October 23, 2011 12:49:42 GMT
The 29-year-old reality star swapped vows with 27-year-old teacher Stephen Stagliano in her home state of Georgia.
"The Bachelorette" star DeAnna Pappas finally ties the knot to a man of her choice. She married high school teacher Stephen Stagliano on Saturday, October 22 in Palmetto, Georgia.
According to People, the bride wore a "strapless Disney Bridal wedding gown with a birdcage veil and cowboy boots". An observer said, "They were giddy with excitement. She looked incredibly happy."
The couple later released a statement to Us Weekly, "We're so ecstatic to be husband and wife and we're thrilled to be sharing this day with all our family and friends."
DeAnna and Stephen met through his twin brother Michael who participated in the fifth season of "The Bachelorette". They were introduced to each other at a party in 2009. Stephen proposed to her in May last year.