“They worked nonstop to make sure the tiniest details were perfectly taken care of, for a total of 1,500 hours,” designer Donatella Versace told The couple began dating in 2015, revealed their engagement in December 2016, and exchanged vows less than three months after the birth of their first child together, who was born on September 1st.
Williams’ wedding dress was no doubt a design she’s been dreaming about for a long time.
“It’s that same negative attitude I have on the court sometimes. No one talks about the low moments — the pressure you feel, the incredible letdown every time you hear the baby cry. Or I’ll get angry about the crying, then sad about being angry, and then guilty, like, ‘Why do I feel so sad when I have a beautiful baby?
’ The emotions are insane.” Despite a rough start, the four-time Olympic gold medalist has nothing but love for Alexis Jr., whom she calls Olympia (the baby’s middle name) while Ohanian prefers Junior.
Ohanian and Williams' two-month-old daughter, Alexis, was in attendance, along with close friends and family — including Serena's sister, Venus.
The nuptials came nearly a year after the couple annouced their engagement, in December 2016, and two years after they began dating.
In September 2016, the champion athlete launched her third Signature Statement collection for HSN, and told PEOPLE that her passion for clothing is something that sparked during her childhood. My mom taught me when I was young,” she told PEOPLE at the time. Then, when I finished high school, I went to fashion school.” Williams attended the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale like her older sister Venus, 36, and the sisters continue to help each other with their designs.
Ohanian first made his fortune after selling Reddit to Condé Nast when he was just 23 years old.The next day, Williams felt short of breath and assumed she was having a pulmonary embolism because of her history with blood clots. Williams’ C-section wound popped open and doctors found that a large hematoma had flooded her abdomen.She underwent a CT scan and several small clots were found in her lungs. When she finally returned home after several surgeries, she was unable to get out of bed for six weeks. After getting engaged in December 2016, and welcoming their daughter Olympia Ohanian Jr.The 36-year-old tennis pro said in the magazine’s February 2018 issue that she had an easy pregnancy, but had to undergo an emergency C-section due to her baby girl’s low heart rate during contractions. The six days that followed were even more harrowing.