Which famous bride wore a dress that required 25 yards of silk taffeta, 100 yards of silk net, 125-year old rose point lace purchased from a museum, and thousands of tiny pearls requiring 36 seamstresses and six weeks to construct?
A few hints:
This bride’s future husband demanded a $2,000,000 dollar dowry that was taken from her inheritance.
This bride broke off her engagement to fashion designer Oleg Cassini to marry her own Prince Charming.
This bride had over 600 guests attend her wedding, including: Aristotle Onassis, Ava Gardner, David Niven, Gloria Swanson, Gloria Guinness, The Duchess of Westminster, Cary Grant, Conrad Hilton and Prince Edward Duke of Windsor. Fun fact: Queen Elizabeth the 2nd refused to go as there were far too many celebrities there.
This famous movie star bride starred in many Alfred Hitchcock films.
The last film this movie star ever made was High Society, a musical version of The Philadelphia Story, in which she starred with Bing Crosby and Frank Sinatra.
This movie star allowed a film crew to tape her wedding which would then be released as a film.
Who was this movie star bride?
Kelly married Prince Rainier III of Monaco in 1956 making her official title "Her Serene Highness, The Princess of Monaco, Duchess of Valentinois, Marchioness of Baux, Countess of Carlades, Baroness of Saint-Lô, 101 times Dame".