THE big wedding story of the week this week is that Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have finally tied the knot. You can’t move among the magazines and sofa TV shows this week without seeing pictures of Angelina Jolie’s stunning Versace wedding dress , complete with embroidered drawings from her five children; Maddox (13), Pax (10), Zahara (9), Shiloh (8) and twins Knox and Vivienne (6).
While some people prefer not to have children at weddings at all, others believe a wedding would not be the same without them. Certainly, cute bridesmaids, flower girls and pageboys have been a central part of weddings for centuries. Having a special, family day was at the centre of Brad and Angelina’s wedding plans. Jolie is reported to have explained that she wanted the children to be part of every element of the wedding to represent the way the family live together. As well as their role in designing the wedding dress, the children played a huge part in the other main centre piece of the wedding by choosing the wedding catering.
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