Saturday, March 15, 2014
Couture Wedding: Andrea Casiraghi, second in line of succession to the throne of Monaco and Tatiana Santo Domingo (in Valentino custom Haute Couture)--wedding in Gstaad Switzerland
Last month a "Royal Wedding" occurred to not much fanfare: the wedding of the second in line to the Monagesque throne, 29 year-old Andrea Casiraghi (Princess Caroline of Hanover's eldest son) and Tatiana Santo Domingo, heiress and socialite, in a Roman Catholic wedding in the village of Rougemont in Switzerland. Tatiana's father who passed away in 2009, was listed as the second richest man in Colombia by Forbes , and her mother is from Brazil.
South American-Euro Royal: NY-born Colombian-Brazilian Tatiana Santo Domingo and Andrea Casiraghi of Monaco
Civil Wedding Pretty: This was Andrea and Tatiana's second wedding as they had already held a civil wedding service in Monaco in August (above photo)
The beautiful 30-year-old bride wore a bespoke Valentino Haute Couture gown and an elegant cream fur cape. Her long dark hair was swept into an chignon and held in place with a glittering tiara.
Monaco's royal Andrea, 29, who arrived at the church by car, sported a smart grey suit. The 11th century church had been transformed into a winter wonderland, adorned with boughs and urns of flowers, some of which came from Paris. Candles added to the magical atmosphere. Andrea and Tatiana, who are a notoriously private couple, had made every effort to keep the wedding an intimate affair and Monegasque police stood guard outside. Guests, who included, Andrea's mother Princess Caroline, Prince Albert...
Tiara Bride: Tatiana Santo Domingo in the car on the way to her wedding, looking every bit a "Royal Bride"--Could she be the next "Monaco Princess"? That multimillion dollar tiara tells me yes, possibly.
Armani Prive sketches of Beatrice Borromeo's coat and gown--Tatiana Santo Somingo and Andrea Casiraghi's Wedding
Princess Caroline of Hanover--the Groom's Mother--wore Chanel Haute Couture. Princess Caroline featured a long boucle coat and gown from Chanel Haute Couture Fall 2012 collection:
Chanel Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2012
Many Bouquets to the Happy Royal Couple!