10 Extravagantly Expensive Weddings

10 Extravagantly Expensive Weddings

The wedding is not only the meeting of two individuals who decide to spend life together but nowadays it has become more of a fashion trend to spend and have a grand and luxurious wedding. The thrill and fun of the wedding are very much among the friends and family along with the bride and groom. The preparation and planning are started much before the wedding day to ensure nothing goes wrong. The success of the wedding comprises of many things the dress, ring, venue, food and entertainment and all these put together makes the wedding a lifetime experience. The list below describes a few of the extravagant weddings, which every normal individual would dream of:



Wayne Rooney And Coleen McLoughlin

This grand wedding lasted for 4 days. The event was organized in Italy, where the guests were made to stay in the very luxurious Italian Rivera. The guests were served with pizzas at the reception. The bride wore the gown embedded with the crystals and pearls with costed around two million Euros and the major expense was done in the transportation where the guests were flown in their private jets.
Wayne Rooney and Coleen McLoughlin

Chelsea Clinton And Marc Mezvinsky

This is one of the other expensive weddings where the total budget is estimated to cross 5 million dollars. The couple hosted more than five hundred guests, which included the top VIPs from different areas. The major expense was done on the security  and accommodation of the guests. The gown of the bride was designed by the famous designer Vera Wang, which was approximately 25000 thousand dollars. The wedding cake costed around $11000.

chelsea clinton and marc mezvinsky

Vanisha Mittal And Amit Bhatia

The wedding of the Indian- origin businessman Lakshmi Mittal’s daughter Vanisha Mittal and the investment banker Amit Bhatia was in the limelight in 2004, where around Rs 220 crore was spent in making the wedding lavish. The wedding was no less than a grand big budget Bollywood movie where the stars from Bollywood like Shahrukh Khan, Juhi Chawala, Aishwarya Rai, Saif Ali Khan, Akshay Kumar and Rani Mukherjee not only attended  but performed at the wedding.  This was one of the finest wedding, which is remembered till date.
vanisha mittal and amit bhatia

Liza Minnelli And David Gest

This is one of the extravagance wedding, which has made its name in the list. The wedding was attended by famous celebrities such as Michael Jackson and Elizabeth Taylor. The wedding happened in 2002. The major expense was done on the flower decoration was around $700000 was spent on flowers. The staff to serve the guests were 500 in number and the wedding had one of the most expensive cakes whose cost was $40000.
Liza Minnelli and David Gest



Tom Cruise And Katie Holmes

Another popular wedding starring the very famous actor Tom Cruise and Kate Holmes. This in one of the most memorable and extravagant weddings in Hollywood. The major expense was done on accommodation and transportation, which was done by air means. The attraction of the wedding was a stunning performance by Andrea Bocceli. The couple made sure that they serve the best wine to their guests for which they spent a good $180000.
katie holmes tom cruise

Aleksandra Kokotovic And Andrei Melnichenko

This wedding is another addition to the list of grand and gigantic weddings in the history. The wedding was of a Russian billionaire Andrei Melnichenko and Miss Yugoslavia Aleksandra Kokotovich in 2005. The wedding was very pompous. The wedding had a live performance by the artist Christina Aguilera and Whitney Houston which made the event more lavish.
Aleksandra Kokotovic And Andrei Melnichenko

Sahara Chief’s sons, Sushanto And Seemanto

One of the famous Indian Big Fat wedding, which gained a lot of attention for its extravagance. The wedding of the sons of the very businessman and the founder of Sahara India Subrat Roy. The guest list of the wedding included right from India’s politician, celebrities, to top-notch public figures. The venue of the wedding was Lucknow in 2004. The wedding is said to have a total expense of about 600 Crores.
Sahara Chief’s sons, Sushanto And Seemanto


Christina Aguilera And Jordan Bratman

This wedding is the one that is called Heavenly weddings. The guests were about 130 in number and the venue of the wedding was a privately hired vineyard. The bride Christine Aguilera wore the gown designed by the famous Christian Lacroix which was of $800000. The rings of the couple were designed by Stephen Webster. The  theme of the wedding was winter, where the tents were decorated with beautiful and elegant white roses,  sophisticated silver and glittering crystals.
Christina Aguilera and Jordan Bratman

Elizabeth Hurley And Arun Nayar

The wedding function was like a festival which lasted for more than a week  and involved two continents- Europe and Asia from Sudeley Castle in Britain to Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur.  The wedding function of Arun Nayar and Elizabeth Hurley was full of glamour and was like royals.
elizabeth hurley and arun nayar

Lalit Tanwar’s Wedding

Another Indian wedding to make its name in this list is the wedding of Lalit Tanwar, the son of Kanwar Singh, the Congress leader who spend more than 250 Crores in his son’s wedding. The guest list of the wedding involved many well- known politicians and celebrities from Bollywood and Cricket.

Lalit Tanwar Wedding



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