Archives for October 2011

Kate attends In Kind Direct gala dinner in silver Amanda Wakeley dress

On October 26th 2014, Catherine the Duchess of Cambridge attended her first solo event as a member of the royal family, attending a dinner at Clarence House for the Prince of Wales’ charity In Kind Direct. Kate stood in as a last minute replacement for the Prince of Wales, who needed to fly to Saudi Arabia to pay his respects after the death of Crown Prince Sultan. Kate's dress: Kate wore a stunning floor-length light aqua-coloured evening gown, with flowing grecian-style pleated … [Read more...]

Kate wears red Beulah London dress for 100 Women in Hedge Funds Gala

On October 13th 2011, Catherine and William attended a low key gala event in benefit of a Child Bereavement Charity, organised by the '100 Women in Hedge Funds' initiative. Prince William has been Patron of 100 Women in Hedge Funds since October 2009. Kate's outfit: To the charity gala evening, Kate wore a bright red full length (maxi) dress, with a plunge neckline, flared sleeves and a tie around the waist. The dress is by Beulah London.  It is known as the Sarai dress and … [Read more...]

Let’s talk hosiery: Kate Middleton’s tights

Today we're talking about Kate Middleton's tights, (hosiery, pantyhose, hose... whatever you call it!)  Love it or hate it, thanks to Kate, tights are now a hot topic in fashion.  Duchess Kate is known for her love of sheer hosiery - and she has brought them back into the forefront of fashion! Kate during her tour of Canada, where she regularly wore tights (hose) under her dresses. Images courtesy of Canadian Tourism Commission. Does Kate wear John Lewis' non-slip tights? Many of … [Read more...]