January – Kellie Pickler in Badgley Mischka; Shania Twain in a gown from a Swiss boutique
March – Reese Witherspoon in pink Monique Lhuillier
May – model Lily Aldridge wed Kings of Leon rocker Caleb Followill in Vera Wang
April 29th – Kate Middleton wed Prince William in Alexander McQueen by Sarah Burton
April and May – Michael Bublé wed Luisana Lopilato in separate celebrations, in three different dresses, two of which were designed by Sylvie Burstin and Jorge Ibanez
May – Miranda Lambert wed Blake Shelton in her mother’s gown and a reception dress made by Vineyard by Priscilla of Boston, designed by Mark Bower
May – Sara Rue in Amsale
June – Dylan Lauren in a dress by her father; pregnant Lily Allen wore French designer Delphine Manivet and Chanel for her reception (not shown); Princess Nathalie zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg wore Henrik Hviid
June – America Ferrera in Christos
July – Abbey Clancy wed footballer/soccer player Peter Crouch in bespoke Giles Deacon; model Anja Rubik in Emilio Pucci by Peter Dundas; Zara Phillips, daughter of Princess Anne, wore Stewart Parvin to wed Mike Tindall
July – Charlene Wittstock wed Prince Albert of Monaco in Chanel and Giorgio Armani
August – supermodel Kate Moss wed Jamie Hince in a gown made by John Galliano; director Sofia Coppola in a mauve dress by Azzedine Alaia; Princess Sophie of Isenburg in Wolfgang Joop; model Josephine de la Baume wed Mark Ronson in Zac Posen (also shown above in black and white)
August – Kim Kardashian began her 72 day marriage with three Vera Wang gowns
September – Lauren Bush wed David Lauren in a gown designed by the groom’s father; Molly Sims in Marchesa
November - Joanna Hillman, senior fashion market editor at Harper's Bazaar US, in vintage Rochas
I’m sure I missed a few, but those are the major celebrity and royal weddings of 2011.
If I had to chose a favourite, it would have to be Kate Middleton’s McQueen dress.
Do you have a favourite bride or dress?