British fashion designer Debbie Wingham has created the most expensive dress in the world. At £12 million, this is the most luxurious dress in the world. Once again, Latest Sale reports on insightful news from the Luxury Business Directory with this piece dedicated to Fashion.
Called the “Abaya”, the dress features an oversized kaftan silhouette trimmed with red and black floral embellishments with opulent jewels including 50 2 carat black diamonds, 2 carat white diamonds, around 1,800 black and white pointer diamonds, and 1,000 pointer rubies with 14 carat gold threads.
The dress is also embedded with an extremely rare red diamond. The diamond is so rare that only one in every hundred million diamonds will enjoy this natural red hue.
Wingham was inspired to create this dress after her visit to Dubai. She claims that the gown is modeled from traditional North African and Arabic women’s clothing.
This is not the first time Wingham has made the news. She is known for designing dresses for Hollywood actresses Hilary Swank, Kate Winslet and Dita Von Teese.
The dress is only intended as a showpiece and will never be sold.