As far as out-of-the-ordinary goes, giving your six under-14s free reign over your big-day dress design ranks pretty high on the have-to-be-a-special-kind-of-mum scale. That didn't stop Angelina, though – while her scoop-neck, ivory silk satin gown looked conventional from the front, she only needed make one U-turn to reveal something of a different story: a train and veil scattered with doodles mastered by the Jolie-Pitt brood, embroidered by Luigi Massi of Atelier Versace.
'Luigi is like family to me and I couldn’t imagine anyone else making this dress,' Jolie told People magazine. 'He knows and cares for the children and it was great fun putting it together.'
The pair said 'I do' at Château Miraval, their leased vineyard estate in France surrounded by 22 relatives and close friends.
Like any good celeb wedding, the snaps got us reminiscing - here are nine other famed brides who veered from the wedding dress norm: