Royal Weddings: Grace Kelly & HSH Prince Rainier Of Monaco.Helen Rose from MGM'S costume department designed the royal wedding gown as MGM had a policy of providing their stars with their wedding dresses.
Italian aristocrat and journalist Beatrice Borromeo wore an ivory Giorgio Armani gown with princess sleeves and lace overlay to wed Princess Grace of Monaco's grandson Pierre Casiraghi on Saturday, August 1. The ceremony, took place on Italy's Borromean islands, which are owned by the bride's family.
Princess Sophie of Greece (1914-2001) was an older sister of Prince Phillip, the Duke of Edinburgh. She was sister-in-law to Queen Elizabeth II. Princess Sophie married first Prince Christoph of Hesse with whom she had five children. Following Christoph's death in an airplane crash, she married Prince George William of Hanover and had three more children. Tall and slim, Sophie was every inch a true German princess.