Duchess Kate at World Mental Health Day reception

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For a celebratory mental health reception, The Duchess of Cambridge chose a powder blue lace midi dress, by Alice Temperley. The ‘Eclipse’ dress featured long sleeves with ruffles to the wrist, accentuated by a black velvet ribbon tie. The shape was A-line, with cotton skirt panels, and sheer lace sleeves and shoulders. The lace neck detail […]

Second day of Passchendaele commemorations in Belgium for Kate

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On the second day of commemorating Passchendaele in Belgium, The Duchess of Cambridge wore a new Catherine Walker coat with floral embroidery. Kate chose the ‘Melrose’ coat dress by Catherine Walker, and while the pictures make it look on the grey/taupe side, the label describes it as ‘dusky pink’. It is made of wool and […]

Kate in Berlin for #RoyalVisitGermany

The Duchess of Cambridge chose cornflower blue – a nod to the flower of Germany – in Berlin today; more details on her meeting Angela Merkel and more here. Kate’s Catherine Walker coat featured 3/4 sleeves, three large fabric buttons to the waist, and a full skirt, fuller than the original. The other difference was […]

Queen’s birthday party in Poland for Kate

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To end the first day of #RoyalVisitPoland, The Duchess of Cambridge opted for a Polish designer and an unusual 3D effect dress. Gosia Baczyńska was the Duchess’ new label, one of the best known designers from the country. The sleeveless midi-dress featured ‘jagged’ pleats in the skirt, some of which were lined with black piping, leaf […]

Kate’s first day of #RoyalVisitPoland

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Arriving in Warsaw, The Duchess of Cambridge chose the national colours of Poland to begin her official visit. Kate wore a white v-neck peplum coat dress by Alexander McQueen, teaming it with red accessories as a nod to her host country. The piece is simply called ‘peplum coat’ and is created in a wool/silk twill […]

Sophie at opening day of Royal Ascot

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The Countess of Wessex looked radiant in vibrant green on the first day of Royal Ascot. Embed from Getty Images Sophie’s dress was a bespoke piece from Emilia Wickstead, based on the ‘Fabia’ dress (thanks to Anna from HRH CoW blog). Made from crepe, it featured a nipped-in bodice thanks to some vertical seams, a […]

Princess Eugenie at Royal Ascot

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For the first day of Royal Ascot, Princess Eugenie chose a dark patterned dress and unusual wide-brimmed saucer hat. Eugenie’s dress was a simple fit and flare shape in black, with a white daisy print; quite cute! The outer layer was chiffon-like and it appeared to have a slip or lining to it. She wore […]

Kate’s second time at Royal Ascot

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It was white lace once more for Duchess Kate yesterday, at the opening of Royal Ascot. The McQueen dress comes from the brand’s Resort 2017 collection, an adaptation of the ‘lace mini dress’. Made from cotton and silk, the white piece seems a sensible option for the hot temperatures of the south of England. It features […]

Sophie attends Chelsea Flower Show

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The Countess of Wessex attended the Chelsea Flower Show on Monday, and chose a suitably flowery tone of pink. Sophie’s dress featured bell or fluted sleeves (on almost every garment on sale currently), a fit and flare skirt which fell below the knee, and a t-shirt neckline. The piece came from Valentino at £1949. She […]

Kate at Pippa Middleton’s country wedding with George & Charlotte

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Whilst she wasn’t a matron of honour to her sister, The Duchess of Cambridge was certainly fulfilling that role at Pippa’s wedding today. Instead of a white dress, Kate was in a dusky rose ensemble. Embed from Getty Images Catherine’s dress was a bespoke piece from Alexander McQueen; it resembles the green McQueen gown she wore […]