” Kloss wrote in the caption. The photo showcases the back detail of her Dior long-sleeve lace wedding dress, which features a slight V at the back and beautiful button details.

Next, the model shared an all-important bridal beauty pic in black and white. The tight shot reveals Kloss’s flawless wedding day makeup, hair, and accessories. Before tying the knot she told Refinery29 about her bridal beauty plan. “I’m definitely somebody who opts for ‘less is more’ when it comes to beauty,” Kloss said. “I love a strong lip or a strong eye, but I would want to keep it more natural. For hair, an updo is pretty logical. Get it out the way, so you can dance and have a good time.”

Kloss’s final new photo revealed her bridesmaids. She chose her three sisters, Kimberly, Kristine and Kariann, to be a part of her “bride tribe,” as she referred to them in the caption with a kissy face emoji. Their mismatched dresses were in complimentary colors perfect for a fall wedding.

As time goes on, hopefully more information will come out about the intimate affair. Eighty guests reportedly attended the wedding, including fellow model Ashley Graham. “It was fantastic. She was so beautiful—and so happy,” Graham told Andy Cohen during a recent episode of his Sirius XM radio show, Andy Cohen Live.

Graham continued, “He’s so sweet and kind,” she said of Kushner, Kloss’s new husband. “They’re both just sweet, genuine, and kind people, and I’m so happy for both of them.”

See more: This Is Likely Why Taylor Swift Wasn’t at Karlie Kloss’s Wedding

The celebration didn’t end with the I do’s. The couple took a 48-hour minimoon to an undisclosed location afterward, and People reports they will have bigger bash in the spring.

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7 Fast-Acting Acne Spot Treatments For Wedding-Day Blemishes

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You’ve followed your pre-wedding beauty routine to the letter. You’ve done all the masks, seen your dermatologist, and drank plenty of water throughout the process, then BAM! You wake up on your wedding day and, alas, a pimple has popped up to walk with you down the aisle. A surprise blemish can happen to even the best of us. So, when you stock up on all your must-have skincare products, don’t forget to grab an acne spot treatment to combat any last-minute skin disasters.

If you awaken on the big day with a breakout, first and foremost, don’t stress. That will only worsen any blemishes! These fast-acting formulas work to fight whatever popped up overnight, reduce redness, decrease its size, and prevent scarring. From oils to acne dots, these products promise to get the job done—and just in the nick of time!

Here are seven acne spot treatments to have on hand in case of wedding-day blemishes.

See more: How to Beat Bacne in Time to Wear That Backless Wedding Dress

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'Bachelor In Paradise' Stars Jared Haibon and Ashley Iaconetti Reveal Their Wedding Officiant

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While many hoped that Bachelor host Chris Harrison would be tapped to officiate Jared Haibon and Ashley Iaconetti’s wedding, the Bachelor in Paradise couple just revealed they are going in a different direction.

Haibon took to Instagram Wednesday to share that fellow Paradise alum Tanner Tolbert will be doing the honors. Haibon and Iaconetti were on vacation in Puerto Rico with Tolbert, his wife Jade Roper and their daughter Emerson when they paused the fun to get some practice in for the nuptials.

“Dearly beloved, @tanner.tolbert is officiating our wedding in August 2019,” Haibon captioned a picture of himself and his bride-to-be standing across from each other as if they were at the altar. Tolbert stood behind them holding his hands together and pretending to read from them. “This is a preview of things to come.”

Tolbert confirmed the news on his own Instagram by sharing the same photo with the caption, “Who cries the most at their wedding? Jared, Ashley, or me???”

Tolbert might seem like a random choice, but who would be better to solidify their union than someone who really gets it? Tolbert got engaged to Roper on Bachelor in Paradise so they totally understand Haibon and Iaconetti’s romantic journey and admire their love. “We love you @ashley_iaconetti and @jaredhaibon!!” Roper wrote on Instagram last month. “You know we’ve been rooting for this relationship since we all became friends, and we are so excited for everything your future together holds! Also, Emmy says she’s expecting little friends to play with very soon!!”

Hopefully Iaconetti and Haibon are feeling a bit more relaxed after selecting their officiant and a wedding date of August 2019. When the couple first started planning they told Entertainment Tonight about how stressful the process was.

“It is crazy,” Iaconetti said. “It’s more stressful than we thought.”

Haibon added, “It’s a little surreal. It’s a little scary when you start to see the prices. You go wedding shopping and venue shopping and you’re like, ‘Oh my God, this is real and this is something we’re going to have to pay for,’ so it’s a little nerve wracking and super exciting.”

