Meals Community persona Ree Drummond opened up Monday about her daughter Alex’s wedding to Mauricio Scott, calling the night each “significant” and “memorable.”
“It was much more particular than any of us might have hoped for,” Drummond, 52, gushed on her web site, “The Pioneer Girl.”
The nuptials, which passed off Saturday on the household’s Oklahoma ranch, was a black-tie elective occasion that featured the mom of the bride in a gown by “Actual Housewives” favourite Jovani. As for her 23-year-old daughter, Alex chosen a lace Monique Lhuillier robe.
“The gown is easy, however the details are so female and exquisite,” Alex stated. “Most significantly, it was snug sufficient to put on all evening, and it twirls — which was nice for the dance flooring.”
The newlyweds opted to forgo a “first look,” with Scott seeing his blushing bride for the primary time on the precise ceremony.
“After I thought concerning the wedding day, that’s what imagined: my dad attending to stroll me down the aisle — particularly contemplating his accident and the whole lot that’s occurred recently — and seeing Mauricio for the primary time,” Alex stated.
In March, Alex’s father and Drummond’s husband, Ladd, was injured in a head-on truck crash close to the household’s ranch. Drummond’s nephew Caleb additionally sustained accidents within the scary incident.
Scott stated the choice to attend made the second “a lot extra particular.”
“Yeah, it made it somewhat tougher with footage. However actually, on the finish of the day, it’s extra concerning the which means of the second than the photographs,” he stated.
Alex and Scott stated their “I do’s” outside, with the couple writing one another intimate notes that served as “private vows.”
The newlyweds then gathered with family members throughout cocktail hour earlier than celebrating on the reception, which passed off underneath an open white-sail tent. The garden-like ambiance additionally included tentpoles coated in lattice with floral centerpieces positioned on every desk.
As for the evening’s menu, Drummond taste-tested the dishes that included a starter salad, steak and shrimp and sides of bacon mac and cheese, charred veggies, mashed potatoes and caramelized onions.
Groom Scott quipped, “If she says it’s good, we’re good.”
Visitors had been later handled to a six-tier cake crafted by the Oklahoma-based Amy Muffins that boasted edible lace in a nod to the bride’s apparel.
With a honeymoon within the Maldives up subsequent, Alex and Scott are wanting ahead to their subsequent chapter as huband and spouse in Dallas.
“It’ll be actually enjoyable to return dwelling to one another on the finish of the day and get to prepare dinner collectively and share meals collectively,” Alex stated.
The couple introduced their engagement in August 2020. They met throughout their freshman yr at Texas A&M College.