From several thousand to several million dollars. That’s the price some stars have paid for their wedding dress. Check out the most expensive wedding outfits from Meghan Markle to Serena Williams to Amal Clooney.
The most beautiful day of your life… but also the most expensive. Some stars did not hesitate to spend generously on their wedding and especially on their wedding dress. Such is the case of Serena Williams, who married Alexis Ohanian in New Orleans in 2017 in a dress signed by Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen, estimated at $3.5 million. Just that. “When Anna Wintour asked me what I wanted to wear, I said, ‘A cape, I just want to wear a cape.’ She said to me, “So, Sarah Burton, with Alexander McQueen, is there for you,” Serena Williams said, not regretting her investment in any way: “Thank you Anna. Thank you Sarah I felt like a princess and a superhero at the same time. »
Lush wedding, expensive dress
Serena Williams isn’t the only one who has spent an exorbitant sum on her wedding dress. Mariah Carey paid $250,000 for the outfit she wore to her first wedding in 1993. Amal Alamuddin, meanwhile, paid $380,000 for the Oscar de la Renta dress she wore on the day she became Amal Clooney, while Kate Middleton’s wedding dress cost over £352,000 ($434,000). Significant budgets like their weddings. They all made it big: Kim Kardashian even said “yes” to Kanye West at the Palace of Versailles. After all, $500,000 for the dress she wore is nothing compared to what the ceremony must have cost.
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The most expensive wedding dresses of the stars in pictures
Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian said “Yes, I do” to New Orleans in November 2017.
For the occasion, Serena Williams wore a $3,500,000 Alexander McQueen dress.
Victoria Swarovski, daughter of Paul Swarovski, solemnly married the real estate agent Werner Mürz, who was twenty years her senior, in Italy in 2017.
Victoria Swarovski wore a crystal-encrusted Michael Cinco dress that was estimated at $1 million.
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West got married in 2014, first in Italy and then in France (at the Palace of Versailles).
During the celebrations, Kim Kardashian notably wore a $500,000 dress for Givenchy signed by Riccardo Tisci.
Kate Middleton married William in April 2011.
Kate Middleton wore a dress designed by Sarah Burton for the Alexander McQueen brand which was priced at $434,000.
Amal Alamuddin and George Clooney married in Venice in 2014.
The attorney wore a $380,000 Oscar de la Renta gown.
It was 2018 when Meghan Markle said “yes” to Harry in Windsor. For the ceremony, she wore a gown designed by Clare Waight Keller, then-Artistic Director of Givenchy, priced at $265,000.
In 1993, Mariah Carey married Tony Mottola, chairman of Sony Music. She then wore a Vera Wang dress that was estimated at $250,000.
In 2021, Ariana Grande married Dalton Gomez in an intimate ceremony.
The singer wore a $150,000 Vera Wang dress.