Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s Wedding
With so much public interest and media attention, Hollywood weddings seem to grow bigger and more expensive each time.
The couple’s star studded wedding had a-list celebs in attendance such as the whole of the Kardashian clan (excluding Rob Kardashian), John Legend and wife Chrissy Teigen, and even Lana Del Rey which performed for the couple!
The bride was seen walking down the aisle in her custom-made gorgeous Givenchy Haute Couture detailed white lace gown, worth approximately $400,000! Altogether Kim Kardashian’s bridal outfit may have set her back $500,000 with her Balmain designer heels valued at $40,000. Wow, talk about what money can get you!
The bridesmaids and groom (including 11 month old daughter North West) were also all dressed in Givenchy as the brand’s creative director (Riccardo Tisci) is reportedly a close friend of Kanye West’s.
As a complimentary treatment and special service for the lucky guests that were invited, the couple hired a glamour squad (estimated to cost about $65,000) to ensure all guests were looking their best for the flawless nuptial.
The ceremony was held in a 16th century historic Italian venue with an incredible picturesque view overlooking the immaculate city with a price fee of just $410,000.
The generous couple also footed the bill for the accommodation provided to guests who stayed in luxury five star hotels in the city as well as transport. With hotels costing the couple $500,000 altogether and the added $70,000 for motor transport, it’s no wonder this was labelled as one of the most expensive wedding celebrations of all time!
In the first few published wedding photos of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, you can spot a flower wall behind the couple sharing their first kiss as a married couple. With all the flower arrangements used for decorations and display, the estimated total cost was around $136,000.
Other details emerged from the wedding celebration including information on what the guests were served during the reception. The menu consisted of homemade pasta stuffed with ricotta cheese, monkfish fillet, beef fillet with green beans and potatoes seasoned with truffles.
An impressive towering 7 tiered vanilla wedding cake decorated with white icing and delicate gold leafs along with the layering of fruits proved what money can get you. With sources revealing that the cake’s bill came close to $7000, you can only imagine it to taste absolutely scrumptious!
In total Mr and Mrs West reportedly spent a whopping $12 million dollars on their extravagant wedding celebration. This just goes to show what money and fame can get you, a fairy tale picture perfect wedding in one of the most romantic cities in the world.