The Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton proved to be every bit as majestic, heartwarming and special as anticipated Friday morning.
Below, THG has compiled photos and video highlights from the adorable couple's nuptials and the events that followed this once-in-a-generation event.
Even after the vows were exchanged and the wedding dress was revealed, there was one magical moment royal watchers looked forward to the most:
Prince William and Duchess Catherine Middleton stepping onto the Buckingham Palace balcony for their first kiss as husband and wife. Watch it here ...
At 1:25 p.m. London time, the fairy tale moment unfolded. A crowd of thousands swarmed the landmark to catch a glimpse of the kiss in person.
After waving to the crowd, with beaming smiles, the pair shared and an embrace and a demure kiss while surrounded on all sides by their family.
With cheers raining down, Will and Kate went in for a second, longer kiss. Aww.
Click to enlarge tons of gorgeous Royal Wedding photos below ...