Following their glamorous low-key wedding, Blake Shelton reveals he and his new wife, Gwen Stefani, decided to opt for a simple honeymoon. Based on Blake’s description, the vacation was absolutely adorable.
While chatting with SiriusXM The Highway host Storme Warren, Blake Shelton states that the couple decided to stay home in Oklahoma instead of opting for the usual destination honeymoon. “Since she’s spending more time in Oklahoma, she’s realizing that agriculture part of Oklahoma and things that you can do,” he explains.
Also discussing Gwen’s passion outside of music, Blake Shelton reveals that the signer loves flowers. “This [past] spring, we went and planted like, a few acres of just zinnias. And so, she’s in absolute heaven with that. She wouldn’t have wanted to leave anyway.”
Blake Shelton then adds that Gwen can literally just walk outside and stand in acres of flowers. “And [what she loves, I do too. It’s cool.”
Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton were reportedly married on July 3rd. The couple hosted 40 friends and family at Blake’s ranch in Oklahoma. Months leading up to the event, the country singer had a chapel built on his property to make the ceremony “feel like home.”
Besides Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani, celebrities who attended the special event were Jimmy Fallon and Carson Daly, who actually officiated the ceremony.
Gwen Stefani Shares Details About Her and Blake’s Wedding Day
During a recent interview with Jade Iovine on the Tell Me About It With Jade Iovine podcast, Gwen Stefani shares some details about her and Blake Shelton’s wedding day. “It was beyond what I thought it was gonna be,” Stefani gushes.
While discussing her dress, Gwen Stefani states, “I tried on one dress and I was like, ‘I don’t know, that didn’t feel right. Then I tried another [dress] on and it was like, ‘Awww, that’s the one.’”
Gwen Stefani further explains that her wedding dress experience was like Say Yes to the Dress and she just went with it. The pop star ended up purchasing a custom Vera Wang for her ceremony dress while rocking a custom lily-white Italian silk crepe and hand tumbled tulle strapless mini dress for the reception.
She then shares her thoughts about Blake Shelton. “That man is the same guy you see, no matter who he’s with, what he’s doing,” Gwen says.
Carson Daly Talks Officiating Gwen and Blake Shelton’s Wedding Ceremony
Days after Blake and Gwen’s wedding, Carson Daly discussed the couple’s intimate ceremony. “It was incredible to be part of such an important moment in their lives,” Daly states. He also describes the wedding ceremony as perfectly them.
“The whole weekend and the marriage itself. It was as elegant and refined and cool as Gwen is. And it was as country and down-home and fun as Blake is.”