Archives for June 2012

Kate wears blue Erdem dress for Trooping the Colour ceremony

In 2012, Kate joined the Royal Family for her second Trooping the Colour ceremony, a special celebration that marks the Queen’s birthday.  Kate travelled in the procession with Camilla, both ladies looked elegant in blue: The Queen wore a canary yellow outfit. You may recognise it from Kate and William's wedding in 2011.  Here we take a look at The Queen (left) and a picture of Kate laughing with Prince Philip on the balcony during the traditional Royal Air Force flyover … [Read more...]

Kate attends the wedding of Emily McCorquodale and James Hutt

You can really tell it's wedding season, as Kate was spotted at yet another wedding today!    Kate was accompanied by both Princes William and Harry to the occasion, where the Princes' cousin Emily McCorquodale was marrying James Hutt.  The wedding took place in Stoke Rochford, a small village located in Lincolnshire. For the wedding, Kate wore a number of recycled pieces, most of which you’ll recognise from previous official occasions and events: … [Read more...]

Get Kate’s Style: Lace Alexander McQueen look-a-like from the Queen’s Jubilee service

We can't deny that Kate's outfit for the Queen's Jubilee service was absolutely stunning yesterday and after the Queen herself, Kate was the best dressed lady in St. Paul's. The lace Alexander McQueen number appears to have been custom designed for Kate, so there's little chance of us ladies snagging the style off the peg.  Even if the dress was part of McQueen's current collection and available to buy in stores, it would still cost a small fortune to buy. Enter my "RepliKate" I found … [Read more...]

Kate accompanies the Queen & Royal Family for special jubilee service at St. Paul’s Cathedral

Today, the Queen and the Royal Family marked the last day of the Diamond Jubilee weekend with a special Service of Thanksgiving at St Paul’s Cathedral. The morning service included a special prayer given for the Queen and her Diamond Jubilee. Most of the Royal Family and a number of key politicians took part in the proceedings too. Kate's outfit: The Duchess wore a peach lace dress by British label Alexander McQueen. She opted for her trusty L.K. Bennett Sledge pumps in … [Read more...]

Kate attends the Queen’s Jubilee Concert at Buckingham Palace

Tonight Kate attended the Queen’s Jubilee Concert along with a number of prominent members of the Royal Family, including Prince Charles, The Duchess of Cornwall, Princes Harry and William, plus Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie. The Queen joined in with the festivities later in the evening. … [Read more...]

Kate joins river pageant as Queen leads flotilla down the River Thames

On June 3rd 2012, Queen Elizabeth II led a flotilla of more than 1,000 boats along the River Thames to mark her Diamond Jubilee. This is only the second time in history that a monarch has celebrated a 60-year rein on the throne (The Queen's great grandmother Queen Victoria celebrated the same achievement back in 1896.) The River Pageant: Onboard The Spirit of Chartwell, at the centrepiece of the flotilla, the Queen was accompanied by immediate members of the Royal Family, including the … [Read more...]