Some celebrities undoubtedly did wonders for their marriages on their wedding nights dressed in magical outfits. Other dresses outlasted the marriages, but memories of their envy-invoking outfits remain.
When it comes to picking the most beautiful, gorgeous flowing wedding gown, Gwen Stefani might not be the first person to come to mind. However, she wed husband Gavin Rossdale in a stunning custom Dior gown. Her dress is white and fitted at the top, and opens at the hip to a long, soft pink skirt.
Grace Kelly wed Prince Rainier III of Monaco in a gown certainly worthy of royalty. She walked the aisle in a dress custom made for the stately occasion by designer Helen Rose, who dreams up and designs costumes for the company MGM. Grace strutted her stuff in an all-white gown featuring a high collar, cummerbund waist, and floor length skirt. A 90-yard lace veil sat atop on her head.
With the rise of the women's movement, Bianca wore an outfit to her famous wedding to rock star Mick Jagger that could not have been timelier. She married her famous spouse wearing a white, tailored jacket featuring a plunging neckline that she paired with a long white skirt and fun flouncy hat. Acclaimed designer Yves Saint Laurent created the legendary outfit for the ceremony.
Although her marriage to first husband Conrad Nicky Hilton did not last forever, memories of the stunning dress that Elizabeth Taylor wore for the ceremony have not faded. She married Conrad at age 18, draped in a nearly $2,000 gown featuring a pearl white romantic lace top coupled with a bell-shaped sweeping skirt reaching just to the floor.
Lisa Ling has the gift of naturally stunning looks. Pair her with a beautiful wedding dress, and you certainly have a show-stopping recipe. For her wedding, this beauty wore a colorful red and silver dress finished with a shiny metallic layer. Designer Vivienne Tam created the magnificent frock for Lisa to wear on her special day.
Audrey Hepburn introduced herself to the world with an impeccable fashion sense. It is no surprise that this legendary star appeared in a magnificent gown when she married actor Mel Ferrer. She showed off her long and slender figure in a Pierre Balmain dress with full sleeves, a circle skirt, and high neckline.
As the daughter of a politician, you might think that Chelsea Clinton dresses in a conservative and low-profile manner for her public appearances. However, she surprised many when she walked down the runway wearing a striking dress crafted by internationally acclaimed designer Vera Wang. Elegant and sophisticated, her dress featured a shiny embellished belt and swirling skirt.
Jacqueline certainly looked ready for the attention of the world when she dressed for her wedding to famous husband J.F.K. This bride donned a gown created by Anne Lowe. Her remarkable dress had fifty yards of silk taffeta in the bodice and skirt. Jackie topped off her look with her grandmother's veil.
Kate proved herself worthy of royalty at her wedding to Prince William with her breathtaking gown alone. She won the respect of the royal family and turned heads of admirers and fashion icons alike when she sported a magnificent Alexander McQueen trailing gown created by designer Sarah Burton.