What 30 Celebrities Wore to Attend Other People's Weddings

"Not here to upstage the bride, but..."

It's always risky inviting a high-profile celebrity to your wedding (even if you're one yourself), when there's the chance your big day will be overshadowed by their presence (remember that Justin Timberlake/*NSYNC snub?). But when it does happen, it's usually the best kind of spectacle. Ahead, 30 celebrity wedding guests trying their best to be low-key or the opposite—being extra fabulous—because they can't help it.

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Mariah Carey

Because no one wants to tell Mariah Carey she can't wear white at their wedding.

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Chrissy Teigen

Prayers for whoever had to walk down the aisle with Chrissy Teigen casually slaying in the audience. 

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Rihanna

One of these things is not like the others. 

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Rihanna

Let's take a second look. 

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Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga in a very atypical Grecian bridesmaid dress.

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Jenna Lyons

A look that almost (almost) threatened to upstage Solange's all-white wedding. 

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David and Victoria Beckham

Ever the dapper gent and lady at the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton. 

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Emily Blunt

When you're attending the black-tie wedding of Amal and George Clooney, one does not simply show up in an average frock. 

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Kanye and Kim Kardashian West

Nothing to see here...

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Elle Macpherson

Elle Macpherson wearing paparazzi-repellent shades at her arrival at a Miami wedding. 

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Charlotte Casiraghi

Definitely what we would wear to a wedding if we had Chanel on speed-dial. 

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Kate Middleton

Having a royal attend your wedding is basically a sure-fire way to make sure everyone else on your list is RSVP'ing "Yes." The words "Hats strongly encouraged" were somewhere there in the fine print, too. 

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John Galliano

We would expect no less from John Galliano attending a wedding. 

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Keith Richards

Still the same Keith Richards ( 👋 ever-present bandanna) but with a suit on. 

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Lenny Kravitz

Cosplaying as Zorro at the wedding of his friend Barbara Becker. 

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Naomi Campbell

Whoever said you can't wear gothic black to a wedding? 

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Madonna

Madge giving off major Cruella deVille vibes at this New York Public Library wedding. 

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Tina Fey

Liz Lemon spotted before heading to Alec Baldwin's wedding. 

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Joan Rivers

At the wedding of Howard Stern and Beth Ostrosky. 

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Ciara

Casual wedding vibes at the wedding of La La and Carmelo Anthony. 

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Naomi Campbell

Looking like actual royalty at the royal wedding of Prince Albert II of Monaco. 

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Kate Moss and her daughter Lila

When in doubt, the most glamorous cover-up is a full-on fur coat. 

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Cindy Crawford

Attending George and Amal Clooney's wedding. 

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David and Victoria Beckham

Subtlety is overrated, TBH. 

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Brooke Shields

In crimson velvet at the wedding of Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise. 

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Anna Wintour

In a glam feathery shrug and her signature shades at George and Amal Clooney's wedding. 

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Jessica Alba and Cash Warren

In black-tie get-ups at the wedding of Eva Langoria and Tony Parker. 

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Hillary Clinton

Still rocking the jewel tones even when off-duty. 

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Will and Jada-Pinkett Smith.

Matching to a tee while attending the nuptials of Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise. 

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