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Thirteen Style Picks Fit For Philly Princess Grace Kelly

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She may have moved to Manhattan at an early age to start a career in modeling and acting, but Grace Kelly was always a Philly girl at heart. Born in Philadelphia in 1929, the society girl-turned-Oscar-winning actress was catapulted to fame as Alfred Hitchcock's muse before she progressed to her real starring role as Princess of Monaco—but we remember best for her impeccable American style. Always polished and perfectly coiffed, Kelly's wardrobe was marked by bows, lace, collars, pearls, hats—all things ladylike and prim. Click through the slideshow above for local fashion finds inspired by the late Princess.
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