June 28, 2009 09:00 AM by Britteny Elrick
Yesterday, as Hugh Hefner and fellow Girls Next DoorroommatesHolly Madison and Bridget Marquardt stood in attendance, Kendra Wilkinson married the man of her dreams. She and fiance Hank Baskett were married on the front lawn of Kendra’s old residence, the Playboy Mansion. Keep reading for all the lovey dovey details…
Before the ceremony, Kendra told Us Weekly, “I’m ready to marry the man of my dreams. He’s one in a million. I’m so lucky.” And it looks like her friendsfeel the same way. “Ever since Kendra got together with Hank, she’s grown so much as a person,” Madison told Us Weekly on Friday. “She became a nicer, more caring, well-rounded person.”
There were approximately 500 guestsin attendance for the nuptials. Although Kendra’s brother walked her down the aisleinstead of Hef, he was stilloverjoyed.”I could not be more delighted,” Hefner told E! News. “This is one of the happiest days in one of the happiest places on earth.”
“Watching Colin walk Kendra down the aisle was really emotional and beautiful,” the bride’s mom, Patty Wilkinson, said. “She looked breathtaking.” “It was a fairytale wedding,” Mary Wilkinson, Kendra’s grandmother, told E!
And as for the bridesmaids, they were quite overcome with emotion as well. “Holly cried like a faucet and I held back tears,” said Marquardt. “I’m usually the emotional one. The ceremony was short and sweet and bombarded by helicopters. [Kendra's] dress was like a princess and I’m going to catch the bouquet!” “It was awesome and the craziest reunion,” added Madison. “Seeing Hef and Mary again was great.”
All Kendra has mentioned of the honeymoon is that it’san island where they will”be able to walk around naked.”
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