The power couple, Ivanka Trump & Jared Kushner, got married at Trump National Golf Club on October 25, 2009 in Bedminster, New Jersey, in front of 500 of their friends and family members. Many celebrity guest were invited to their private Jewish ceremony such as Regis Philbin, Natalie Portman, Barbara Walters, Russell Crowe.
Ivanka Trump & Jared Kushner released few photos of their wedding and they kept most of the details private. They spent most of the night dancing with the other in their wedding party. Donald Trump offered a simple toast to the couple:
“Be happy and enjoy your life.”
Ivanka’s wedding cake was designed by Sylvia Weinstock who is also popular for her extraordinary cake designs.
"It was 70 inches on the table with about 13 layers. Each layer was ringed with flowers. We had lisianthus, roses, peonies, Lilies of the Valley, baby’s breath – all in the coloring of whites, creams, pinks ivory and flush tones. As varied as the sugar decor was the flavor of the cake. They had several flavors. They had chocolate, carrot, almond and yellow cake all in the multiple layered cake. They had some 500 people so they wanted a variety.” said Weinstock.
Ivanka Trump’s wedding dress was the sophisticated Vera Wang custom gown with the layers of Chantilly and Lyon lace which gave her the classic bridal look which was inspired by Grace Kelly. It’s estimated cost was $50,000. The reason behind choosing this gown was of the traditional bridal look and comfort. She wanted to dance all night on her wedding day. Ivanka’s Sister Tiffany Trump and all the bridesmaid were glittering and dressed in the beautiful gown designed by Carolina Herrera.
"He put so much time and effort into designing the most perfect ring for me!" Ivanka Trump told.The Jewelry that Ivanka used in her wedding was from Ivanka Trump Fine Jewelry which is her own collection. She was shining with mixed-cut platinum cluster earrings, art deco link diamond estate bracelet, and mixed-cut diamond hair piece worth $130,000, $90,000 and $45,000 respectively.
Guests reportedly received gift bags with wine, pretzels, peaches, and a special note from the happy couple. Not only that, the couple also gave a their guests a book in Hebrew and a pair of small flip-flops with the tag: “Ivanka and Jared—what a pair.” Putting even Cinderella’s fairy godmother to shame, Ivanka designed custom-made Havaianas slippers as a party favor for her guests. The crystal white Havaianas flip-flops have the names “Jared” and “Ivanka” stamped in cursive letters on the soles of the sandals. The pairs Ivanka designed for her bridesmaids and her mom, Ivana, on the other hand, were embellished with glittering Swarovski crystals.
While they married in October, the couple waited until December to take their honeymoon in Africa. Ivanka initially tweeted about their delayed flight, but soon enough she was gushing about their safari.
“Our first day of safari and we’ve already spotted 2 lionesses, 10 hippos, 3 rhinos, 3 giraffes and a group of baboons!” she tweeted.“What an adventure!” She also shared a honeymoon photo of a vineyard.