32 Celebrity Wedding Dresses That Top The Best-Ever List
Those celebrity brides sure know how to wow their family and friends when they take a trip down the aisle to exchange vows with their life partners. From Kate Middleton’s tasteful lace to Amal Clooney’s dreamy dress, whose wedding dress wins your heart? Now, prepare to appreciate the jaw-dropping extravagance and breathtaking beauty of the best-dressed celebrity brides ever!
1. Diana, the Princess of Wales
One of the “Most Influential British Royal Wedding Dresses of All Time” was worn by Diana at her wedding to Charles, Prince of Wales on July 29, 1981. This ivory silk taffeta and antique lace gown with super-long train and tulle veil was valued £151,000 back then, making it one of the most luxurious wedding dresses in history. Now, feel free to admire Lady Diana’s incomparable gorgeousness!
2. Meghan Markle
When Meghan said “I do” to Prince Harry at their royal wedding, she wore a Givenchy dress featuring an open bateau neckline, three-quarter length sleeves, and five-meter long veil. The gown gracefully framed the shoulders and highlighted the slender waist of the Duchess of Sussex.
3. Kate Middleton
We can never get enough of the royal family, especially when it comes to royal weddings. Kate Middleton hasn’t disappointed us since her wedding to Prince William on April 29, 2011. The Duchess of Cambridge in an Alexander McQueen hand-cut lace dress was nothing but elegant and regal that day.
4. Kim Kardashian
On her lavish May 2014 wedding to Kanye West, Kim chose a Givenchy Haute Couture gown. The dress featured long lace sleeves, a mermaid silhouette, illusion cutouts at the waist, and a cathedral-length veil. All went well on her extremely extravagant wedding day.
5. Kate Upton
During her Tuscan nuptials to Justin Verlander, Kate Upton wore a Valentino white gown with sheer lace sleeves, and she chose a “naked dress” for the wedding after-party, provoking a red-hot reaction from her husband! If you are as daring as Kate, try this sultry style!
6. Kaley Cuoco
The Big Bang Theory actor recently married professional equestrian Karl Cook. At the intimate wedding ceremony, Kaley wore a white lace dress with a cape by Reem Acra and later changed into a lace Tadashi Shoji jumpsuit. Lace party for the happy couple! Congrats!
7. Megan Fox
On a hot Hawaiian beach, nothing is more suitable than the light chiffon Armani Prive gown worn by Megan Fox at her wedding to Brian Austin back in 2010. The long veil was floating in the ocean breeze, and Fox skipped shoes to wander on the sandy beach like a beaming elf, really showing off her impeccable natural charm!
8. Giovanna Battaglia
At her wedding to the real estate tycoon Oscar Engelbert in Capri, Italy, Giovanna Battaglia, Italian stylist and fashion editor who is also tall, dark, and beautiful, wore four gorgeous dresses from incredible designers Alexander McQueen, Azzedine Alaia, Prada and Maison Valentino. Yeah, we are not jealous, at all.
9. Isabeli Fontana
Instead of a traditional wedding gown, the Brazilian supermodel wore a custom bikini swimsuit and an embroidered tulle overdress at her wedding ceremony on a private beach. The dress fully brought out her bikini-clad body. Chic and refreshing.
10. Allison Williams
The Girls actress married Ricky Van Veen in September 2015 in a custom Oscar de la Renta dress covered with lace and finished with sheer sleeves because she is “always cold”. She intended to keep the wedding private and personal, and it turned out to be exactly what she was expecting. Still, the pictures she posted can give us a glimpse of her romantic, stunning wedding gown!
11. Amal Clooney
For a romantic and elegant wedding to George Clooney, Amal turned to Oscar de la Renta for her dream dress. The classic off-the-shoulder gown costing $380,000 is one of the most expensive wedding dresses of all time, making the couple’s big day even better.
12. Nicky Hilton
The billionaire heiress graced the aisle wearing a $77,000 Valentino wedding gown when she married James Rothschild. Nicky made a stunning bride in this chic dress, manifesting simplicity and glamour in every possible way!
13. Keira Knightley
No doubt that we adore Keira for her personal style, but her wardrobe always surprises us. She re-wore a pale pink tulle knee-length Chanel dress that she had worn twice before - the most important gown of her life - to her wedding. Keira once revealed to the media that she chose the dress because she knew it’s going to leave her a lovely memory as it did before. So adorable!
14. Angelina Jolie
If anyone can wear a wedding dress covered in children’s doodles, then it’s Angelina Jolie! Her unique gown was created by an intimate family friend Luigi Massi and featured a bodice with thin straps, a ruched bust, with a plain waist and a flowing, full skirt. As a dearest mom, she also had her children’s drawings hand-sewn onto the back of the dress and the full-length veil. Extremely inspired!
15. Miranda Kerr
For her perfect wedding to Evan Spiegel, the world’s most recognizable model appealed to Dior for her dress. Finally, she wore a full-skirted satin gown embroidered with flowers and was paired with a pearl-encrusted headpiece on her magical day.
16. Nikki Reed
The Twilight girl wore a gorgeous lace wedding gown when she married The Vampire Diaries star Ian Somerhalder in 2015. The custom-made Claire Pettibone white gown had three-quarter-length sleeves and a lace-edged tulle layer to the back of the skirt. Simple, yet stunning, I’m sure you’ll agree!
