Nicola Peltz and Brooklyn Beckham are asking for donations to Ukraine instead of gifts

Nicola Peltz and Brooklyn Beckham have broken their silence after their lavish wedding in Florida.

The couple exchanged vows at Nicolas billionaire father Nelson’s home worth $ 103 million (£ 79 million) in Palm Beach last Saturday at a $ 3.5 million (£ 2.67 million) wedding.

By sharing a photo of herself and her father, 79, during the big day, Nicola, 27, said she and Brooklyn, 23, are ‘devastated’ by the war in Ukraine and asked for donations to the charity CARE International to help emergency aid in the country, instead of wedding gifts from their guests.

Giver: Nicola Peltz and Brooklyn Beckham have broken their silence after their lavish wedding in Florida when the actress asked for donations to Ukraine instead of gifts

She went to Instagram Stories and wrote: ‘My dad talked about this at his wedding at our wedding.

“Me and Brooklyn are devastated by what’s going on in Ukraine and have asked for donations to CareOrg instead of wedding gifts. Everything helps.”

She also shared a link to the newlyweds’ fundraiser for fans who want to donate with guests.

Last month, it emerged that Brooklyn’s parents David and Victoria Beckham have pledged £ 1 million to provide immediate assistance to the people of Ukraine.

Support: Nicola, 27, said she and Brooklyn, 23, were 'devastated' by the war in Ukraine and asked for donations to charity CARE International to help emergency aid in the country instead of wedding gifts from their guests

Support: Nicola, 27, said she and Brooklyn, 23, were ‘devastated’ by the war in Ukraine and asked for donations to charity CARE International to help emergency aid in the country instead of wedding gifts from their guests

The retired footballer, 46, launched an emergency call through his UNICEF 7 fund to help provide support to children affected in the war-torn country.

And sources close to the couple revealed to MailOnline, David and Victoria have donated £ 1 million of their own money to the charity initiative.

Their friend said: ‘David and Victoria personally donated 1 million. GBP for the emergency call created through David’s dedicated 7 Fund for UNICEF. They wanted to do everything they could to help UNICEF in their work on the ground in Ukraine.

‘David has been a Goodwill Ambassador for 17 years, raising millions a year to support UNICEF and their work for children around the world.

“This is a complement to the projects he is funding under the umbrella of his 7 Funds, which aim to support children around the world, especially girls, who are realizing their potential.”

Beautiful: The couple exchanged vows at Nicola's billionaire father Nelson's $ 103 million (£ 79 million) home in Palm Beach last Saturday at a $ 3.5 million (£ 2.67 million) wedding

Beautiful: The couple exchanged vows at Nicola’s billionaire father Nelson’s $ 103 million (£ 79 million) home in Palm Beach last Saturday at a $ 3.5 million (£ 2.67 million) wedding

The bride was followed down the aisle by her father Nelson to a string orchestra playing Songbird.

Her new sister-in-law, 10-year-old Harper Beckham, was among the flower girls, and her bridesmaids wore dresses made by tailor Joel Diaz.

Brooklyn wore a Dior suit, and as a gift to her new husband, Nicola sewed a bespoke label into her outfit.

He added a diamond cross necklace from Anita Ko – a gift from his new in-laws.

After the ceremony, guests enjoyed cocktails adorned with white cherry blossoms while a jazz quartet played, Vogue reported.

A 12-man live band then took over the entertainment for the black-tie dinner hosted by ALR Music.

Dinner was served in a tent on the seafront, filled with spectacular floral arrangements from HMR Designs.

Beautiful!  As exclusively predicted by MailOnline, the couple married during a chuppah with a wreath in a traditional Jewish ceremony in honor of Nicola's Jewish heritage (the picture after they got engaged)

Beautiful! As exclusively predicted by MailOnline, the couple married during a chuppah with a wreath in a traditional Jewish ceremony in honor of Nicola’s Jewish heritage (the picture after they got engaged)

The team used garden roses layered with peonies, white ranunculus, spray roses and hydrangeas, Vogue said.

The groom’s father gave a speech in which he allegedly cried and had to ‘stop to breathe’. He called the heir apparent after billions of dollars ‘incredible’.

He ‘shed a tear’ while talking about ‘wanting to protect’ his first son after his birth in 1999, according to spectators.

A source told The Sun: ‘He said he slept on the hospital floor and kept the door closed because he would not let anyone in.

Loved up: The newlyweds then danced to Elvis' classic 'Only Fools Rush In', performed by South African ALR Music artist Lloyiso

Loved up: The newlyweds then danced to Elvis’ classic ‘Only Fools Rush In’, performed by South African ALR Music artist Lloyiso

‘David got a lump in his throat and had to stop and breathe to calm down, but it was a very sweet speech.’

He is believed to have added about Nicola: ‘We love you so much. We’re glad you’re part of the family. ‘

Brooklyn’s best men, his brothers Romeo, 19, and Cruz, 17, gave speeches.

The newlyweds then had their first dance to Elvis’ classic ‘Only Fools Rush In’, performed by South African ALR Music artist Lloyiso.

Guests including tennis legend Serena Williams, TV chef Gordon Ramsay and Desperate Housewives star Eva Longoria could be clearly seen enjoying cocktails.

Brooklyn and Nicola have both adopted Peltz as their middle names since their marriage – with the couple now known as Brooklyn and Nicola Peltz Beckham.

A timeline of Brooklyn Beckham and Nicola Peltz’s romance:

  • April 2017: The couple meet at the Coachella music festival after being introduced by a friend. At the time, Brooklyn was in a relationship with her ex-boyfriend Hana Cross
  • November 2019: Nicola and Brooklyn first announced their budding relationship in November 2019, when photos emerged of them hugging after attending a Halloween party together
  • January 2020: Nicola became Instagram official with their romance, posting a bedroom selfie in a bra with a shirtless Brooklyn in the foreground, the subtitle with a simple black heart
  • February 2020: Next month, they sat in the front row in coordinating outfits at the Saint Laurent show at Paris Fashion Week
  • March 2020: The couple moves into each other’s homes in the Beckhams family as the pandemic hits
  • July 2020: They were then engaged in July 2020, just eight months later, when Brooklyn courted a $ 325,000 emerald and diamond ring.
  • April 2022: They get married early in the evening at a $ 4 million Jewish ceremony at Nicola Peltz’s $ 103 million family property in Palm Beach, Florida

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