Ciara Princess Harris and Russell Carrington Wilson were married on the 6th of July, 2016 at the enchanting and prestigious Peckforton Castle in the heart of Cheshire, United Kingdom. The spectacular ceremony took place before a private and intimate group of family and friends.
Mrs. Wilson’s extraordinary one-of-a kind custom wedding gown is “Cavalli Couture” designed in Milan by the and only Mr. Peter Dundas himself. Her timeless and Iconic dress required multiple fittings to make sure every detail was perfectly placed. Ciara and Giuseppe Zanotti personally designed the beautiful shoes for the occasion.
Mr. Wilson’s suit was personally handcrafted in Milan by the world renowned Italian designer Giorgio Armani. Armani customized a “little man suit” for Ciara’s son, Future Zahir as well as one for Ciara’s father, Carlton Harris. The entire groomsmen party also looked sharp in their Armani style.
Mrs. Wilson was officially given-away by her father, Carlton Harris while her mother, Jackie Harris, and Mr. Wilson’s mother, Tammy Wilson looked on. The Matron of Honor is Yolonda Fredrick-Thompson and the Best Man is Scott Pickett.
The eight (8) Bridesmaids (alphabetically) are: Lala Anthony, Erica Ashe, Jamaica Craft, Hanna Isaksson, Kelly Rowland, Sabena Toor, Anna Wilson (Russell’s sister).
The eight (8) groomsmen (alphabetically) are: Kenny Dichter, Jimmy Graham, Cole Hawthorne, Matthew Rodgers, Mark Rodgers, Robert Turbin and Harry Wilson (Russell’s brother).
The wedding officiant: Pastor Judah Smith from The City Church in Seattle & LA.
Ring Bearer: Future Zahir
Flower girl: Gracie Wilson
The music from Marvin Sapp filled the air during the ceremony with a special repertoire selected by the couple.
Following the storybook nuptials, the bride and groom and guests danced the night away to the hit music from the legendary band, Earth, Wind & Fire personally introduced by the newlyweds. The music continued until the early dawn with DJ Nabs.
The wedding and reception was organized by world renowned celebrity planner, Mindy Weiss.
The medieval Peckforton Castle was completed in 1851 on the top of Peckforton Hills and has been rewarded by the English Heritage.
Russell & Ciara Wilson