Princess Diana’s wedding dress must be the most iconic even though it was an extravagant design that doesn’t suit everyone’s taste. Prince Charles and Princess Diana’s wedding was one of the biggest events of all time. Diana’s wedding gown, for its time, was the perfect royal wedding gown and will be remembered for a long time.
Kate Middleton may not be the latest royal bride but she certainly hasn’t been forgotten. She walked down the aisle in an elegant gown fit for a princess. It was designed by Alexander McQueen’ creative director, Sarah Burton. The gown’s appeal came from its perfect blend of tradition and modernism with its ivory satin and hand cut French Chantilly and English lace V-neck bodice and sleeves.
When American actress, Grace Kelly, married Monaco’s Prince Rainer III she wore a dress designed by her MGM costume designer and not one of the greats. Nonetheless, her wedding gown went down in history as the most beautiful wedding dress ever. The taffeta dress had a simple sophistication to it with 125 year old lace and pearls.
First lady to be, Jackie O, wore one of the most iconic wedding gowns of all time. She was known for her style and did not disappoint on her big day. Her wedding gown was made from ivory silk taffeta and was designed with a portrait neckline and fitted bodice.
Audrey hepburn’s bateau neckline dress in funny Face is a wedding dress that will never be forgotten but her real wedding gown was, by far, a true classic. Her high collared, tea-length iconic wedding dress was designed by Pierre Balmain and featured ballgown sleeves that she complimented with white elbow length gloves.
Kate Moss is a true style icon so it was inevitable that her wedding dress made an impact. She wore a stunning champagne wedding dress that was custom made by John Galliano. The dress featured rhinestone and metallic embellishments with a sheer overlay.
According to Vogue https://www.vogue.co.uk/gallery/iconic-wedding-dresses, Pippa Middleton’s wedding dress has made into the list of the most iconic of all time and its not hard to see why. The elegant wedding gown was designed by Giles Deacon and made entirely of beautiful lace.
When heiress, Nicky Hilton, married in 2015 she wore a stunningly elegant lace wedding gown that was custom made by Valentino.
When Portia De Rossi married her bride, Ellen DeGeneres, she wore a dramatic yet stunning backless gown from Zac Posen. The simple and elegant backless bodice was complimented by a blush coloured ballgown skirt.
Salma Hayek’s wedding gown was simply stunning with a low neckline, detailed bodice and ballgown skirt. The gown was a Balenciaga by Nicolas Ghesquiere.
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Credit: Re-published from Maggie Sottero's blog, 13 January 2020