This Weekend Was Not Entirely Free of Froufy Royal Weddings

POTSDAM, GERMANY - AUGUST 27:  Georg Friedrich Ferdinand Prince of Prussia smiles to his wife Princess Sophie of Prussia as they leave their religious wedding ceremony in the Friedenskirche Potsdam on August 27, 2011 in Potsdam, Germany.  (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)
Princess Sophie of Prince Georg of Prussia. Photo: Andreas Rentz/2011 Getty Images

Princess Sophie of Isenburg, who looks and sounds like Sofia Coppola's tulle-loving, veil-wearing, bridal alter ego, wed Prince Georg Friedrich Ferdinand of Prussia outside of Potsdam, Germany, this weekend. The 35-year-old bride, who works as a consultant in Berlin, wore an elaborate tiered dress with an enormously fluffy long train by German designer Wolfgang Joop. Her diamond tiara is a family heirloom. Not to be too outdone, the groom wore a top hat and tails.

Old-Fashioned, Frilly Dresses Rule at German Royal Wedding [IBT]