The April 19, 1956, in the Cathedral of St. Nicholas, one of the most important wedding of our history took place, the most important twentieth century: Prince Rainier of Monaco and Princess Grace, was the wedding of a star Hollywood with a prince, a history of film. A couple envied by the love they had and the wonderful tale wedding they had.
Grace Kelly ( maiden name) Monaco was the real princess of the United States and the favorite actress of Alfred Hitchcock. Born in Philadelphia, at the age of 22 he became an actress, who left career for love. Considered one of the most beautiful women in the world, which was brought glamor and distinction to the principality .
The beauty and elegance that gave off Grace Kelly on her wedding day, are etched in our memory. The princess of choice for the most important moment of his life, a wonderful dress American designer Helen Rose, winner of two Oscars and who was designing dresses for all the films of the Metro Goldwyn Mayer. By the way, Rose was also chosen by the designer Elizabeth Taylor on their first wedding with Conrad Hilton Jr.
A very feminine and fitted model, full-bodied French lace turtleneck and larja manga, and slightly puffed skirt, joined by a sash that marked her narrow waist . In designing eighty feet used silk taffeta . It is currently exhibited at the Philadelphia Museum, donated by Grace in life.
The tiara, decorated with orange blossoms carved in diamonds and pearls, holding the precious veil 90 yards of tulle, a current model, which also had lace details around .
And the branch chosen by the gorgeous actress was a small bouquet of lilies, something that surprised because her favorite flowers were calla lilies .
The future princess said yes to his final design bridal gift from MGM (Metro- Goldwyn -Mayer ) study, and immediately, 35 artisans among dressmakers, embroiderers and color specialists, spent six weeks creating it.
When completed it was sent to the palace in a special aluminum box with tissue paper and cotton wool soaked with French perfume so that when you received the opening scent of thousands of flowers. Inside it was not just the dress, the veil also, the prayer, the dress for the civil ceremony and negligee, better known as the body -fitted nightie . And as a curiosity, Grace dressing tested several times before the morning of her wedding. One thing that I findamazing!
After the ceremony the couple toured the Principality into an elegant convertible Rolls- Royce.
Grace Kelly and Prince Rainier of Monaco held a civil ceremony a day before the religious ceremony, April 18, 1956 . For the occasion, she chose a tailored jacket and skirt light flight, embroidered lace over taffeta silk, ecru . By Helen Rose. Currently on the Victoria and Albert Museum, the exhibition Grace Kelly : Style Icon . And that Grace was a style icon in the world, a leader of fashion for all women of taste lovers . Will you get something like Charlene Wittstock ?
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