Danielle Brooks married Dennis Gelin in a lavish ceremony in Miami,Florida on the Alfred DuPont Constructing. she shared on Instagram on Jan. 13. For the event, the Orange Is the New Black star wore bridal gowns by two designers who share a personal connection to her: Christian Siriano and Alonuko.
Danielleshared all the details from her fairytale wedding which included two gorgeous gowns, and her and Dennis‘s daughter, Freeya, as the flower girl.“I’z married now! ,” Daniellecaptioned the first slideshow of images from her pretty ceremony.
“I always knew I was going to have two dresses,” she shared with the mag. “We thought it would be best to do a first look reveal so that we could go ahead with bridal party pictures and not hold up our guests after the ceremony. I decided to wear Christian Siriano for the reveal. We have been friends ever since my career first began.”
Daniellecompleted her look with Chanelearringand Ninashoes. Denniswore a suit from Garcon Couture. “I knew I wanted her one of a kind, flesh-toned mesh with custom embroidery and a big huge skirt. Wearing her dress made me want to get married every day, I loved it so much.”
For her second ceremonial look, Danielle went with a Black designer.“I feel like when it comes to the wedding process, Black creatives aren’t highlighted enough. Alonukogave me the dress of my dreams. She flew all the way from London to make sure it arrived,” she recalled.