Right here comes the bride! Actual Housewives of Potomac star Candiace Dillard is formally married, Us Weekly can verify.
The previous Miss United States stated her “I dos” to boyfriend and restauranteur Chris Bassett on Saturday, August 11, in a lavish ceremony that rang in round $200,000, a supply tells Us Weekly.
Bravo reviews that the bride wore a Karen Sabag robe down the aisle after viewers witnessed her looking for marriage ceremony attire on the present.
The ceremony, which a supply tells Us was taped for The Actual Housewives, was reportedly held within the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C. in entrance of roughly 260 company.
Dillard, 31, spoke to the challenges of planning the visitor checklist to The Each day Dish in June. “The visitor checklist is essentially the most traumatic half,” she stated on the time. “I at all times knew that, for me, planning a marriage could be difficult due to my blended household and [being] raised by a dad and a stepdad and a mother who have been instrumental in creating this magical particular person you see earlier than you now … It’s simply been troublesome to determine how greatest to do this and never make anybody really feel like they’re not essential.”
The TV persona now has her personal blended household, having change into an official stepmom to Bassett’s three kids from two prior relationships.
“As soon as I knew that I used to be in love with Chris, I simply liked his children; it was simply form of computerized. They’re an extension of him, and since they’re an extension of him, they’re an extension of me,” she informed The Each day Dish in Might. “And when, if and when, [I have] a toddler, I need for my organic kids and my ‘bonus kids’ to have a particular bond and a relationship, so I really feel prefer it simply type of labored out.”
The fact star and Bassett first met when the 2 have been working at a restaurant collectively. He proposed in Might 2017.