By Leah Ornstein – Radar Style & Beauty Editor
2011 was the year of the bikini bride, as some of the sexiest stars in Hollywood were taken off the market. As part of our year-end ON YOUR RADAR feature, RadarOnline.com is honoring the 10 sexiest brides of 2011 by stripping them down into barely there bikinis!
Commoner Kate Middleton transformed into royalty in front of the entire world, when she traded vows with Prince William in the wedding of the decade! But before she became Catherine Duchess of Cambridge, she was simply one of Britain’s most bombshell bikini babes.
Kim Kardashian enjoyed 72 days of marital bliss with NBA player Kris Humphries. By the time the hot-bodied star was done promoting her uber-expensive wedding and honeymoon, she was ready to file for divorce.
Courtney Stodden was definitely one of the most talked-about brides of the year! Only 16-years-old when she wed 51-year-old Green Mile star Doug Hutchison, she continued to keep everyone’s attention by wearing the sexiest swimsuits possible all over the place.
LeAnn Rimes added Cibrian to her Twitter profile name in April 2011, when she walked down the aisle with Brandi Glanville’s ex-husband Eddie Cibrian. Though she was a beautiful bride, it was her honeymoon photos that really heated things up!
America’s Sweetheart Reese Witherspoon became a bride for the second time when she married Jim Toth at her Ojai ranch, while Vanessa Minnillo finally made things official with her beau of several years Nick Lachey.
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