Here’s What It Costs To Be A Royal: The 10 Most Expensive Royal Wedding Gowns of All Time



All eyes are on royals Prince Harry and soon-to-be wife Meghan Markle as they inch closer and closer to their wedding day at noontime tomorrow in St. George’s Chapel, Windsor where the prince was christened. As the world waits for the much-anticipated wedding of the year, we round up the most expensive and iconic royal wedding gowns of all time.

QUEEN ELIZABETH II OF ENGLAND

Designer: Normal Hartnell

Estimated Cost: $47,100. The amount was never officially disclosed but the exact recreation of her wedding gown for The Crown cost $47,100 to recreate.

 
PRINCESS MARIE-CHANTAL OF GREECE

Designer: Valentino

Cost: $515,270

GRAND DUCHESS STEPHANIE DE LANNOY OF LUXEMBORG

Designer: Elie Saab

Cost: $250,000

QUEEN LETIZIA OF SPAIN

Designer: Manuel Pertegaz

Cost: $8 million 

PRINCESS HAJAH  OF BRUNEI

Designer: Valentino

Estimated cost: $225,000

PRINCESS SOFIA OF SWEDEN

Designer: Swedish designer Ida Sjöstedt

Estimated Cost: The price tag of the Princess’ gown was never disclosed however the gown was made of silk organza, crepe and handmade lace in three shades of white.

PRINCESS DAYANGKU SARAH OF BRUNEI

Designer: Princess Sarah had about five outfits all made by local couturiers.

Estimated Cost: About $4 million

PRINCESS GRACE OF MONACO

Designer: Helen Rose

Cost: $150,000

DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE CATHERINE MIDDLETON

Designer: Alexander McQueen

Cost: $434,000

PRINCESS DIANA OF WALES

Designer: Elizabeth and David Emmanuel

Cost: $198,000

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