Simone Biles says she was 'nervous' about sporting a ball robe for her marriage ceremony as a result of she's so petite

  • Simone Biles and Jonathan Owens received married in Cabo, Mexico on Saturday.
  • Biles wore a semi-sheer Galia Lahav gown with a corset bodice.
  • Biles and Owens legally received married in a courthouse ceremony earlier than their vacation spot marriage ceremony.

Simone Biles and Jonathan Owens received married on Saturday, three years after they met.

Biles, 26, and Owens, 27, met on Raya in 2020, and the NFL star proposed to the Olympian on Valentine’s Day 2021, as Biles instructed Vogue.

The outlet reported the couple had a vacation spot marriage ceremony in Cabo, Mexico, with 144 friends. Carena Trampe of Amy Abbott Occasions deliberate the occasion, and Stanlo Pictures documented it. 

Biles wore a ball robe from Galia Lahav, which wasn’t her authentic plan, although she knew she wished a Galia Lahav gown earlier than she began purchasing for a robe.

The robe’s sheer, corset bodice had uncovered boning and floral-trimmed straps, and it spilled right into a full skirt with floral appliqué. A floor-length veil accomplished Biles’ bridal look.

As Biles instructed Vogue at her remaining becoming for the gown, she did not anticipate falling in love with the ball robe.

“I went with my intestine feeling and what I felt essentially the most stunning in,” Biles instructed Vogue. “I really received a gown that I initially mentioned I would not like.”

“I used to be nervous about having a ball robe as a result of I am so petite — however it works excellent,” she went on to inform Vogue, including that the slit within the robe’s skirt made a distinction in how she felt within the robe.

“The leg slit was very essential,” she mentioned. “It was so as to add, in my head, extra size to my physique. I believe that is precisely how brides are presupposed to really feel: luxurious, stunning, sort of on high of the world.”

Biles wore two different Galia Lahav robes all through her marriage ceremony day: a customized model of the Maya gown for the primary a part of her reception, and a customized model of the model’s sparkly A-line gown, the G-502.

Forward of their vacation spot celebration, Biles and Owens legally received married at a Houston courthouse. However, Biles nonetheless instructed Vogue she was nervous earlier than she walked down the aisle, however these emotions melted away when she noticed Owens ready for her.

“Seeing Jonathan on the altar was a dream. Our friends have been cheering for everybody. I used to be shocked by the love within the air. The ceremony was so stunning and dreamy,” she instructed Vogue.