Everyone loves seeing the stars tie the knot. Celebrity weddings are often an incredible inspiration as they are celebrations with no monetary limitations. Nuptials performed between the brightest stars are often exercises in imagination and creativity and can be enjoyable for everyone to watch. The year 2014 saw some beautiful weddings, both with big names and big spenders. Included here are a few of the best weddings performed in 2014.
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian
After welcoming the birth of their daughter, North West, in June of 2013, Kim and Kanye continued their romance and became engaged four months later. Their wedding in May of 2014 cost an estimated 14.7 million dollars. The wedding was held in Florence, Italy in the famed Belvedere Fort with many stars in attendance. Kim wore a Givenchy dress and clothed her baby, North, in the same for the ceremony.
George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin
A self-proclaimed bachelor, Clooney relinquished the title in September of 2014 to his blushing bride Amal, a British human rights lawyer. The wedding took place in Venice, Italy, and the reception was held on boats along the Aman Canal Grande. Amal’s gown was one of the final designs created by the late Oscar De La Renta. The cost of the wedding was estimated to be around $13 million, but Clooney and Alamuddin donated all proceeds from the wedding photos to charity.
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie
The power couple “brangelina” have been together for five years and have six children. They finally tied the knot in
August of 2014, after a two-year engagement, in a private ceremony that celebrated their family. Their children were central figures in the ceremony, acting as ring-bearers, flower girls, cake baker, and even walking their mother down the aisle. The Versace designed dress was truly unique, as Angelina had her children’s drawings embroidered on her gown. The wedding was low-key and took place at their 1,200 acre French estate, Chateau Miraval.
Jessica Simpson and Eric Johnson
After a four year relationship and two children together, Jessica and Eric tied the knot in July of 2014. Their beautiful wedding took place in California at the San Ysido ranch with a theme based off “Great Expectations.” Jessica’s gown was custom-made by Carolina Herrera in colors of gold and champagne.
Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg
Wahlberg and McCarthy are no strangers to television and married in August of 2014 after Wahlberg proposed with the aid of Jenny’s 12-year-old son. Their wedding took place in a lavish hotel and had guests that included the remainder of the New Kids on the Block band, that Wahlberg previously played in. McCarthy’s dress was a stunning celebration in white designed by Ines De Santo.