I am sure you are planning to look absolutely fabulous on your wedding day. Who doesn’t? Every woman dreams of looking her best when she exchanges the vows with the man of her dreams. While the entire event is important, and needs to be planned well, but the wedding gown is always at the center stage. What you are going to wear on the big day is always a very important decision.
Many would-be brides have gone traditional or opted for simplistic dresses, while others have flaunted daring, and even outrageous designs. I personally, would pick something that is very much me – from the fabric, design, and details. My choice is white, but many go for colored gowns too. Throughout history, many of them have spent a fortune on their wedding gowns to realize their dreams. It’s a personal choice.
Here are some of the most expensive wedding dresses ever.
The Imperial Pearl Syndicate Gown
This wedding dress dates back to the 1950s. It was made of the finest 27 pounds of silk and satin, which took 8 dress makers 2 months to craft. The dress also included an unbelievable 100,000 pearls to make it look more stunning. The estimated value of this dress is $100,000.
The Wedding Dress of Bach Ngoc Xiem Y
This stunning wedding dress was made for a woman of power, style, and wealth from Vietnam. Made with the finest quality silk and satin, you can actually see it on display at Hanoi’s Ruby Plaza. 100 rubies and 222 diamonds were added to the wedding gown for adding brilliance and an extra doze of sparkle. Estimated value – $117,000.
Peacock Wedding Dress
Veering out of tradition, this absolutely incredible wedding dress was designed by Vera Wong from more than 2000 male peacock feathers. It took 8 artisans a lot of hard work to stitch the feathers fully and make it ready for the aisle. Animal right activists were unhappy, but the dress was a spectacle to see. It was valued at $1.5 million.
The Wedding Dress of Mauro Adami
Mauro Adami, the renowned fashion designer created this dress from platinum elements. The best quality silk was sewn with threads of platinum, giving it a delicate metallic allure. A stunning neckline and handcrafted embroidery throughout the dress made this gown look even more beautiful. This wedding dress was valued at $372,564.
Yumi Katsura Gold Dress
Yumi Katsura, a fashion designer from Japan, crafted this dress from top material satin and silk, and also white gold. The gown also features hand-stitched zari embroidery and precious gemstones. 5 carat white gold diamond of rare stock and 1000 pearls were added to the dress. It also included 8.8 carat green diamond. The cost of this wedding dress was an impressive $ 8.5 million.
The Diamond Wedding Dress
Costing $12 million, this is the most expensive wedding dress ever. This dress was collaboration between jeweler Martin Katz and designer Renee Strauss. It features 150 carats of diamonds and the best fabrics. In 2016, the dress was on display at the Ritz-Carlton Marina del Ray. Its estimated value is a staggering $12 million.