Weddings·Posted on Oct 23, 202025 Celebrity Wedding Dress Facts Which Prove That They're All About The DetailsSpoiler alert: they ain't cheap.by Josie AyreBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Serena Williams wore three dresses on her wedding day to Alexis Ohanian, and she obvi looked incredible in every single one of them. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Her ceremony gown was by Alexander McQueen, and she wore two Versace dresses to the reception. But her best accessory of the day? A pair of bejeweled Nikes. 2. Ellie Goulding reportedly wore a total of five (!!!) different outfits on her wedding day. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com For the ceremony at the super fancy York Minster, the singer wore a Victorian-esque Chloé gown which was hand embroidered with White Roses of York. The dress apparently took over 640 hours to make. Her other looks on the day were from designers Stella McCartney, Ralph and Russo, and Balmain. 3. Virgil Abloh for Off-White designed his first wedding dress for Hailey Bieber. It took a team of ten people to make the dress, and another ten to do the veil. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com The dress had the words "wedding dress" in small pearls sewn into the back, while the veil had the words "'till death do us part" embroidered into it. 4. Ciara wore a corseted Roberto Cavalli gown which was 13-foot long. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com The bride had four dress fittings in three different countries to ensure that it was the perfect fit. 5. For her Christian wedding ceremony to Nick Jonas, Priyanka Chopra paired her Ralph Lauren dress with a seventy-five foot long veil. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com The bride requested eight different words and phrases to be stitched into the gown, including Nick Jonas' full name, the couples' wedding date, Priyanka's parents initials, and the Hindu mantra "om namaha shivaya". A piece of Nick's mother's wedding gown was also sewn into the dress. 6. For the couples' Hindu ceremony, Priyanka wore a stunning red wedding lehenga by Sabyasachi which took 3720 hours to complete. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @priyankachopra That is 155 days! 7. Angelina Jolie's dress and veil were embroidered with her kids' colourful drawings. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com The unique gown was designed by Versace. 8. Eva Longoria wore a dress designed by her best mate, Victoria Beckham. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @evalongoria Friends in high places, eh. 9. Nicky Hilton's wedding dress cost $77,000, but that's cheap as chips compared to... View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 10. ...Kim Kardashian West's dress which apparently cost almost £200,000. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 11. Mariah Carey famously set alight her $250,000 Valentino bridal gown in a music video for song "I Don't" after her breakup with James Packer. View this video on YouTube youtube.com 12. On the other end of the scale, Emily Ratajkowski wore a £120 Zara trouser suit to her City Hall wedding. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com If it's good enough for her, it's good enough for us all! 13. Kristen Bell opted for a simple black top and trousers with statement jewellery for her court room marriage to Dax Shepard. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com She proves that you can wear anything on your big day and still look incredible. 14. Legendary singer, Tina Turner wore a black and green Armani number to her 2013 wedding. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Tina first saw the dress at a runway show in Beijing and said she just had to have it. 15. Another one to skip tradition, Julianne Moore wore a lavender Prada silk slip on her big day in 2003. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 16. Miranda Kerr wed Snapchat founder Evan Spiegel in a one-of-a-kind satin Dior gown. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com The design was inspired by Grace Kelly's dress. Miranda also wore a headpiece by Dior's milliner, Stephen Jones. 17. Princess Beatrice married in the midst of the pandemic, and borrowed a gown from her grandmother, the Queen herself, for the occasion. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com The dress was first worn by Queen Elizabeth in 1961. 18. Also in the spirit of repurposing your old clothes, Troian Bellisario wore part of her wedding outfit to a Golden Globes party. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com The Pretty Little Liars actor was married to Suits star, Patrick J. Adams in 2016, but rewore the skirt from her wedding earlier this year at a Golden Globes afterparty. Love to see it. 19. Chanel Iman's Zuhair Murad dress featured a removable bolero which took more than 100 hours to make. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Just FYI, Chanel's whole wedding was planned in just three months. 20. Hilary Duff's ivory Jenny Packham dress was made in London and almost didn't make it over to LA in time for the wedding when it got stuck in customs. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Hilary almost bought another dress, but thankfully the gown reached its destination in the nick of time. It featured powerful shoulder pads, a hundred buttons down the back, and the initials of the couple and their kids inside of the fishtail skirt. 21. For her low-key Las Vegas wedding to David Harbour this year, Lily Allen wore a short vintage-inspired Dior dress. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Isn't she glowing? 22. The stunning Zoë Kravitz wore a ballerina-inspired dress by Alexander Wang on her wedding day. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 23. TV personality, Kim Zolciak-Biermann's gown reportedly weighed a hefty 35 pounds. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com The dress was made with Double Duchess Satin, and was embellished with Swarovski crystals, beads, pearls, and lace. 24. Olivia Palermo wore the same Manolo Blahnik's that Carrie famously wore in Sex & The City: The Movie. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com The bride also chose to wear a three-piece outfit on the day, rather than a dress. The look comprised of a cashmere jumper, with shorts, and a skirt overlay. 25. And in what is my personal favourite wedding day look ever, Solange Knowles arrived to her ceremony on a bike wearing a jumpsuit by Stephane Rolland. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Has anyone ever looked better than this? The answer is no.