Wedding – A Lavish Affair For Celebs
It is a fact well established that for the majority of us the wedding day is the most anticipated event of our lives. The culture and rituals may vary as per religion, but at the end of the day, they are about two people joining in holy union. It is the start of commitment that lasts for a lifetime. But the way we celebrate them varies widely. For some, they are intimate ceremonies that include their closest loved ones. For others, they are lavish affairs that can span an entire week full of fun and frolic.
Inspired to plan a wedding that imitates these luxurious celeb events? Want to have a wedding similar to that of royals? Well, the first step is to find a preferred venue that can turn your vision into reality
From the much talked about wedding of Mukesh Ambani’s daughter that has Beyoncé performing for a private crowd to the extravagant event of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West in Paris, the list of opulent weddings is long. In this article, we take a peek at the four celebrations that broke the proverbial glass ceiling in their time and set a record.
A Look At Few Weddings
- Elizabeth Hurley & Arun Nayar
An Indian businessman and a British model cum actress tied their knot in 2007 at a whopping cost of $2.6 million. The two held two ceremonies to respect both religions. The first, a Christian wedding, took place at the Sudeley Castle, England and the other, a Hindu wedding, was held at Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur. For the festivities, the couple had Elton John belting out his songs.
- Chelsea Clinton & Marc Mezvinsky
How much does it cost for the daughter of the President of the United States and US Secretary of State to get married? About $5 million. Chelsea Clinton, the offspring of Bill and Hillary Clinton married banker Marc Mezvinsky in 2010 to the backdrop of a serenely flowing Hudson River at the Astor Courts.
- Kate Middleton & Prince William
The wedding that was hailed as ‘The Wedding of The Century’ had a price tag of $34 million. It was indeed a celebration befitting the future King and Queen of England. Held at Westminster Abbey, as tradition states, it broke the record by allowing a commoner to marry into the royal family. At present, the couple is parents to three healthy and beautiful children.
- Vanisha Mittal & Amit Bhatia
When the wedding took place back in 2004, it was the talk of the world. The mogul Lakshmi Mittal spared no expense when it came to the celebration of his daughter. Till date, it is known as the most extravagant affair of all times. Costing an exorbitant $66 million it was held at Chateau Veaux le Vicomte, a 17th century historic home. Even the engagement was not shunted to sides, which took place at the Palace of Versailles.