Kim Kardashian wore a custom made Givenchy Haute Couture gown for her marriage to Kanye West. It is the third marriage for the reality star and the first walk down the aisle for the rapper. Givenchy designer Riccardo Tisci is a close friend of Kanye West. He also designed the notorious floral dress that Kim K wore to the Met Gala when she was pregnant with her daughter North West.
Balmain designer Olivier Rousteing confirmed on Instagram that Kim changed into a Balmain dress to wear during the wedding reception. A photo of the beaded dress was posted on the designer's feed. Kim also donned a Balmain dress during her bachelorette party in Paris.
The reality star posed for pictures with her best friends at the Louvre and in front of the Eiffel Tower. According to People the weekend wedding started with a special reception in Paris at the Chateau de Wideville with a private tour of the Palace of Versailles. Celebrity guests at the lavish wedding were Serena Williams, Lala Anthony, Common, John Legend, Andre Leon Tally and Oscar winning director Steve McQueen. The party included a live performance by singer Lana Del Rey. Kanye West played the song "Young and Beautiful" when he proposed to Kim Kardashian on her reality show. The wedding ceremony was held at the Forte de Belvedere in Florence with a live performance by Andrea Bocelli. Beyonce and Jay-Z were noticeably absence from the ceremony. The couple decided to skip the wedding and celebrate Memorial Day in the Hamptons.