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Saturday, April 30, 2011

Princesses Catherine and Grace

When Kate Middleton arrived this morning at Westminster Abbey and revealed her stunning, elegant wedding ensemble, the world gasped. The dress—designed by Alexander McQueen protégé Sarah Burton—was classic and understated, evoking the quieter glamour of decades past. Fashion critics immediately began comparing the look to that of another commoner-turned-princess, Grace Kelly. Upon closer inspection, the similarities are undeniable. But was it intentional?  Read on for our (slightly obsessive) investigation.Kelly married Prince Rainier in 1956 wearing this silk, lace, and taffeta confection by MGM wardobe designer Helen Rose. It has a comparatively cropped train.
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