Is A Wedding Dress Worth $100,000? You Won’t Believe What This Celebrity Wedding Dresses Cost
October 19th, 2016 | by Web Desk
Is A Wedding Dress Worth $100,000? You Won’t Believe What This Celebrity Wedding Dresses Cost !!
The average wedding cost in the United States is $26,645 USD. That is still a pretty hefty price to pay especially for couples that are just out of school, or just started working. The average wedding cost in the UK is 20,500 pounds, which is roughly the same as the States.
Wedding costs include the reception dinner, transportation to the venue, photographers, suits, wedding venue, decorations, flowers, but most importantly the bride’s wedding dress. Picking out a wedding dress is almost every young girl’s dream, and they are willing to spend a chunk of money for one that is perfect for them.
According to The Knot, the amount spent on wedding dresses has gone up in the past few years and the average bride spends approximately $1,281USD on their bridal gown. However, this is nothing compared to some of the most expensive wedding dresses ever purchased.
At rich people weddings, the price of the dress can skyrocket to a staggering amount that is incomprehensible for the average American or British Citizen. When budgets of some weddings reach over $1,000,000 the most expensive bridal gowns can be purchased.
Here are some of the most extravagant wedding gowns ever purchased, and it will leave you wondering: is a wedding dress really worth $100,000 ??
Late Princess Diana of Wales
First up we have the late Princess Diana of Wales, who married Prince Charles in 1981. This was one of the most talked about weddings of all time, and was televised live for the world to see. So obviously, Princess Diana wanted to pick out the best dress she could find.
After looking all over Europe, Princess Diana, at just 20 years old, picked out a gown designed by Elizabeth and David Emanuel. It was reportedly worth $12,000 (adjusted for inflation that is $31,000 in 2016)! It was definitely one of the most extravagant wedding gowns ever worn.
Victoria Beckham, legendary Spice Girl, got married to famous soccer player David Beckham in 1999. With two rich people putting on a wedding, the budget was through the roof, and she bought a custom Vera Wang dress worth an estimated $100,000. That is more than most people make in a year.
Another one of the most expensive wedding dresses is Nicole Richie, daughter of famous singer Lionel Richie. She married Joel Madden in 2010 and wore a beautiful $20,000 Marchesa gown.
Jessica Biel also wore one of the most expensive wedding gowns at her marriage to Justin Timberlake in 2012. Reportedly it was worth $100,000.
Kate Middleton, another Princess on this list, wore a dress designed by Sarah Burton, an English designer. It reportedly cost $400,000 and was absolutely stunning.
Amal Alamuddin, who got married to George Clooney in 2014, wore a dress designed by Oscar de la Renta, reportedly costing $380,000! She looked like Hollywood royalty next to George.
Last But Not Least Kim Kardashian
Kim Kardashian seems to be the Queen of extravagant wedding gowns, as she has had more than one. At her second wedding to Kris Humphries, in 2011, she wore three Vera Wang dresses, each costing $25,000. For her third wedding to Kanye West in 2014, she wore a Givenchy gown costing $400,000, making it one of the most expensive wedding gowns of all time.
So next time you are buying a wedding dress, or helping someone pick one out, know that even though it seems expensive you are not spending a fortune like some people.
The most expensive wedding dresses ever bought total over $1,000,000 and is that really worth it for something you will wear once ??
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