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Old 08-12-2007, 03:53 PM
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Here's a collection of pics of Grace at the Versaille Palace Ball in 1973

Grace - 1
Grace - 2
Grace - 3
Grace - 4
Grace - 5
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Oh, these are great, Iceflower! I think I have seen some pictures of the event
before, but I am not sure now. It is very good to see more than just one pic of
an appearance of Grace, you get the feeling of today's current events
Am I wrong or is that Liza Minelli on the fourth pic?
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Old 08-12-2007, 04:08 PM
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Maybe you've seen a coloured version of some of the pics, as I have also seen some of
these in magazines before, Romy. And yes, you are right, it's Liza Minnelli, you've
got great eyes!

Here are some pics of Grace at the tribute evening for Alfred Hitchcock in New York in 1974
- I especially like the third and fifth pic as to her happy laughter

Grace 1
Grace 2
Grace 3
Grace 4
Grace 5 with her sister
Grace 6
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Old 08-12-2007, 09:39 PM
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Oh, these are great, Iceflower! I think I have seen some pictures of the event
before, but I am not sure now. It is very good to see more than just one pic of
an appearance of Grace, you get the feeling of today's current events
Am I wrong or is that Liza Minelli on the fourth pic?

Remarkable -- as Grace beat Liza's mom Judy Garland for Best Actress in 1954. Judy was very bitter about this loss, as it was considered as a major upset given that "A Star Is Born" was Judy's comeback movie and Grace at that time was considered more of a beauty than a real actress. Critics thought that Grace won simply because she appeared dowdy and plain in "The Country Girl" versus her usual glamorous self in her Hitchcock movies.
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Remarkable -- as Grace beat Liza's mom Judy Garland for Best Actress in 1954. Judy was very bitter about this loss, as it was considered as a major upset given that "A Star Is Born" was Judy's comeback movie and Grace at that time was considered more of a beauty than a real actress. Critics thought that Grace won simply because she appeared dowdy and plain in "The Country Girl" versus her usual glamorous self in her Hitchcock movies.
Well, A Star Was Born - but it wasn't Judy!
I love the last pic!
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She's always so beautiful and grace!
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Old 08-17-2007, 02:40 AM
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I think the following pic has not been posted before, Grace enjoying a cup of tea or coffee at an official engagement in the late 1970s:

Grace
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Does anyone know what Princess Grace's favorite perfume was?
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Does anyone know what Princess Grace's favorite perfume was?
PrincessGrace - Fleurissimo, Quelque Fleurs, Chamade, Arpege, Private

There's an entire thread on royals and their perfumes here

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Prince Rainier specially commissioned the House of Creed to create Creed Fleurrissimo. Supposedly, the late princess wore it for the first time on their wedding day in April 1956.
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I think the following pic has not been posted before, Grace enjoying a cup of tea or coffee at an official engagement in the late 1970s:

Grace
LOVELY picture! Thanks Iceflower!
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Great pic Ice I think it was taken around 1979-1980 when the family was in Gstaad or somewhere in Austria.
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Princess Grace

Now don't kill me for asking this, but is Princess Grace like Princess Diana? I mean, I know who she is obviously ( I love Peirre and Andrea) but I don't know that much about her. Can someone give me any info?
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There will be a show on the french channel, France 3, to celebrate the late Princess. It will be presented by Stephane Bern, a royal specialist on Monday, September 3rd at 8.50 PM.
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I was looking for a book on Princess Grace at Border's. Their computer announces a book entitled "Grace" (I think ) for January 2008. Anybody knows anything about this upcoming book ?
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i just watched high society on TCM. sigh there will never be another princess as beautiful as she was, just magic.
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I was looking for a book on Princess Grace at Border's. Their computer announces a book entitled "Grace" (I think ) for January 2008. Anybody knows anything about this upcoming book ?
Hi, I think this might be the one: Princess Grace by Mary Hoffman, due to be published in January by Frances Lincoln isbn number 978 184507 5323
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Thanks for the very detailed info! Do you know anything about it ? About the author ? About why a new book on Princess Grace ? I am really curious and excited !
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LIFE Magazine has just released (September, 2007 issue) a BEAUTIFUL photo tribute to the late Princess Grace. The entire magazine issue is exclusively Grace photos - many of which I have never seen before (and I thought I saw them all!). It's truly worth purchasing.
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Can you scan some, for us who don't have acces to Life?
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