See more: Ashley Iaconetti and Jared Haibon Predict Who in Bachelor Nation Will Get the Drunkest at Their Wedding

One thing we imagine is still on their to-do list is deciding if their wedding will be televised. The couple has already expressed that they would love to do a TV wedding, but nothing has been confirmed yet.

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Actress Lauren Lapkus Is Married!

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Congratulations are in order for Orange Is The New Black actress Lauren Lapkus. She married Mike Castle on October 5 in a courthouse ceremony.

“We are so happy!” the Emmy-nominated actress told People. “The whole day was exactly what we wanted it to be: stress-free, romantic, and fun.”

For the intimate affair, the bride wore a high-low wedding dress with an beaded bodice and flutter sleeves. To accessorize, Lapkus rocked pearl-embellished sandals and carried a small bouquet of white flowers and greenery. The groom wore a navy blue suit and for photos, the couple posed with two big bouquets of pink balloons.

After the ceremony, Lapkus and Castle celebrated with a small dinner party. “We kept everything super simple by getting married at the courthouse and having an intimate dinner party after, with a truly breathtaking performance from our musician friend, Dan Mangan,” Lapkus said. “I am thrilled to be married to my best friend!”

Castle also couldn’t be more excited about his new wife. “I have never known anyone like Lauren, and getting to spend a whole day celebrating this feeling has been the best experience of my life,” he said. “Apparently my vows made our judge cry.”

This is Lapkus’ second marriage. She was previously married to actor Chris Alvarado from 2014 to 2016.

See more: What to Wear to Your Courthouse Wedding

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The Best Eyebrow Pencils for Brides Who Love Bold Brows

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Even the most blessed of brows can use a little enhancement on your wedding day. “Eyebrows frame the entire face and should never be neglected on a wedding day,” says makeup artist Erin Guth. Besides the necessary prep work (i.e. waxing, threading, or tweezing), investing in a product made to fill-in, define, and perfect your eyebrows is essential, and between classic eyebrow pencils, pomades, powders, and combination formulas, there are endless options on the market.

Guth warns against overly bold “Insta brows,” and recommends going for a product that delivers buildable color. For brides worried about keeping their look intact all day long, artist Ashlee Glazer recommends prepping the brows with translucent powder first to absorb oil and prevent sweat from breaking down brow products. She also suggests finishing your look with a gel (like Milk Makeup’s KUSH Fiber Brow Gel) to keep everything in place.

We talked to these makeup artists and more industry experts to find out exactly which brow products brides should turn to on their wedding day—and the results are in! Shop the best pro-recommended eyebrow pencils and products, below.

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MAC Veluxe Brow Liner

Makeup artist Jessica Shakir recommends MAC Veluxe Brow Liner to achieve soft, full brows. She first uses the double-ended pencil to shape and color the brow, then sets it with a tinted brow gel. The liner comes in 11 shades, so every bride, no matter her hair color, can find a just-right shade.

“The Veluxe Brow Liners are amazing to create soft diffused all-over-color for the brows, and when the point is kept sharp, it can be used to create defined strokes that mimic individual hair,” Shakir says. “The color options are amazing, especially for blondes and redheads which can sometimes be hard to match just right!”

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Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow Wiz

This wax formula is perfect for outlining and filling in the brows for an au naturale look that makeup artist Sofia Beskasnova loves. “It works like a magic,” she says. “This eyebrow pencil is very precise, helping me to fill in sparse areas and create natural looking define brows. My brides love natural-looking eyebrows that compliments their face without taking away from individual beauty.”

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Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow Powder Duo

For an even more filled-in look, artist Anna Breeding suggests this two-shade powder compact. “Using a powder helps to gently fill in the brows between the hair strokes you created,” she says. “It is softer than using something heavier like a pomade.”

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Damone Roberts Brow Pencils

If there is ever a day that long-lasting makeup is essential, it would be the day you say “I do.” For brows that won’t budge, look no further than Damone Roberts Brow Pencils, artist Carli L. Styles‘s go-to. “I love the pencils!” she says. “They have a semi wax finish that is long-lasting. The texture allows it to adhere to the brow hairs [and it’s] also really good for clients with no brow hairs.”

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Laura Geller Universal Brow Pencil

Another long-lasting formula is Laura Geller’s Universal Brow pencil. Ashlee Glazer loves it for its gel formula that adheres to skin. The one-stop-shop of brow pencils, it comes with a spoolie attached for convenient grooming and a detachable sharpener, so there’s no need to buy extra accessories.

