The Heat baller gave the star a stunning 8.5-carat cushion-cut diamond ring. " PHOTOS: Celebrity Brides Who Didn’t Wear White Wade, 32, proposed to Union, 41, in December 2013, after dating for four years.The bride wore a custom Dennis Basso gown from Kleinfeld Bridal. Every aspect — aspects I didn't even know went into wedding planning — he is on. "She makes my eyes sparkle," Wade told Oprah Winfrey on in July 2012.Celebrities in attendance included Miami Heat player Chris Bosh and his wife Adrienne, filmmaker Will Packer, Portland Trail Blazers player Dorell Wright and his wife Mia, PHOTOS: Celebrity Weddings 2014 Many of the details for the big day were decided by the groom, Union revealed to Ellen De Generes this past February. "The biggest time she makes my eyes sparkle is when [my son] Zaire comes home and homework is a little hard that day, so he's stressing, and she goes to the table with him and she sits down until he gets it.If there’s one thing you need to know about Gabrielle Union, it’s that she’s a self-made woman—always has been, always will be.And though she’s been a Hollywood star for a while now, she has never forgotten how to hustle.
The athlete called the child "a blessing," and Union said the time apart helped her see their relationship in a different light.
"Bottom line: If an issue's a deal breaker, it's a deal breaker.
If your relationship isn't something you're willing to give up and you can compromise, do so."This is the second marriage for both.
They're pretty awesome, I'm lucky." On her college football memories, Union reflected, "In my family if you couldn’t talk Cornhusker football – that means knowing the black shirt defense, knowing the I-back formation – then you don’t get to have an opinion.
When I first toured the Nebraska campus and I saw Turner Gill walk, I freaked out.