This Royal Bride Wore a Dramatic Caped Wedding Dress in Paris


We don’t blame you if you were transfixed with photos of Jennifer Lawrence’s wedding guests this weekend, but you might have missed a royal affair in Paris. Jean-Christophe, Prince Napoléon married Countess Olympia von und zu Arco-Zinneberg in a regal ceremony at Les Invalides cathedral. The groom is a descendant of Napoleon Bonaparte, while the bride is a descendant of the last emperor of Austria.

With this kind of pedigree, you can bet that the wedding attracted a slew of fellow posh guests, including Princess Beatrice, Princess Alessandra de Osma, and Olympia of Greece. As for the bride’s look, she wore a lace Oscar de la Renta gown with a short cape-a bold, statement-making dress for a royal. Scroll down to see all the photos from Countess Olympia’s wedding.