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romance saturday: we heart gwen and gavin

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out of the limelight but still cool as ever, we are still obsessed with rocker chic couple Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale. we have been watching them for years, and love watching not only their sweetly romantic interactions, but also their awesome style evolution. gwen has always been the style maven, of course; from her red lips to her retro glam bleached blonde hair, she has always inspired us. in the 90s, as front-woman for No Doubt, she made Adidas track pants and crop tops chic; over the years she began introducing more femininity, while still keeping a sexy edge. plaids and florals, leather and bows; the girl has done it all, even wowing us in glamorous gowns that lent a princess vibe, but still managed to scream badass cool. all the while, Gavin has been at her side; as front-man of Bush, with his funky, highlighted waves and leather pants, and later on, in elegant suits on the red carpet, and still keeping his rocker vibe with a cool ponytail and cool tees and jackets.

(from left) a young gwen and gavin in 1998, the couple looking retro fabulous out on the town, perfectly coiffed and sweetly affectionate at an event, looking cool in their matching tee and sunglasses lookgwenstefani_gavinrossdale_throughtheyearsas one of our favorite down-to-earth but still absolutely fabulous hollywood couples, we were so excited when Gwen and Gavin got married on January 1, 2002. of course, we were completely excited about the long-time couple finally tying the knot, but more than that, all of of girls were dying to see the style-maker’s dress. we were sure she would go for something completely wild, unexpected, and amazing. we were not disappointed at all with what we saw her in. more tame than one would have expected, yet still amazing, her friend John Galliano struck a beautiful chord with a traditional Dior silhouette in a cinched waist and full, glamorous skirts, but took us to the wild side with a fierce pink ombre on the skirts of the white silk  gown. the unforgettable look was classic gwen cool in a ladylike presentation. the asymmetrical bodice also showed hints of pink in delicate bows at the sleeves. one more traditional cap sleeve on gwen’s left arm was offset by an off-the-shoulder look on the other. she wore a vintage lace-edged veil that completed the fairy princess look, yet her namesake blood red lips and bleached coif paired with the pop of bold pink kept the look funky, fresh, and all-around awesome. swoon!

(from left) the bride’s dramatic look on her way down the aisle, the perfect portrait on gwen and gavin sharing a newly married kissthe gorgeous and happy couple on their big day

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Author: erinlindsay

I'm cute and poetic, I create stuff, I am the shiznitt

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