There is no sign of a barbie, but LOTS of tan, tulle and tiaras: Australian DJ ties the knot in Sydney in a Big Fat Gypsy Wedding live on air
12:07 GMT, 31 August 2012
Big Fat Gyspy Weddings are famed for their elaborate colourful meringue dresses, lavish receptions and wild perma-tanned party-goers.
And one Sydney-based radio DJ pulled out all the stops to celebrate her wedding in true traveller style live on air.
Wearing a huge pink princess dress for her big day, Jackie O, real name Jacqueline Henderson, arrived at the wedding in a horse drawn pumpkin carriage and gave a running commentary with fellow DJ Kyle Sandilands, who was also the best man, on their Adelaide morning show The Kyle and Jackie O show.
For all ears: Jackie O and her husband Lee Henderson from Sydney wed each other live on air in a true big fat gypsy wedding
But the host was left with a face to match her bridesmaid's luminous pink attire after taking a tumble as she walked down the aisle.
Catching her towering heels in the trail of her dress, she slumped to the ground before being hauled to her feet by members of the audience.
at the alter she exchanged pre-written vows, scripted by colleagues at
the radio station, to fits of laughter from the crowd.
Turning to his bride groom Lee
Henderson said: 'I, Lee, once again promise to take you, Jackie, to be
my wife no matter what size you are.
matter how bad your fake tan gets and no matter how bad it makes you
smell and despite the damage it does to our sheets. I will love you.'
Jokes all round: The couple recited the pre-scripted vows which caused laughter in the crowds
A true traveller: Jackie O pulled out all the stops and looked super glamorous in her huge pink wedding dress with sparkling crown, some guests didn't make as much effort in the footwear department
Pretty in pink: The bridesmaids looked equally glamorous in their shocking pink dresses with blinging stiletto heels
And Jackie O replied with her comic vows referring to private jokes about her husband's bedroom antics
She added: 'I will accept you are our kiddies favourite parent and that you will always be smarter than me.
though this is my third time at the alter, I once again promise to
forsake others even women for as long as we both shall live.'
pair then popped huge, elaborate pink wedding rings on each others
fingers before 'kissing and grinding' each other in front of the raucous
So in love: The couple wed amidst pink balloons live on radio in front of a raucous crowd