The Royal Fanzine is a kaleidoscope of royal-themed creativity and diversity founded by Ashley Michael, Marcia Tracy, and Natalia Corbalan.
The Royal Fanzine is a kaleidoscope of royal-themed creativity and diversity founded by Ashley Michael, Marcia Tracy, and Natalia Corbalan. Marcia Tracy is the reigning Editor-in-Chief and "voice" of the 'Zine.
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Religious Wedding - April 19, 1956. Grace’s bridal gown is, quite simply, the most famous, classic, beautiful - and copied - wedding dress EVER. Period. And I’m not saying this just because I am a Grace fan - ask any fashion expert and they will give you the same answer. In short, a dress fitting to our Grace.
“I explained to Helen [Rose, the designer] the kind of line and look I wanted, with gros de longre skirt and lace blouse, and, as usual, she came up with something that far surpassed my imagination and hopes.” - HSH Princess Grace of Monaco
“She is a dream to work with… I showed her two sketches of the final design and she chose the one she wanted. That was all there was to it.” - Helen Rose, designer
Love letter from Prince Rainier to Grace Kelly before she leaved New York in early April 1956 for Monaco. He wrote: «My Darling, This is to tell you in a very mild way how terribly much I love you, miss you, need you and want you near me always. Safe trip my love. Rest, relax and think of me burning myself out with this terrible longing for you. I love you so».