James Middleton and Alize Thevene
The younger brother of Kate and Pippa Middleton James has officially said goodbye to his bachelor status. Last Saturday, he married his beloved Alize Thevena.
The 34-year-old James shared the good news yesterday on his Instagram, posting a picture with his 31-year-old wife.
Mr. and Mrs. Middleton. Great Britain, France. Yesterday I married the love of my life surrounded by family, friends and of course a few dogs in the lovely village of Bormes-les-Mimosés. I cannot express how happy I am
– he wrote.
According to insiders, the guests included Kate Middleton and Prince William and their children, Pippa Middleton and her husband James Matthews with their son and daughter, the groom's parents Carol and Michael Middleton and his beloved dogs Luna and Mabel.
The couple planned to play the wedding in May last year, but due to the pandemic, they postponed the celebration.
The engagement was announced by James and Alize in 2019 a year after they met. According to James, he met his lover thanks to his dog Ella.
Ella and I were together at the South Kensington Club in Chelsea. Ella lay at my feet under the table. Realizing that she was thirsty, I allowed her to go to the bowl of water across the terrace. Nevertheless, she went straight to Alize. A little embarrassed, I went up to her to apologize and take the dog. But Alize thought I was a waiter and ordered her drink, continuing to stroke Ella. I didn't know it then, but I met my future wife, and all thanks to Ella. If I didn’t trust her, I wouldn’t bring her to the club and she wouldn’t greet the woman who became my fiancee,
– he shared on Twitter.
Despite the fact that the couple celebrated the wedding in the homeland of the bride in France, the couple will live in the UK, where they recently bought a house. Alize has been living in the UK for eight years. In London, she graduated from Queen Mary University of London with a degree in investment and finance.