Kim Kardashian and Kanye West were married on May 24th in a lavish ceremony in Italy that included all of their family and friends. The wedding reportedly cost $2.8 million dollars and was held at Forte di Belvedere in Florence, Italy. The ceremony featured over 20,000 white roses, as well as music from Andrea Bocelli who serenaded the audience to “Ave Maria” as Kim Kardashian was walking down the aisle and also sang his global hit “Con te partiro” during the event. The wedding ceremony was presided over by Pastor Rich Wilkerson Jr. and lasted approximately thirty minutes.
Kim Kardashian’s wedding dress was custom made by Givenchy in Paris. This is one of the reason Kim and Kanye decided to spend a week in Paris prior to getting married in Florence Italy. Infamously the week before Kim and Kanye’s wedding, the entire Kardashian family and all of their friends partied at the world famous Versailles Palace outside of Paris. The party at Versailles itself reportedly cost an additional $2 million and no expense was sparred at the famous venue.
The world’s most famous couple made sure that their special day was completely covered – hiring 3 photographers for the event including the world famous Annie Leibovitz. In edition to the official photos, over 50 of their guests also posted Kim and Kanye wedding photos on Instagram of the occasion.