Princess Maxima was married to Prince Willem-Alexander on Feb. 2, 2002, in Amsterdam. Her long-sleeved ivory gown was designed by Valentino and had a train inset with embroidered flowers. Her veil also had a floral design and measured 16 feet -- as long as her train. Her tiara was perhaps the most special part of her wedding-day ensemble. The base was from a tiara worn by Queen Emma, and the stars that adorned it were adapted from one worn by Queen Emma's daughter, Queen Wilhelmina.
TLC Takeaway: Mix and match accessories to create a custom look for your big day. Try wearing multiple necklaces or stacking bracelets for a layered effect. Or, make a one-of-a-kind accessory by pinning your grandmother's cameo brooch and a swatch of lace from your mother's veil in your hair.