See Ashlee Simpson's Wedding Dress (and Her Afterparty Outfit Sketch - She Wore Pants!) Plus, Jessica Simpson's Matron of Honor Look (PHOTOS)

09/03/2014 at 01:09 PM ET

It was toddlers and tiaras on Ashlee Simpson‘s wedding day! The bride was accompanied by son Bronx, 5, as she walked down the aisle to new groom Evan Ross, while a similarly sparkly-tressed Jessica, 33, played matron of honor while daughter Maxwell, 2, and Ace, 1, served as flower girl and ring bearer. And both sisters were radiant in pristine white gowns as they waited for a sudden rain shower to pass during Ashlee’s Sunday nuptials.

Ashlee Simpson wedding photosPacific Coast News

Ashlee selected a long-sleeve lace crop top to go with her full lace skirt, both by Houghton Bride. She wore her ombré hair loose and wavy, accented with a super-romantic headband consisting of twisted chains and golden laurels, though she kept other jewelry to a minimum (though of course, her engagement ring was statement-making enough). And though no bride ever wants rain on her wedding day, the soggy ground gave Simpson an excuse to show off her shoes: A funky bohemian pair of sandals with gold leaf detail around the straps.

Ashlee Simpson wedding dress sketchesCourtesy Houghton

Even more surprising than the fact that Ashlee wore Houghton Bride’s pearl-embellished Aligote crop top over a Madonna bralet and lace Macabeau skirt with a high/low hemline (along with a lace-trimmed, scallop-edged veil)? The fact that she changed into a crop top pant suit for the reception. The outfit, also by Houghton Bride designer Katharine Polk, featured a three-quarter sleeve ivory top with wide-legged matching pants.

PHOTOS: See what your favorite stars wore last night!

Jessica Simpson bridesmaid photosPacific Coast News

All of the bridesmaids echoed Ashlee’s elegant, bohemian look, each wearing her own white gown with loose, wavy, jewel-adorned tresses. Jessica sported a lace-trimmed slinky white column dress and a Neil Lane tiara (worn upside down!) in her long blonde locks. And Lane gave us the scoop on the nearly 200-year-old bauble: “Jessica had considered wearing a diamond hair piece on her own wedding day and she adored this tiara at the time. She got the opportunity to wear it in Ashlee’s wedding! All good things come full circle, and I heard she was thrilled. With her blond hair and white tulle gown, it was the perfect delicate accessory with an elegant and subtle sparkle.”

The feel echoed Jessica’s own “ethereal” bridesmaids vibe from her wedding earlier this summer, with each girl wearing a true-to-her-own-style gown and messy-romantic dos. But the overall effect was definitively Ashlee — right down to the oh-so-stylish white-tux-clad groomsmen.

Do you love the vibe? Do you like the idea that each girl picks out her own dress? Tell us in the comments!

–Alex Apatoff, reporting by Elizabeth Leonard

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Lynne l on

Jessica looks pregnant again!!

LM on

I think both ladies look lovely. I think it’s a bad angle with Jessica/bump. Remember the Jennifer Anniston pic a week or so back where she looked 6 months pregnant but she’s really a twig? That happens.
Anyway, hope the couple work. They are both young so I hope they are wiling to invest time and hard work into their marriage.

maryann on

Hmm. NO! and NO!

Jo on

Jessica Simpson looks like she just climbed out of bed and threw on her dress. (Well from the way she talks about her boy toy husband she might have) And does anyone but me notice a little bouch around her midsection. Is she baking another kid or just woofing down the baked goods ? Either way she looks like anything but a woman going to a formal affair, let alone being part of it !

guest on

where’s the picture of the crop top? or this was just an excuse to talk about Jessica again?

Kim on

She made a beautiful bride. I do wish that you wouldn’t have posted a photo of her on her cell phone. I’m sure there were numerous other lovely shots to share.

Tess on

Sorry People, but you can’t tell anything about the bride’s dress from that picture.

Bill on

Can’t wait to see what she comes up with for wedding #3 !!!!!!

ImALadyToo on

They mention a crop top, but you can’t see it. Great journalism.

lightbrite on

The BRIDE choose the bridemaids dresses and she put them in white. Her wedding her choice..Chill with the grumpy face, its not a posed pic

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