Strapless, floor-length ball gown with golden beading at the bust and top-stitched detail on the bodice. Features a gold ribbon detail with bow at the back. Available in ivory or white mikado or duchess satin. Worn with elaborately beaded chapel veil in shades of gold. Dress, $4,490 (in silk mikado)); $5,490 (in duchess satin); veil, $5,290, Carolina Herrera, 212-249-6552
The Plaza Hotel is the only hotel in the world to offer 24-karat gold plated sinks and fixtures in every room.