ABC star Lara Spencer glows in sheer lace gown at intimate wedding for rarely-seen step-daughter – HELLO!

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Lara Spencer was in full doting step-mom mode over the weekend as she jetted off to Tennessee with her husband Richard McVey for a special family occasion.

The Good Morning America anchor, 54, and her MarketAxess CEO husband, 64, celebrated the wedding of Richard’s daughter with members of their family.

Richard is a dad to three grown daughters from his first marriage, although their names are not known. Lara is a mom as well to son Duff, 21, and daughter Katharine, 19.

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She was previously married to real estate broker David Haffenreffer from 2000-2015, with whom she shares her two children. Lara and Richard tied the knot in 2018.

Lara kicked off wedding weekend with a peek at the first night of affairs, posing for photos from a rooftop bar while dressed in leather, with skintight pants, a matching jacket, and turtleneck sweater.

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“Rick’s daughter’s wedding weekend – night one. Rooftop at the Thompson-Nashville,” she captioned her post, receiving a barrage of heart and flame emojis from fans.

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Lara and Richard from the latter’s daughter’s wedding

“A TN kinda night. Sunset Rehearsal dinner in Franklin, then off to Leiper’s Fork Distillery for an incredible country live music welcome/kickoff. #GandJ,” she wrote alongside a second post further into the proceedings.

This time, Lara was joined by Katharine at the affair, and she opted to switch up her look for a more Tennessee appropriate ensemble – an intricate knit knee-length dress with a large belt and a cowboy hat.

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Fans inundated the ABC News host with comments like: “Can you stop being so dang photogenic! You always brighten up my day,” and: “Looking beautiful…enjoy the adventure.”

Lara Spencer and husband Richard McVey from the latter's daughter's wedding, shared on Instagram© Instagram
They celebrated the special occasion in Tennessee

For the final set of photos, Lara looked drop-dead gorgeous in an opulent emerald green satin gown with a black semi-sheer lace underlay that cinched in at her waist.

She styled it with delicate touches of makeup and jewelry, accessorizing with a pair of large sunglasses to beat the Tennessee sun, while her husband looked quite smart in a classic tuxedo.

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Lara shared other photos of attendees at the wedding, including Richard with his college friends, some of the beautiful details from the venue, including an entire open-air space covered in twinkling lights, plus the touching father-daughter dance to cap it off.

Lara Spencer and daughter Katharine in a photo from husband Richard McVey's daughter's wedding, shared on Instagram© Instagram
Lara’s daughter Katharine, who is attending college close by at Vanderbilt University, was also in attendance

“A picture perfect day. The father of the bride beaming w pride; wonderful friends; college best friends giving a big O-H; the details and setting simply perfect; last minute notes before his toast; and a perfect 10 on the dancefloor,” Lara gushed.

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Her co-anchor Dr. Jennifer Ashton left a comment which read: “Congrats to RMV and all! Beautiful!” while fellow ABC colleague Deborah Roberts also deemed her “beautiful” with a few heart emojis.

Other followers left adoring responses like: “Congratulations!!! I love everything about this. The lights above the venue are beyond!!!” and: “Congratulations to the bride & groom. Love your gorgeous dress,” plus: “Congratulations all, pictures are gorgeous.”

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