All eyes were on Song Hye Kyo and Song Joong Ki as they officially tied the knot today in a ceremony with friends and family. Fans have eagerly been keeping up with news related to the special event and have contributed to making the hashtag #SongSongCoupleWedding go viral and trend worldwide.
According to South Korean media Yonhap, about 300 guests had attended the wedding, which took place at The Shilla Hotel in Seoul. The guests included Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi as well as the cast of variety show “Running Man”.
Celebrity guests in attendance at their wedding included Lee Kwang Soo, Yoo Ah In, Park Bo Gum, Kim Ji Won, Yoo Jae Suk, Ji Suk Jin, Kim Jong Kook, Haha, Park Hyung Sik, Kim Min Suk, Cha Tae Hyun, So Ji Sub, Park Bo Young, Yoo Yeon Seok, Super Junior’s Donghae, 2PM’s Junho, SHINee’s Minho, Zhang Ziyi, Yoo Dong Geun, Jun In Hwa, Han Jae Suk, Park Sol Mi, Hwang Jung Min, Moon So Ri, Choi Ji Woo, Hong Kyung Min, Hyun Jyu Ni, Kim Soo Ahn, Go Chang Suk, Han Sang Jin, Son Chang Min, Lee Jung Hyun, Jung Seok Won, Kang Shin Il, Im Joo Hwan, Song Jong Ho, Kim Hee Sun, Lee Mi Yeon, Lee Seung Joon, Seo Jeong Yeon, Kim Je Dong, and more.
The after-party was held at the same venue, and saw live entertainment by singer Park Hyung-sik from South Korean group ZE:A and singer Ock Joo Hyun, who sang the song from Disney’s Aladdin soundtrack “A Whole New World”. The piano was played by popular actor Park Bo-gum, who is a close friend of Song Joong-ki.
The wedding invitation
The wedding invitation was a simple white card with a romantic quote saying, “Finally found the right person we have been waiting for a long time. Please come and share with us on this joyful day your wisdom and courage that you’ve learned along the journey of your life. Your enlightenment will guide us to walk through our own adventure.”
According to media reports, Song Hye-kyo wore a wedding gown by Dior. The dress appeared to be a piece from the French fashion brand’s Fall 2017 couture collection that was custom-made in white and with white lace added to the neckline. Here’s the original look of the dress:
The wedding ring looks very similar to one of those from the “Bee My Love” collection by French luxury brand “Chaumet”. See the similarities?