Contrary to tabloid reports, Nicole Richie and Joel Madden won't tie the knot anytime soon.
The pregnant socialite is said to have told friends she won't walk down the aisle a pregnant bride. "She said she doesn't want the baby to one day grow up and think she and Joel rushed to get married just because she got pregnant," a source close to Nicole tells E!
"She doesn't want to get married just to say she did it before the baby was born. She wants to do it on their own schedule. And it will be done because they are in love, not because they are up against some deadline," the source went on saying.
Just last week, it was reported that Nicole planning to rush down the aisle. She reportedly is keen to have a lavish wedding and "has a guest list of about 200 so far." Yet, the source claimed, "It sounded like it could be stressful pulling it all together so quickly. And Nicole said she just started thinking she'd like time to really enjoy planning her wedding."
Nicole was on July 27th pleaded guilty to charges of driving while intoxicated stemmed from her arrest for DUI on Dec. 11th. She was sentenced to four days in jail and has until September 28th to begin serving her sentence at the Los Angeles County jail, where best pal Paris Hilton completed her jail sentence.