Vicky Belo and Hayden Kho’s grandiose Parisian wedding was like no other. It was a fairy tale wedding that screams extravagance and class. To say that it cost a fortune would still be an understatement, as it was estimated to have cost a whooping P80 million.
From the Coco Chanel Suite of the Hotel Ritz Paris where the couple stayed to the breathtakingly beautiful reception at Opéra Nacional de Paris – Palais Garnier, it was costly even for the rich, according to an estimate of the breakdown of the expenses by PEP’s sources.
The couple allegedly even paid for the round-trip tickets and accommodations for all their family members and friends, even their stylists and assistants.
Vicky and Hayden decided to exchanged their vows in the American Church in Paris which according to its website expects a donation of 1,350€ or P83,000 for a wedding.
Paris rate for luxury bridal cars are usually around 2,000€ or PHP122,000 for ten hours. They also rented 12 luxury vans for their guests at around 28,800€ or PHP1,756,000 for 48 hours.
The Micheal Cinco couture wedding gown was allegedly priced at P8 million and take note that Vicky wore three gowns. She wore a separate Mark Bumgarner gown during their first dance which usually costs $3,000 to $10,200, which translates to P153,000 to P521,000. She had a Monique Lhuillier blush-pink column gown for the wedding reception. Monique Lhuillier signature collection has a price range of $5,000 to $20,000 or PHP250,000 to PHP1.2 million.
Hayden looked dashing in his Tom Ford Windsor suit that was priced, according to the website, at $5,460 or around PHP280,000. His second suit was priced at on PHP107,395.
The reception venue alone, The Palais Garnier’s Grand Foyer, was estimated to rake in a total amount 190,000€ or roughly PHP11.6 million, before taxes.
The styling was done by no less than Robert Blancaflor who would quote a PHP300,000 to PHP400,000 bill for a Manila wedding. Direk Javik of Yaparazzi Events also had to work with other french stylists for the event. He had a crew of 400 and 25 artists for the wedding.
During their pre-wedding dinner, guests mingled at the Pavillon Seine cruise which reportedly costs 12,300€ (PHP750,000) according to a source of PEP based in Paris.
Their high-end caterers, Potel et Chabot, prepared a 5-course meal with dessert during the wedding reception. According to a wedding guest that PEP spoke to, it was 2,000€ per person or PHP122,000, and the reception count was for 280 persons. The bill would have to be PHP34,160,000.
Truly the wedding of the year!
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