Angelina Jolie’s wedding gown celebrated family. Donatella Versace designed the custom silk satin gown for Jolie’s wedding Aug. 23 to longtime partner Brad Pitt. The gown was gathered at the bust and featured an elongated train, with both the train and veil featuring embroidered copies of drawings by Jolie and Pitt’s children, according to a news release from Atelier Versace.
Today’s diet news says cut carbs and increase fats to lose weight. A major new study financed by the Institutes of Health compared a group told to eat a carb-based diet with one on a protein-and-fat-based diet (no transfats allowed), and the latter lost more weight while seeing improvements in inflammation markers, triglyceride levels and HDL (“good”) cholesterol. There was no calorie limit or change in exercise level. [New York Times]
Ashlee Simpson, Gabrielle Union and Jenny McCarthy all got married over the weekend. For her wedding to Donnie Wahlberg, McCarthy chose an elegant Ines Di Santo strapless gown with a deep sweetheart cut at the bodice and floral detail at the hip. [People]
Union and Dwyane Wade’s wedding had a black-and-white theme, with the bride wearing a white custom Dennis Basso gown and tiered veil. [Us Weekly]
And Simpson reportedly wore a boho white lace ensemble with a Neil Lane jeweled headband to wed Evan Ross, in a wedding officiated by his mom, former Supremes frontwoman Diana Ross. [Hollywood Life]
Longtime Burberry models Kate Moss and Cara Delevingne appear together for the first time in a Burberry campaign for the new fragrance My Burberry, which launches Tuesday, Burberry announced via news release.
Yves Carcelle, the Louis Vuitton executive who greatly expanded the luxury brand and for several years was head of the fashion division of luxury conglomerate LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, died Sunday at age 66 in Paris. [New York Times]