November 5, 2022
Celebrity weddings always look so glamorous, and it’s hard not to feel a twinge of jealousy when we see another lavish event in the news. But the truth is, celebrity weddings are often very different from the average bride’s budget. Fortunately, there are plenty of ways to get the celebrity look without breaking the bank.
About the Happy Couple: Josh Duhamel & Audra Mari
Josh Duhamel and Audra Mari met in March 2019 after being introduced by a mutual friend. The couple became engaged in January after Duhamel popped the question to Mari during a beach proposal on her 28th birthday. The couple met in Los Angeles but are both from the same hometown of Fargo, North Dakota, where they decided to get married. The couple said “I do” on September 10th, 2022, following a nine-month engagement.
About Audra Mari’s Wedding Day Looks
The dress by the Australian designer has long sleeves and a full skirt with a train. But while the dress looks rather simple from a distance, up close, you can see the beaded floral appliqués along the neckline and around the waist. The dress also featured a thigh-high slit and a scarf collar.
Audra’s wedding rehearsal dinner dress is a custom Anne Barge gown designed by Creative Director, Shawne Jacobs, especially for this memorable night. It is a one-shoulder dress with a blouson cuffed sleeve and fitted trumpet skirt. Made of silk and jacquard, the floral gown was a perfect fit for Audra.
Perfectly designed for Audra’s festivities, the reception party dress is a custom Anne Barge style. The spaghetti strap dress has a demi corset bodice with French Chantilly lace appliqued over the bodice. The Chantilly lace mini skirt is detailed with beautiful ivory plum feathers.
How to Get Audra Mari’s Wedding Look for Less
Many celebrities choose to wear designer gowns that can cost tens of thousands of dollars. However, there are plenty of beautiful (and affordable) wedding dresses available on the market. Check out these gorgeous styles to give you Audra Mari’s bridal style on a budget that you can afford!
Long Sleeve Satin Wedding Dress
David’s Bridal • $899
A full-skirt satin gown with a lace-appliqued bodice makes for a simple, elegant gown. The dress features long illusion sleeves, a plunging neckline, and a waistband hand-beaded with over 2,000 beads. Audra wore a full-skirt gown to add drama for the ceremony.
Lola satin structured Wedding Dress
Asos • $332
This gown shows a sweetheart neckline, off-the-shoulder style paired with long sleeves. This gown and Audra’s gown have the high slit and long train in common. The satin fabric gives movement.
Georgette V-Neck Wedding Dress
David’s Bridal • $250
Perfect for the boho bride, this V-neck wedding dress is crafted of georgette, which feels soft against the skin and drapes elegantly on the body. Audra’s gown was a v-neck style adding room for her scarf collar. An empire waist lends the gown an effortless look.
White Maxi One-Shoulder Dress
Lulus • $40
Crepe knit shapes this dress with a unique one-shoulder neckline that flows into a single long sleeve. Asymmetrical seaming accents the fitted bodice atop a full maxi skirt. The one-shoulder style was worn by Audra for her rehearsal dinner.
One-Shoulder Long Sleeve Satin Gown
Nordstrom • $398
A classic one-shoulder style stays stylishly on point by adding a puff to the shoulder of the single, zip-cuffed sleeve. The subtle mermaid look gives shape to the gown, flattering the body. The mermaid style is worn by Audra for her reception dinner.
Puff One Shoulder Side Split Maxi Dress
Boohoo • $34
Adding a fun element to the gown, this one-shoulder look with a short puff sleeve gives drama to a classic dress style. Audra decided to keep her look classic A high slit with ruching at the waist, as well as the shoulder.
Pearl Embellished Cami Dress
ASOS • $200
A dress detailed in beaded tassels with a faux feather hem can be the look for the reception dress, like it was for Audra. The crossover straps give support while adding more elements to an exciting minidress.
Classic Black Suit
Suit Shop • $199
A crisp black suit that can be worn post-wedding. It is sure to set a bold backdrop and make any accent colors pop. Josh wore his unbuttoned, which is an option for this suit. The two options for the suit are slim fit and modern fit, catering to all body types.
Athletic Fit Stretch Suit
State And Liberty • $585
A timeless look is what Josh strived for during the ceremony, being similar to this one. This black stretch suit is crafted from a performance fabric blend that is stretchy while still providing a professional appearance.
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