While we can’t always count on a celebrity marriages lasting, we can usually count on some exceptional wedding gowns. From Grace Kelly to Audrey Hepburn to Kate Middleton, celebrity walks down the aisle turn into iconic style moments, inspiring bridal looks for years to come.
Along with your typical white and lace wedding dresses, celebs are known for their unconventional wedding style. Elizabeth Taylor opted for bright yellow for her fifth wedding ceremony, and Gwen Stefani’s pink ombre gown suited the rock star perfectly.
If you need some fashion inspiration for your big day, there is no better place to look than Hollywood.
Grace Kelly Grace Kelly is the epitome of old Hollywood glamour, and she became royalty when she wed Prince Rainer III of Monaco in one of the most iconic wedding dresses of all time. Designed by Helen Rose, a costume designer at MGM, the long-sleeved lace dress definitely inspired many wedding looks, including Kate Middleton.
Elizabeth Taylor For her fifth wedding, Elizabeth Taylor opted for a bright yellow dress with floral headpiece when she tied the knot with ‘Cleopatra’ co-star Richard Burton
Audrey Hepburn Style icon Audrey Hepburn wore a tea-length Balmain wedding dress, with wide shoulders and a crown of fresh flowers, for a romantic and feminine wedding look.
Bianca Jagger For her 1971 wedding to Mick Jagger, Bianca Jagger went for an unconventional look, wearing a YSL Le Smoking jacket, long white skirt and wide brim hat.
Kate Moss Kate Moss’ wedding to Jamie Hince was featured in the pages of Vogue, and the John Galliano designed wedding dress was definitely the highlight.
Kate Middleton Kate Middleton got her fairy tale ending in a beautiful wedding gown with lace overlay designed by Alexander McQueen’s Sarah Burton.
Gwen Stefani Gwen Stefani is known for her one-of-a-kind style, which is why it is no surprise the No Doubt singer wore an unconventional ombre gown designer by John Galliano for Dior.
Anne Hathaway Valentino came out of retirement to design Anne Hathaway’s amazing wedding dress. The gown, with an off-the-shoulder neckline and ombre tulle skirt, definitely showed Valentino’s love for the actress, who he has said is like a daughter to him.
Chrissy Teigen Vera Wang designed three dresses for Sports Illustrated model Chrissy Teigen when she wed singer John Legend. Her third dress, for the after party, was a red strapless mermaid gown with dramatic skirt.
Keira Knightley For most brides, their wedding dress is the something new but for Keira Knightley it was her something old. In a interview with the Telegraph, the British actress admitted that she has worn the mini Chanel dress before. However, Karl Lagerfeld did design a jacket to go along with the strapless dress for her relaxed wedding look.
Christina Ricci Christina Ricci couldn’t resist showing off her custom-made Givenchy gown, featuring cut-out shoulders and a dramatic train, captioning the Twitter pic, “I’m sorry I have to share what @riccardotisci made for me!! #iloveyouricky!”
Alicia Keys An expecting Alicia Keys looked like a modern day Grecian goddess in her one-shoulder Vera Wang gown with crystal headpiece.
Lily Allen Lily Allen’s bohemian chic wedding dress with lace all over was designed by Delphine Manivet. The British singer made news when she announced that she had lost, and then found, her second wedding dress by Chanel worth close to $300,000
Hilary Duff Hilary Duff wed hockey player Mike Comrie in a blush-colored mermaid gown by Vera Wang, made with organza and silk tulle.
Ivanka Trump Another bride inspired by Grace Kelly was Ivanka Trump, in her lace Vera Wang gown.
Portia de Rossi While Ellen Degeneres made an equally beautiful bride, Portia de Rossi took the cake in her backless Zac Posen gown with a ballerina-esque light pink tulle skirt.
Jessica Biel Jessica Biel joined Reese Witherspoon, Gwen Stefani, Sharon Stone and Anne Hathaway when she wore pink for her wedding. The actress wore a gorgeous Giambattista Valli gown with a layered skirt to tie the knot with Justin Timberlake.
Nicole Richie Nicole Richie may have had an elephant at her wedding, but her dress took the spotlight. The custom-made Marchesa gown, with a lace turtle neck and ball gown skirt made from 100 yards of organza and tulle, was just one of three designed for the bride.
Jenna Dewan-Tatum For her wedding to Channing Tatum, Jenna looked stunning in a Reem Acra gown with feathered skirt and sweetheart neckline.