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Def Leppard Green Wedding

Def Leppard’s Phil Collen has eco-friendly wedding.

Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen got married this weekend in an environmentally friendly ceremony and reception. Collen married costume designer Helen L. Simmons, and celebrated the event with an organic vegetarian and vegan menu. Additionally, the couple opted out of paper invitations, sending invites via e-mail. Collen is a long-time vegetarian—he’s been meat-free for 27 years. Regarding the planning of the event, the couple said, “since it’s a natural part of our lifestyle to respect the environment, everything flowed pretty naturally.”

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