Tara Lipinski is a married woman! The Olympic gold medalist tied the knot with her fiancé, Todd Kapostasy, in Charleston SC, on Saturday. Tara and her Fox sports producer husband first met two years ago when she presented him with an award at the Sports Emmys. Within months, they were engaged! “I feel so lucky that I get to spend the rest of my life loving my best friend and love of my life,” Tara wrote on Instagram at the time. With over a year to prepare for the big day, Tara made sure everything was perfect — from her dress to the food! Click through to find out more about Tara’s Charleston wedding!
Wedding festivities first began on Thursday, People reported, when Tara invited her guests to a pre-wedding party at Boone Hall Plantation in Mt. Pleasant, SC. Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds wed there in 2012.
On Saturday, guests headed to Middleton Plantation for the ceremony, where Tara walked down the aisle in a Reem Acra gown, which featured a 20-foot tulle skirt! Flower girls carried baskets made my Tara’s mom, Pat. Too cute!
Given the venue, Tara of course made sure her food had a Southern flair! The late night menu even featured chicken and waffles.
The guest list was a who’s who of the sports world. Bob Costas and Andrew Joyce reportedly attended, while Tara’s figure skating side kick, Johnny Weir, was a bridesman!
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