Princess Charlene missed the Rose Ball - her second absence in a row from the event
Just like last year Princess Charlene took a pass bt even in her absence. the Rose Ball in aid of the Princess Grace Foundation still gave us some thrilling frocks to look at - and a couple of moments when we wondered just what on earth they were wearing. Sit back and enjoy five looks from a ball of roses.
The winner of the fairytale, Cinderella, take me to the ball right now gown is Beatrice Borromeo. In her first appearance at the Rose Ball as a married woman she stunned and then some with this red princess gown that was so gorgeous no one could take their eyes off it and so big no one else could get in a picture with her. This is a proper ball gown, reminiscent of Crown Princess Victoria's fabulous dress for the 2014 Nobel Prize ceremony, and it won the style stakes in Monaco hands down last night.