Almost every girl dreams of wearing an elegant, stunning, crazy expensive gown, but not every girl can afford it. However, there are those few lucky few who get to wear dresses and gowns, which would make anyone feel like a princess. When it comes to dresses, celebrities are more than willing to shell out significant amounts from their pockets to look absolutely gorgeous. But sometimes the dress becomes more valuable because of who wore it.
Here are the 10 most expensive gowns and dresses worn by celebrities, courtesy of Meaww.
1. William Travelli, $5.6 million
The dress that one of the most popular sex symbols of the 1950s wore when she took her iconic picture, was designed by William Travelli. Marlyn’s dress that she wore in the movie The Seven Year Itch was sold for a whopping $5.6 million at an auction in Beverly Hills.
2. Christian Dior, $2 million
The 50-year-old actress looked stunning wearing this dress designed by John Galliano to the Oscars back in 1997.
3. Givenchy, $900,000
It’s quite difficult to beat the classic Audrey Hepburn’s little black dress. The dress the Breakfast at Tiffany’s actress wore was sold a little short of a million dollars at Christie’s in NYC.
4. Imperial Pearl Syndicate wedding dress, $500,000
Model Mary Joe Connolly wore this dress in the 1950s and the price of the dress was about 100,000 back then. Now, it would sell at half a million dollars.
5. Alexander McQueen, $400,000
At her wedding, the Duchess of Cambridge wore an Alexander McQueen dress that had a satin bodice, hand-cut Chantilly lace sleeves, and a 2.7m train.
6. Oscar De La Renta, $380,000
The 39-year-old barrister looked gorgeous in an Oscar De La Renta wedding dress when she tied the knot with actor George Clooney.
7. Victor Edelstein, $362,424
Princess Diana was turning everyone’s heads when she wore this Victor Edelstein black-velvet gown at President Reagan’s White House Dinner back in 1985. The dress was sold for $362,424 in 2013.
8. Armani Prive, $250,000
2017 Oscars saw the 48-year-old actress in this one shoulder mesh gown studded with Swarovski crystals. She saw the dress in Paris and knew it was perfect for her.
9. Calvin Klein, $150,000
The Black Panther actress looked amazing wearing this custom Calvin Klein dress which was made from over 600 pearls. The dress was stolen from The London Hotel in West Hollywood but was recovered some days later.
10. Christian Dior, $100,000
The Hollywood superstar from South Africa attended the Oscars in 2013 wearing this gorgeous Christian Dior dress. Together with the Winston diamond cuffs, the whole outfit cost her $4 million.