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Hourglass Cosmetics Arch Brow Sculpting Eyebrow Pencil

Makeup artist Erin Guth is all about products that deliver buildable color, and this one definitely does the job. Its combination formula—powder, pencil, and wax—works to create a natural yet full look, a.k.a. the perfect wedding-worthy duo. “The triangular shape has a precise tip to draw in individual hairs and a flat edge that yields amplified color,” she explains. “Plus, the opposite end encloses a spoolie that can be used to blend the pigment and brush the brows into place.”

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Senna Cosmetics Brow Book

Used along with a precision brush, an eyebrow powder is the perfect way to achieve a naturally shaped brow. This Brow Book comes with nine matte shades and two highlighters, and the brand’s Brow Pro 40 brush makes it easy to apply. “The angled brush is firm and narrow, making it the perfect tool to apply the matte finish powder to a depth that suits you, while carefully enhancing your shape,” Guth says. “It also has a spoolie to brush the brows into place and diffuse the powder if you happen apply too much.”

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Diorshow Brow Styler Ultra-Fine Precision Brow Pencil

A favorite of makeup artist Emma Willis, and used at Dior fashion shows, this ultra-fine pencil is perfect for creating individual fine brow strokes. While the pencil comes in multiple hues, their universal shade promises to work for any hair color or skin tone. Hey, if it works on the runway, it will definitely hold up for a walk down the aisle.

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Kelley Baker Brows Brow Defining Pencil

This ultra fine pencil’s long-wear formula glides on flawlessly, creating clean, straight lines to define your brows. Willis recommends pairing it with one of their brow gels for the perfect finish. She says, “Kelley’s Brow Gels have super small, thin brushes ideal for adding a little extra color with precision, and will keep brows in place without overloading them!”

SHOP NOW: Kelley Baker Brows, $22

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Priyanka Chopra Shares What Her Wedding Day Bridal Style Will Be

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Priyanka Chopra already knows what her bridal style will be on her wedding day. The actress, who is in the middle of planning her wedding to Nick Jonas, talked to Entertainment Tonight about what her wedding dress might look like.

At the God’s Love We Deliver, Golden Heart Awards at Spring Studios in NYC on Tuesday, Chopra proved she is already thinking bridal in a something blue suede Michael Kors button-up dress. For her wedding, we imagine she might switch up the the color scheme but she promises to stay true to her personal style.

“I always believed that anything and everything that I wear, I have to be comfortable and cute,” Chopra told the entertainment magazine. “So it’s going to be cute and comfortable.”

Michael Kors himself was also at the event and said he has no doubts that the former Quantico star will not disappoint when it comes to her wedding-day look. “What I love about Priyanka, she’s smart, talented and beautiful and she knows what works on her,” the designer said. “So I know she’ll look her best self, which is what every bride should be.”

The dress could even reflect a mix of Eastern and Western styles as the couple hopes to blend both of their cultures together for the wedding. “The wedding is coming soon and they really want to blend wedding traditions from both of their cultures that are important to them,” a source told Us Weekly earlier this month. “Priyanka is having a really good time planning the wedding because it’s a mix of Indian and American styles and customs, which she knows so much about.”

The mother of the bride has also started planning and is excited about the traditional Indian wedding elements she hopes her daughter includes. “I haven’t forced any of my thoughts on her, but I definitely want a traditional Indian wedding,” Chopra’s mom, Madhu Chopra, said. “That’s my only wish. I started the roka with a puja, which is important for me. I’m a modern mother, but at heart, I’m quite conservative.”

Jonas’ future mother-in-law might have her wish come true as early as next year. “Priyanka and Nick are ready to tie the knot sooner than later,” a source told ET. “The couple has had an accelerated relationship, and is very comfortable with one another. Priyanka has already been planning the wedding for a couple of months now and is excited to call Nick her husband one day. Priyanka and Nick are on the same page about wanting to get married earlier rather than later, and are telling friends it will most likely be next year.”

See more: Priyanka Chopra Says She Dropped a “Hint” About Wanting a Tiffany & Co. Engagement Ring

Hopefully all of Jonas and Chopra’s celebrity friends will be able to attend. Chopra’s BFF Meghan Markle recently announced her pregnancy, which could affect her availability, but the former Miss World is still happy for her friend. Regarding the new royal baby Chopra told ET, “Yes, I am very excited about it too.”

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