Here Are 8 Ways To Get Glam Like Grace Kelly: Shopping Fix

17 May 2014 by

Grace Kelly in her acting hey-day! (Getty)

At long last that much-anticipated Grace Kelly movie, 'Grace of Monaco' starring Nicole Kidman is about to touch down in cinemas after a long and bumpy journey from the editing suite to the silver screen.

Regardless of the contentions around the film, we can certainly expect dazzling dresses and lots of '50s fabulousness. Be still our beating hearts!

To get us in the mood for the movie, we've found the best Grace Kelly buys on offer, even if you don’t have a Princessy budget. So here are 8 ways to get the Grace Kelly look (tiara optional).

1. Flirt With Full Skirts + An Off The Shoulder Crop Top

FROM LEFT:  Blue full skirt, £800, Roksanda Ilincic at Net-a-porter; yellow skirt, £650, Carven at Avenue32 and pink skirt, £50, Oasis

2. Covet A Coat With Class

FROM LEFT: Green coat, £1595, Roland Mouret at and yellow coat, £75, Topshop (Tumblr)

3. Pop Some Print With A White Blouse

CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: White pussy bow blouse, £34.99, Mango; White embroidered blouse, £180, Jaeger; Red printed trousers, £38, Topshop; Blue printed trousers, £59, Boden and Printed trousers, £595, Michael Van Der Ham at Net-a-porter

4. Work A High Waisted White Bikini

FROM LEFT: Tied bikini, £270, Lisa Marie Fernandez; Stap bikini set, £20, Motel Rocks at ASOS and bandeux bikini, £280, Jason Wu at Net-a-porter (Tumblr)

5. Sharpen Your Pencil Skirt With A Sleeveless Shirt

FROM LEFT: White shirt, £230, McQ at Net-a-porter; Pencil skirt, £119, Ted Baker (Tumblr)

6. Get Waisted During The Day

FROM LEFT: Grey dress, £119, Hobbs; Pink gingham dress, £540, Thierry Colson at Avenue 32 and Black tiered dress, £1960, Oscar de la Renta (Tumbr)

7. ...And Get Shirty On Holiday

FROM LEFT: Cat eye sunglasses, £165, Taylor Morris; Espedrilles, £45, Office; Floral shirt, £365, Ostwald Hegason; Two tone sunglasses, £165, Taylor Morris and Navy printed shirt dress, £48, Urban Outfitters (Tumblr)

8. Finally, Don't Forget To Go All Out Glam

FROM LEFT: Blue strapless dress, £60, River Island; Red Gown, £2760, Maticevski; White strapless gown, £1210, Maticevski, and printed dress, £2295, Mary Katrantzou (Tumblr)

If that isn't enough Grace Kelly inspiration, take a look at the trailer for the new film starring Nicole Kidman below...


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