April 6, 2013 will always be one of the most unforgettable days in the lives of Internet retailing power couple JR and Loren Ridinger. It was on this day that their beautiful and talented daughter, Amber Ridinger, finally tied the knot with her long time sweetheart, R&B Gospel singer Duane McLaughlin. The fairytale inspired wedding was made possible by famous celebrity wedding planner, Preston Bailey, who did a fantastic job of creating a perfectly magical atmosphere for the couple as well as for 175 of their closest friends and family who were invited to this solemn affair. The extravagant masterpiece of an event was held at The Ritz-Carlton Dorado Beach in Puerto Rico.
The society wedding, aptly called DNA Royal Wedding was a celebration of love, happiness, and sheer elegance. The stunning bride, Amber Ridinger, displayed her great sense of fashion as she wore opulent and incredibly dazzling pieces from the house of Jacob & Co. Aside from being the sole daughter of Internet business tycoons, Amber is known to have recently presented her own line of cosmetics and skin care products too! The 20-year old socialite wore an exquisite, beautifully embellished gown from J’ Aton Couture. She then completed her ravishing gown with a custom-made blue-soled Christian Louboutin shoes that were inspired by the Cinderella slippers that was recently released by the famed shoe designer.
To complete her divine look, her beautifully ornate veil was matched with an awe-inspiring headpiece created by Jeweler to the Stars, Jacob Arabo. The double-stranded tiara is encrusted in sparkling diamonds of over 100 carats in various shapes and sizes. The headpiece features a marvelous 22 carat diamond at its center and is expertly set in fine platinum. The show-stopping headpiece, which can also be worn as a necklace, is valued at $16 million. Amber’s wedding band which features a diamond eternity design was also created by the world-famous jewelry designer. The groom on the other hand, looked dashing as he wore a Navy uniform that was originally his grandfather’s, the first ever African-American Navy Seal.
Hollywood actress Eva Longoria also attended the celebration. The 38-year old Desperate Housewives star shared the bride’s fondness for Jacob & Co. works of art. At the wedding, Eva looked glamorous as she wore a strappy blue dress accessorized with exotic gems designed by Jacob Arabo. She was spotted celebrating at the event with fellow celebrities Khloe Kardashian, Lala Anthony, and Jacob Arabo himself who attended the bash with his gorgeous wife, Angela.
The excellence of Jacob Arabo in the design of iconic luxury timepieces and one-of-a-kind jewelry collections is unrivaled for over twenty years now. His keen eye for the rarest cuts of diamonds and the most precious of gems enabled him to be the success that he is today. The high-design concepts and outstanding level of craftsmanship are legendary among high-profile personalities in the realms of entertainment, business, music, sports, and politics. Today, his masterpieces are being worn by the biggest names including Madonna, Rihanna, Justin Bieber, Jennifer Lawrence, Maksim Chmerkovskiy, and Maksim Chmerkovskiy to name a few.