17. Audrey Hepburn
As the cutest girl and the most elegant lady that universe has ever witnessed, Hepburn wore a Balmain tea-length dress to her first wedding to Mel Ferrer in 1954. High neck, puffy sleeves, elbow-length white gloves, and the white rosebud crown in her hair brought out the best of Audrey Hepburn, reminding us of the her beloved vintage glamour.
18. Gwen Stefani
Stefani donned a pink Christian Dior gown at her wedding to musician Gavin Rossdale in London. She added some rock & roll flair with the incredibly gorgeous dip-dyed hand-painted hot pink bottom half. She really rocked the colored wedding dress look with her powerful individual personality, didn’t she?!
19. Olivia Palermo
Olivia Palermo and Johannes Huebl tied the knot after six and a half years together. Palermo opted for a light cashmere sweater, a Carolina Herrera three-piece tulle skirt, and her old favorite shoes to the wedding, also providing herself “something blue”. Their wedding ceremony was a quiet one with only family members and close friends attending. All in all it went perfectly with her laid back style.
20. Kate Bosworth
Philipsburg, Montana was the location of Kate Bosworth and Michael Polish’s outdoor wedding in August 2013. On her big day, Kate wore two custom Oscar de la Renta dresses, an ivory strapless ball gown and an embroidered tulle dress. Charming!
21. Poppy Delevingne
Poppy and her fiance, James Cook, got married in London wearing Chanel Haute Couture, and she looked perfect! The intricate beading, those stylish cap sleeves, and gorgeous floral details were the stuff of dreams. And, here comes the cleverest part! After removing the sheer underlay, the top mini dress was perfect for Poppy to wear to attend after-party activities later that night.
22. Lauren Conrad
How stunning was the dream wedding dress worn by Lauren Conrad and made by Mark Badgley and James Mischka. It featured a two-tone Chantilly lace embroidered with lace appliques! The delicate crystals, pearls, and beads, made Lauren sparkle like there was no tomorrow.
23. Emmy Rossum
Emmy Rossum stunned as she married Sam Esmail in 2017. The Shameless actress wore a chic off-the-shoulder Carolina Herrera gown to the star-studded wedding party. The specially-designed neckline, delicate embroidered sleeves, and draping on the bodice, did the trick of making it a unique princess-like style.
24. Danielle Panabaker
The Flash star Danielle Panabaker and entertainment attorney Hayes Robbins officially tied the knot on June 24, 2017. Danielle looked “breathtaking” donning a Monique Lhuillier gown and fingertip long veil when walking down the aisle.
25. Kate Moss
The supermodel Kate Moss wore an effortless bias-cut gown by John Galliano, the former Dior designer and longtime friend, to her wedding to rocker Jamie Hince in 2011. The dress distinguished itself and highlighted the bride’s unique quality with an illusion neckline, gold embroidery, and sheer accents.
26. Jessica Biel
Another breathtakingly beautiful pink wedding gown is the one Jessica Biel wore at her wedding to Justin Timberlake in October 2012. She successfully wowed all the guests in a jaw-dropping, floating-on-air custom, petal pink Giambattista Valli Haute Couture gown. It added a girly dreamy color to her big day.
27. Chelsea Clinton
When given away by her father Bill Clinton, Chelsea Clinton wore a custom Vera Wang strapless A-line wedding dress with raw-edged laser cut organza swirls on the skirt and train, and a crystal-beaded belt at the waist. Trendy, yet classic!
28. Anne Hathaway
The talented actress wed Adam Shulman in an outdoor sunset ceremony in October 2012, wearing a custom bridal gown by Valentino. The off-the-shoulder dress featured intricate lace and embroidery, an extremely long train and veil, plus a hand-painted soft pink hue on the bottom. Also, Hathaway wore a lace-ribbon headpiece, with a large flower and small crystal beads adorned. She looked perfect!
29. Coco Rocha
This is the chic mermaid silhouette gown by Zac Posen that Coco Rocha wore at her wedding to James Conran in June 2010 at the Chateau de Challain. The figure-hugging fantasy gown was classic and simple from the waist up but ended in an ultra-flared mermaid skirt down the bottom. The supermodel just looked terrific!
30. Ivanka Trump
America’s first daughter tied the wedding knot with media mogul Jared Kushner back in 2009 at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster. Ivanka chose a custom Vera Wang dress that featured layers of lace and three-quarter sleeves that day. What a lady!
31. Jacqueline Kennedy
On September 12, 1953, Jacqueline Bouvier wore one of the best-remembered bridal gowns of all time to wed young John F. Kennedy. The dress of ivory silk taffeta featured a portrait neckline and huge round skirt with interwoven tucking bands and tiny wax flowers, accented with a family heirloom rose point lace veil. Jackie looked resplendent in the ensemble.
32. Victoria Swarovski
We cannot finish off the list without mentioning the luxuriously impressive crystal gown of Victoria Swarovski. The heiress married Werner Mürz wearing a custom couture wedding gown designed by Dubai-based designer Michael Cinco. The classic princess style dress featuring an opulent skirt and a sheer bodice was covered all-over in Swarovski crystals. One might want to grab her sunglasses before taking a closer look at this gorgeous beauty!