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    Jessica and Cody say ‘I do’

    Jessica Mapel and Cody Helgeson tie the knot on TODAY. Check out the magical moments from their wedding day.

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    The rehearsal -

    Seven weeks ago TODAY show viewers chose Arizona steakhouse employees Jessica Mapel, age 23 and Cody Helgeson, age 22 as the couple to be wed on TODAY, with a wedding planned by Martha Stewart. Viewers chose everything from the rings to the wedding dress, cake and honeymoon. Watch their wedding day unfold, starting with this rehearsal photo and culminating with the grand finale celebration at Tiffany's, with photographs by celebrity wedding photographer Denis Reggie.
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    His wedding 'do -

    Groom-to-be Cody Hegelson takes a break for hair and makeup as he prepares for his wedding debut.
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    Beaming bride -

    Bride-to-be Jessica Mapel prepares for her TODAY wedding debut.
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    A final spritz -

    Cody gets some final tweaks to his hair before making his way to the TODAY plaza.
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    A toast with the girls -

    Jessica's bridal party makes a toast to the bride and groom as the girls get ready for the big day.
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    Gearing up the groom -

    Cody's groomsmen help him put the finishing touches on his wedding-day look.
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    Race to the altar -

    Jessica and her wedding-day helpers scurry up to the Plaza for the balmy, October ceremony.
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    The crowd looks on -

    Friends and family watch as Jessica and Cody say 'I do' on a balmy, October wedding day in New York City.
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    Ringbearer smiles -

    Cole Tyler Helgeson, Cody's nephew and one of the ringbearers, shares a gleeful grin.
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    Loving embrace -

    Cody takes his cue to "kiss the bride."
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    The newlyweds -

    Jessica and Cody skip down the aisle ready for the festivities ahead!
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    Greeting the crowd -

    Cody and Jessica say "hi" to TODAY fans gathered at Rockefeller Plaza in New York City.
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    Honeymoon revealed -

    Jessica and Cody find out the viewers selected a honeymoon trip to the Seychelles.
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    Off to Tiffany -

    Jessica and Cody hop a cab to their wedding breakfast reception at the famed jewelers on Fifth Avenue in New York City.
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    A glowing flower girl -

    Jessica's niece, Paige Noelle Hurley, age 2, and her sister and matron of honor, Buffi Hurley, share a smile with the crowd.
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    The 'blue' carpet -

    The cameras followed Jessica and Cody as they made their way to the reception at Tiffany's on Fifth Avenue in New York City.
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    Arm in arm -

    The happy couple makes their way as husband and wife into their wedding reception at Tiffany's in New York City. Here you can also see some of the detail in Jessica's De Beers diamond wedding band, chosen by the TODAY viewers.
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    A toast to the bride and groom -

    Matt Lauer, Meredith Vieira and Martha Stewart share a special toast with the newlyweds.
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    Let them eat cake! -

    Wedding guests were ready to dig into this Sylvia Weinstock four-tier masterpiece.
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    Preparing for the feast -

    Martha Stewart and the team at Tiffany's designed tables with floral centerpieces that were a true feast for the eyes.
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    Beauty in the details -

    A close-up view of the exquisite embroidery and hand beading on Jessica's Reem Acra wedding gown.
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    The first dance -

    Jessica and Cody take to the dance floor for their first time as husband and wife.
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    Proud parents -

    Cody's mom and dad, Sue and Forrest Helgeson, share a special moment on the dance floor.
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    A toast to remember -

    Cody's brother and best man, Ryan, shares a tearful toast with their dad Forrest.
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    A hug for mom -

    Jessica and her mom Terri Mapel share a special moment at the reception.
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    Cute as can be -

    Jessica is truly a beaming bride as she poses for this photo with her matron of honor and bridesmaids.
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