The Most Expensive Dresses To Ever Hit the Red Carpet
Award season is over and we are missing our fix of beautiful dresses gracing a red carpet. So, we decided to walk down memory lane and gave you some of the most expensive dresses that have ever hit the red carpet during award season. These dresses are iconic not only for their price tag but for their style and their mark on fashion history.
This Kenyan actress wore this $150,000 Calvin Klein dress to the Oscars in 2015.
This aquamarine silk column dress was worn by Grace Kelly at the 1955 Academy Awards to accept her Best Actress Award set the bar for expensive Oscar dresses to come. It was $4,000, which was very expensive at the time. Edith Head designed the dress.
This custom-made taffeta Vera Wang gown, worn by Knightley at the 2006 Oscars made history when she later donated it to Oxfam, which auctioned it for $4,300. The dress cost $39,00.
Blanchett's entire Oscars 2014 look, including the gown, the shoes, and the jewelry, came out to $18.1 million. This Armani Privé dress was embellished with hundreds of Swarovski crystals and cost $100,000.
The mint-green Valentino dress worn by Winslet to the 2007 Academy Awards was reportedly worth around a $100,000 and was picked out by her daughter, Mia.
This is one of the most iconic Oscar dresses of all time. Kidman pushed boundaries when she wore the chartreuse chinoiserie-embroidered John Galliano for Christian Dior dress at the 1997 Academy Awards and made Galliano the red carpet king. The actress was reportedly paid $2m to wear the dress.